Affordable Housing In Lakewood Township
Ocean County, New Jersey

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Lakewood Township where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Lakewood Township that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Lakewood Township, New Jersey

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Lakewood Township. Go to the New Jersey Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Lakewood Township.

Affordable Housing Near Lakewood Township

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Lakewood Township, New Jersey

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Lakewood Township Residential Assistance Program Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the New Jersey Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Lakewood Township.

Lakewood Township, New Jersey Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Lakewood Township, New Jersey

Lakewood Township features 0 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Lakewood Township, New Jersey

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Lakewood Township.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lakewood Township, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Lakewood Township landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Lakewood Township.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lakewood Township, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,442 and $1,762.

2023 Lakewood Township, New Jersey Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Lakewood Township, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $1,146 $1,279 $1,602 $2,193 $2,441
Lakewood Township, New Jersey Payment Standard Range $1,031 to $1,261 $1,151 to $1,407 $1,442 to $1,762 $1,974 to $2,412 $2,197 to $2,685

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Lakewood Township, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Lakewood Township is a city in Ocean County, New Jersey with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Lakewood Township are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lakewood Township

The median gross income for households in Lakewood Township is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Lakewood Township

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Lakewood Township, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ocean County.

In Lakewood Township, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $123,600

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Lakewood Township

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Lakewood Township

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Lakewood Township AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$25,600 $29,250 $32,900 $36,550 $39,500 $42,400 $45,350 $48,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Lakewood Township AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$42,650 $48,750 $54,850 $60,900 $65,800 $70,650 $75,550 $80,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Lakewood Township AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050