Affordable Housing In Long Branch
Monmouth County, New Jersey

Affordable Housing programs support 679 income based apartments in Long Branch where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 244 affordable apartments in Long Branch that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Long Branch, New Jersey

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

Oceanpointe Towers

10 Pavilion Avenue
Long Branch, New Jersey
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Woodrow Wilson Commons

520 High St
Long Branch, New Jersey
Affordable

Seaview Manor

2 Hope Lane
Long Branch, New Jersey

Monmouth Ucp Housing

465 Dewey St
Long Branch, New Jersey
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Washington Manor

178 Ocean Ave
Long Branch, New Jersey
Rent Assisted

Operation Life

384 2nd Ave
Long Branch, New Jersey
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Kennedy Tws

36 Rockwell Ave
Long Branch, New Jersey

Gregory School Garrett Estates Annex

157 7th Ave
Long Branch, New Jersey
Affordable

Hobart Manor

1 Hobart Mnr
Long Branch, New Jersey

President Estates

160 Central Ave
Long Branch, New Jersey
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Public Housing Agencies Serving Long Branch, 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.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Long Branch Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency
Monmouth County Public Housing Agency 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 Long Branch.

Long Branch, New Jersey Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Long Branch, New Jersey

Long Branch features 679 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 Long Branch, New Jersey

There are 244 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Long Branch.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Long Branch, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Long Branch landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Long Branch.

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

2023 Long Branch, 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
Long Branch, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $1,146 $1,279 $1,602 $2,193 $2,441
Long Branch, 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.

Long Branch, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 923
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 679
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 59.43%
Average Renter Household Size 2.53
Average Household Size 2.55
Median Household Income $48,327 ±$4,170
Median Rent $1,223 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.64% ± 5.32pp
Total Population 30,721

Population and Household Demographics

Long Branch is a city in Monmouth County, New Jersey with a population of 30,721. There are 11,973 households in the city with an average household size of 2.55 persons. 59.43% of households in Long Branch are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Long Branch

The median gross income for households in Long Branch is $48,327 a year, or $4,027 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,223 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Long Branch, a household making less than $4,077 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Long Branch.

Area Median Income In Long Branch

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 Long Branch, the AMI is calculated from all households within Monmouth County.

In Long Branch, 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 Long Branch

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 Long Branch

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Long Branch 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 Long Branch 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 Long Branch 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