Affordable Housing In Woodlynne
Camden County, New Jersey

Housing Authorities that serve Woodlynne

Housing Authority Programs
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Woodlynne, New Jersey

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Woodlynne, New Jersey.

Income Based Apartments in Woodlynne, New Jersey

Woodlynne 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 Woodlynne, New Jersey

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Woodlynne, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Woodlynne landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Woodlynne.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Woodlynne, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,134 and $1,386.

2021 Woodlynne, 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
Woodlynne, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $900 $1,040 $1,260 $1,567 $1,796
Woodlynne, New Jersey Payment Standard Range $810 to $990 $936 to $1,144 $1,134 to $1,386 $1,410 to $1,724 $1,616 to $1,976

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Woodlynne, 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 47.5%
Average Renter Household Size 3.77
Average Household Size 3.63
Median Household Income $40,913 ±$6,793
Median Rent $1,146 ±$67
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 63.5% ± 15.3pp
Total Population 2,970

Population and Household Demographics

Woodlynne is a city in Camden County, New Jersey with a population of 2,970. There are 819 households in the city with an average household size of 3.63 persons. 47.5% of households in Woodlynne are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Woodlynne

The median gross income for households in Woodlynne is $40,913 a year, or $3,409 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,146 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Woodlynne, a household making less than $3,820 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 63.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Woodlynne.

Area Median Income In Woodlynne

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 Woodlynne, the AMI is calculated from all households within Camden County.

In Woodlynne, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $94,500

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 Woodlynne

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 Woodlynne

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Woodlynne AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,850 $22,700 $25,550 $28,350 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Woodlynne AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,100 $37,800 $42,550 $47,250 $51,050 $54,850 $58,600 $62,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Woodlynne AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,950 $60,500 $68,050 $75,600 $81,650 $87,700 $93,750 $99,800