Affordable Housing In Allegany County
New York

15 Low Income Apartment Communities In Allegany County

Brookhaven

689 Trapping Brook Road
Wellsville, New York
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Friendship Country Est

18 Pennsylvania Ave
Friendship, New York

Colony Park

95 Johnson St
Wellsville, New York
Subsidized

Belfast Manor Apartments

104 S Main St
Belfast, New York
Subsidized

Wellsville Senior Housing

152 Pine St
Wellsville, New York
Accepts Vouchers

Merriam Heights Apartments

200 Merriam Hts
Wellsville, New York
Subsidized

Erins Isle Apartments

3 Bristol St
Cuba, New York
Subsidized

State of New York

School St
Wellsville, New York
Accepts Vouchers

Alfred Senior Housing

34 Glen St
Alfred, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Bolivar Manor

351 Main St
Bolivar, New York
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Allegany County

Housing Authority Programs
ACCORD Corporation

Guide To Affordable Housing in Allegany County, New York

There are 15 low income housing apartment communities offering 555 affordable apartments for rent in Allegany County, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Allegany County, New York

Allegany County features 280 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 Allegany County, New York

There are 275 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Allegany County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Allegany County, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Allegany County landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Allegany County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Allegany County, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 15
Total Low Income Apartments 555
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 280
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.86%
Average Renter Household Size 2.16
Average Household Size 2.36
Median Household Income $42,776 ±$1,315
Median Rent $606 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.33% ± 4.15pp
Total Population 48,070

Population and Household Demographics

Allegany County is a County in New York with a population of 48,070. There are 18,285 households in the county with an average household size of 2.36 persons. 26.86% of households in Allegany County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Allegany County

The median gross income for households in Allegany County is $42,776 a year, or $3,565 a month. The median rent for the county is $606 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Allegany County, a household making less than $2,020 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Allegany County.1

Area Median Income In Allegany County

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.

In Allegany County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,600

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 Allegany County

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 Allegany County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,900 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,200 $26,500 $29,800 $33,100 $35,750 $38,400 $41,050 $43,700
80% of Median $37,100 $42,400 $47,700 $52,950 $57,200 $61,450 $65,700 $69,900

Cities In Allegany County

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City Listings Served By
Wellsville 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wellsville is the ACCORD Corporation.
Alfred 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alfred is the ACCORD Corporation.
Friendship 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Friendship is the ACCORD Corporation.
Bolivar 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bolivar is the ACCORD Corporation.
Belfast 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Belfast is the ACCORD Corporation.
Belmont 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Belmont is the ACCORD Corporation.
Cuba 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cuba is the ACCORD Corporation.
Houghton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Houghton is the ACCORD Corporation.
Allen 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Allen is the ACCORD Corporation.
Alma 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alma is the ACCORD Corporation.
Almond 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Almond is the ACCORD Corporation.
Amity 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Amity is the ACCORD Corporation.
Andover 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Andover is the ACCORD Corporation.
Angelica 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Angelica is the ACCORD Corporation.
Birdsall 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Birdsall is the ACCORD Corporation.
Burns 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burns is the ACCORD Corporation.
Canaseraga 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Canaseraga is the ACCORD Corporation.
Caneadea 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Caneadea is the ACCORD Corporation.
Centerville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Centerville is the ACCORD Corporation.
Clarksville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarksville is the ACCORD Corporation.
Fillmore 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fillmore is the ACCORD Corporation.
Genesee 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Genesee is the ACCORD Corporation.
Granger 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Granger is the ACCORD Corporation.
Grove 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grove is the ACCORD Corporation.
Hume 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hume is the ACCORD Corporation.
Independence 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Independence is the ACCORD Corporation.
New Hudson 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Hudson is the ACCORD Corporation.
Oil Springs Reservation 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oil Springs Reservation is the ACCORD Corporation.
Richburg 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Richburg is the ACCORD Corporation.
Rushford 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rushford is the ACCORD Corporation.
Scio 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scio is the ACCORD Corporation.
Stannards 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stannards is the ACCORD Corporation.
Ward 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ward is the ACCORD Corporation.
West Almond 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Almond is the ACCORD Corporation.
Willing 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Willing is the ACCORD Corporation.
Wirt 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wirt is the ACCORD Corporation.