Affordable Housing In Broome County
New York

34 Low Income Apartment Communities In Broome County

Woodburn Court II

100 Susquehanna St
Binghamton, New York
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Windsor Woods Senior Apartments

49 Grove St
Windsor, New York
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Woodburn Court

21 Exchange St
Binghamton, New York
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

100 Chenango Place

100 Chenango Pl
Binghamton, New York
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized

Century Sunrise

135 Baldwin St
Johnson City, New York
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Lincoln Court Apartments

21 New St
Binghamton, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Metro Plaza Apartments

110 Chenango Pl
Binghamton, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Marian Apartments

701 Hooper Rd
Endicott, New York
Subsidized

Broome County

316 Glenwood Rd
Binghamton, New York
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Wells Apartments

299 Floral Ave
Johnson City, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Broome County, New York

There are 34 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,860 affordable apartments for rent in Broome County, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Broome County, New York

Broome County features 1,367 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 Broome County, New York

There are 493 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Broome County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Broome County, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Broome County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Broome County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Broome County, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $770 and $941.

2022 Broome County, New York 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
Broome County, New York Fair Market Rent $634 $668 $855 $1,136 $1,255
Broome County, New York Payment Standard Range $571 to $697 $601 to $735 $770 to $941 $1,022 to $1,250 $1,130 to $1,381

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Broome County, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 34
Total Low Income Apartments 1,860
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,367
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.3%
Average Renter Household Size 2.15
Average Household Size 2.37
Median Household Income $46,261 ±$1,079
Median Rent $703 ±$11
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.49% ± 2.04pp
Total Population 198,093

Population and Household Demographics

Broome County is a county in New York with a population of 198,093. There are 79,132 households in the county with an average household size of 2.37 persons. 34.3% of households in Broome County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Broome County

The median gross income for households in Broome County is $46,261 a year, or $3,855 a month. The median rent for the county is $703 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Broome County, a household making less than $2,343 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.49% of households who rent are overburdened in Broome County.

Area Median Income In Broome 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 Broome County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,800

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 Broome 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 Broome County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Broome County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,200 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Broome County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,350 $28,950 $32,550 $36,150 $39,050 $41,950 $44,850 $47,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Broome County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,500 $46,300 $52,100 $57,850 $62,500 $67,150 $71,750 $76,400

Cities In Broome County

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City Served By
Barker
Binghamton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Binghamton is the Binghamton Housing Authority.
Binghamton University
Chenango
Chenango Bridge
Colesville
Conklin
Deposit
Dickinson
Endicott
Endwell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Endwell is the Town of Union Department of Planning.
Fenton
Glen Aubrey
Johnson City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Johnson City is the Town of Union Department of Planning.
Kirkwood
Lisle
Maine
Nanticoke
Port Dickinson
Sanford
Triangle
Union The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Union is the Town of Union Department of Planning.
Vestal The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Vestal is the Town of Union Department of Planning.
Whitney Point
Windsor