Affordable Housing In Cattaraugus County
New York

27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Cattaraugus County

Portville Square Apartments

90 S Main St
Portville, NY
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers
62+

Brookside Community

301 W Henley St
Olean, NY
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Cattaraugus Rehab Center

3583 Route 16
Hinsdale, NY
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

R and a Grant Housing

310 N 6th St
Olean, NY
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Aspen Towers

350 Front St
Olean, NY
Subsidized

Yorkshire Corners

12089 County Line Rd
Delevan, NY
Accepts Vouchers

Maple Leaf Apartments

107 S Main St
Franklinville, NY

Delevan Village Apartments

1014 N Main St
Delevan, NY
Accepts Vouchers

Little Valley Terrace

415 Court St
Little Valley, NY
Accepts Vouchers

Little Valley Estates

114 1st St
Little Valley, NY
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Cattaraugus County

Housing Authority Programs
Cattaraugus Development Corporation

Other Housing Authorities located in Cattaraugus County

Housing Authority Programs
Olean Housing Authority Public Housing
City of Salamanca Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Cattaraugus County, New York

There are 27 low income housing apartment communities offering 973 affordable apartments for rent in Cattaraugus County, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Cattaraugus County, New York

Cattaraugus County features 563 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 Cattaraugus County, New York

There are 410 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Cattaraugus County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Cattaraugus County, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Cattaraugus County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Cattaraugus County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Cattaraugus County, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $644 and $788.

2020 Cattaraugus 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
Fair Market Rent $585 $585 $716 $993 $1,101
Payment Standard Range $527 to $644 $527 to $644 $644 to $788 $894 to $1,092 $991 to $1,211

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Cattaraugus County, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 27
Total Low Income Apartments 973
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 563
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.69%
Average Renter Household Size 2.29
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $42,601 ±$1,264
Median Rent $617 ±$15
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.26% ± 3.18pp
Total Population 78,962

Population and Household Demographics

Cattaraugus County is a County in New York with a population of 78,962. There are 31,635 households in the county with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 28.69% of households in Cattaraugus County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Cattaraugus County

The median gross income for households in Cattaraugus County is $42,601 a year, or $3,550 a month. The median rent for the county is $617 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Cattaraugus County, a household making less than $2,057 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.26% of households who rent are overburdened in Cattaraugus County.1

Area Median Income In Cattaraugus 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 Cattaraugus County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,300

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 Cattaraugus 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 Cattaraugus County HUD Rental Assistance in Cattaraugus 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 Cattaraugus County

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City Listings Served By
Delevan 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Delevan is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Portville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Portville is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Franklinville 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Franklinville is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Randolph 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Randolph is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Little Valley 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Little Valley is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Olean 9 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Olean are the Olean Housing Authority and Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Hinsdale 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hinsdale is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Gowanda 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gowanda is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Salamanca 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Salamanca are the City of Salamanca and Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Cattaraugus 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cattaraugus is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Ellicottville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ellicottville is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Allegany 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Allegany is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
South Dayton 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Dayton is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Yorkshire 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yorkshire is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Allegany Reservation 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Allegany Reservation is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Ashford 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ashford is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Carrollton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carrollton is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Cattaraugus Reservation 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cattaraugus Reservation is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Coldspring 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coldspring is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Conewango 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Conewango is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Dayton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dayton is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
East Otto 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Otto is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
East Randolph 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Randolph is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Farmersville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Farmersville is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Freedom 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freedom is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Great Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Great Valley is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Humphrey 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Humphrey is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Ischua 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ischua is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Leon 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leon is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Lime Lake 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lime Lake is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Limestone 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Limestone is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Lyndon 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lyndon is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Machias 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Machias is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Mansfield 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mansfield is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Napoli 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Napoli is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
New Albion 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Albion is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Otto 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Otto is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Perrysburg 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Perrysburg is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Persia 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Persia is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Red House 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Red House is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
St. Bonaventure 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Bonaventure is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
South Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Valley is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
Weston Mills 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weston Mills is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.
West Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Valley is the Cattaraugus Development Corporation.