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Affordable Housing In Dundee
Yates County, New York

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Dundee

Highland Park Apartments

65 Highland Dr
Dundee, New York
Income Based
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers

St Marks Terrace Dundee

36 Millard St
Dundee, New York
Elderly Supportive Housing

Rushville Family Housing

35 Hollister St
Dundee, New York
Accepts Vouchers

Conifer Dundee Associates

28 Millard St
Dundee, New York
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Dundee

Housing Authority Programs
PathStone Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dundee, New York

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 239 affordable apartments for rent in Dundee, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Dundee, New York

Dundee features 39 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 Dundee, New York

There are 200 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Dundee.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Dundee, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Dundee landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Dundee.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Dundee, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $698 and $853.

2020 Dundee, 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 $533 $644 $775 $1,046 $1,050
Payment Standard Range $480 to $586 $580 to $708 $698 to $853 $941 to $1,151 $945 to $1,155

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Dundee, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 239
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 39
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.21%
Average Renter Household Size 1.77
Average Household Size 2.11
Median Household Income $40,214 ±$6,932
Median Rent $577 ±$33
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.27% ± 11.87pp
Total Population 1,448

Population and Household Demographics

Dundee is a city in Yates County, New York with a population of 1,448. There are 686 households in the city with an average household size of 2.11 persons. 46.21% of households in Dundee are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dundee

The median gross income for households in Dundee is $40,214 a year, or $3,351 a month. The median rent for the city is $577 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dundee, a household making less than $1,923 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.27% of households who rent are overburdened in Dundee.

Area Median Income In Dundee

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 Dundee, the AMI is calculated from all households within Yates County.

In Dundee, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,600

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 Dundee

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 Dundee

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,850 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,750 $28,250 $31,800 $35,300 $38,150 $40,950 $43,800 $46,600
80% of Median $39,550 $45,200 $50,850 $56,500 $61,050 $65,550 $70,100 $74,600