Affordable Housing In Dutchess County
New York

46 Low Income Apartment Communities In Dutchess County

Meadow Ridge I & II

100 Meadowridge Cir
Beacon, NY
HCV Welcome

Red Hook Commons II

11 Laura Ln
Red Hook, NY
HCV Welcome

St Simeon II Senior Citizens Housing

9 Hilltop Ct
Poughkeepsie, NY
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

The Kings Apartments

20 Pine Dr
Pawling, NY
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

St Anna Apartments

24 Beechwood Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Davies South Terrace Apartments

2 S Davies Ter
Beacon, NY
Subsidized

Castle Court at Concord Village

386 Van Wagner Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Wells Manor

6811 Route 9
Rhinebeck, NY
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

400 Main St

417 Main St
Poughkeepsie, NY
HCV Welcome

Dr Martin Luther King Gardens

109 Delafield St
Poughkeepsie, NY

Housing Authorities that serve Dutchess County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Dutchess County

Housing Authority Programs
The City of Beacon Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
City of Poughkeepsie Office of Section 8 Housing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dutchess County, New York

There are 46 low income housing apartment communities offering 3,804 affordable apartments for rent in Dutchess County, New York. Dutchess County features 2,201 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 1,603 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Dutchess County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Dutchess County, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 46
Total Low Income Apartments 3,804
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 2,201
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.95%
Average Renter Household Size 2.29
Average Household Size 2.61
Median Household Income $71,904 ±$1,193
Median Rent $1,130 ±$14
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.18% ± 2.27pp
Total Population 296,928

Population and Household Demographics

Dutchess County is a County in New York with a population of 296,928. There are 106,771 households in the county with an average household size of 2.61 persons. 30.95% of households in Dutchess County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dutchess County

The median gross income for households in Dutchess County is $71,904 a year, or $5,992 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,130 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dutchess County, a household making less than $3,767 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.18% of households who rent are overburdened in Dutchess County.1

Area Median Income In Dutchess 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 Dutchess County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,600

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 Dutchess 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 Dutchess County HUD Rental Assistance in Dutchess County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $20,300 $23,200 $26,100 $29,000 $31,350 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $33,850 $38,650 $43,500 $48,300 $52,200 $56,050 $59,900 $63,800
80% of Median $52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700
Fair Market Rents in Dutchess County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$1,021 $1,112 $1,397 $1,780 $2,049

Cities In Dutchess County

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City Listings Served By
Town of Poughkeepsie 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Town of Poughkeepsie are the City of Poughkeepsie Office of Section 8 Housing and PathStone.
Rhinebeck 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rhinebeck is the PathStone.
Millbrook 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Millbrook is the PathStone.
Staatsburg 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Staatsburg is the PathStone.
Beacon 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Beacon are the The City of Beacon Housing Authority and PathStone.
Tivoli 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tivoli is the PathStone.
Pawling 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pawling is the PathStone.
Wappingers Falls 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wappingers Falls is the PathStone.
Fishkill 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fishkill is the PathStone.
City of Poughkeepsie 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve City of Poughkeepsie are the Poughkeepsie Housing Authority, City of Poughkeepsie Office of Section 8 Housing and PathStone.
Amenia 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Amenia is the PathStone.
Arlington 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arlington is the PathStone.
Beekman 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beekman is the PathStone.
Brinckerhoff 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brinckerhoff is the PathStone.
Clinton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clinton is the PathStone.
Crown Heights 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crown Heights is the PathStone.
Dover 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dover is the PathStone.
Dover Plains 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dover Plains is the PathStone.
East Fishkill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Fishkill is the PathStone.
Fairview 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fairview is the PathStone.
Freedom Plains 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freedom Plains is the PathStone.
Haviland 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haviland is the PathStone.
Hillside Lake 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hillside Lake is the PathStone.
Hopewell Junction 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hopewell Junction is the PathStone.
Hyde Park 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hyde Park is the PathStone.
La Grange 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves La Grange is the PathStone.
Merritt Park 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Merritt Park is the PathStone.
Milan 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milan is the PathStone.
Millerton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Millerton is the PathStone.
Myers Corner 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Myers Corner is the PathStone.
North East 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North East is the PathStone.
Pine Plains 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Plains is the PathStone.
Pleasant Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pleasant Valley is the PathStone.
Poughkeepsie 26 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Poughkeepsie is the PathStone.
Red Hook 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Red Hook is the PathStone.
Red Oaks Mill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Red Oaks Mill is the PathStone.
Rhinecliff 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rhinecliff is the PathStone.
Salt Point 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Salt Point is the PathStone.
Spackenkill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Spackenkill is the PathStone.
Stanford 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stanford is the PathStone.
Titusville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Titusville is the PathStone.
Union Vale 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Union Vale is the PathStone.
Wappinger 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wappinger is the PathStone.
Washington 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washington is the PathStone.