Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in East Patchogue, NY

Discover affordable housing in East Patchogue where there are 6+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Pinehurst, A Conifer Community

3000 Brookwood Circle, East Patchogue, New York 11772

Conifer Village Senior Apartments at Patchogue

1 Brookwood Lane, East Patchogue, New York 11772

Patchogue Senior Apartments II

201 Brookwood Ln, East Patchogue, New York 11772

Avery Village

1100 Village Dr, East Patchogue, New York 11772

South Country Homes

270 Patchogue Yaphank Rd, East Patchogue, New York 11772

Project Share IX

1 Woodberry Rd, East Patchogue, New York 11772

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In East Patchogue, New York
$32.50 (+217%) more than New York minimum wage and $40.25 (+555%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve East Patchogue, New York?

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for East Patchogue, New York.

Go to the New York Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near East Patchogue.

How many renters live in East Patchogue, New York?

The City of East Patchogue has 21,449 people living in 8,011 households.

There are 3,935 renters living in 2,108 renter households in this City. Renters make up 18.35 percent of the population living in East Patchogue.

What is the rental market like in East Patchogue, New York?

There are an estimated 8,569 housing units in the East Patchogue area. Of these, 2,281 units are rental homes, making up 27 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in East Patchogue, New York, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in East Patchogue?

The rental vacancy rate in East Patchogue is 8 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in East Patchogue for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in East Patchogue
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
20 1,203 675 71 91
Occupied Rental Units by Size in East Patchogue

A large number of apartments in East Patchogue have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in East Patchogue are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 58 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 37 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in East Patchogue

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,708 to $3,521. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,708
One BR $2,144
Two BR $2,508
Three BR $3,246
Four BR $3,521
2024 Fair Market Rents in East Patchogue, New York

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in East Patchogue?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 15 75 percent
One BR 559 46 percent
Two BR 65 10 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in East Patchogue, New York

How many affordable rental units are in East Patchogue?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in East Patchogue, New York including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 293
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 301
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 1
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 22
Tracked Units by Federal Program in East Patchogue, New York

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in East Patchogue, New York

East Patchogue features 313 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 East Patchogue, New York

There are 329 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in East Patchogue.

Housing Choice Vouchers in East Patchogue, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay East Patchogue landlords $1,200 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in East Patchogue.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in East Patchogue, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,257 and $2,759.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.