Farmingville, New York Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 33 income based apartments in Farmingville where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 224 affordable apartments in Farmingville that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Farmingville, New York

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Farmingville. Go to the New York Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Farmingville.

Options Supported Housing Project XIII

99 Granny Rd
Farmingville, New York
Rent Assisted
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Disabled Supportive Housing

Options Supported Housing Project XII

74 Morris Ave
Farmingville, New York
Rent Assisted
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Disabled Supportive Housing

Options Supported Housing Project X

189 Berkshire Dr
Farmingville, New York
Rent Assisted
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Disabled Supportive Housing

Island View

100 Vista View Dr
Farmingville, New York
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Affordable Housing Near Farmingville

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Farmingville, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Town of Brookhaven HCDIA Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Community Development Corporation of Long Island Inc Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the New York Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Farmingville.

Farmingville, New York Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Farmingville, New York

Farmingville features 33 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 Farmingville, New York

There are 224 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Farmingville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Farmingville, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Farmingville landlords $1,100 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Farmingville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Farmingville, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,067 and $2,527.

2023 Farmingville, 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
Farmingville, New York Fair Market Rent $1,536 $1,914 $2,297 $2,952 $3,245
Farmingville, New York Payment Standard Range $1,382 to $1,690 $1,723 to $2,105 $2,067 to $2,527 $2,657 to $3,247 $2,921 to $3,570

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Farmingville, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 257
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 33
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 11.9%
Average Renter Household Size 2.95
Average Household Size 3.29
Median Household Income $95,953 ±$6,499
Median Rent $1,940 ±$398
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 62.28% ± 18.27pp
Total Population 15,690

Population and Household Demographics

Farmingville is a city in Suffolk County, New York with a population of 15,690. There are 4,721 households in the city with an average household size of 3.29 persons. 11.9% of households in Farmingville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Farmingville

The median gross income for households in Farmingville is $95,953 a year, or $7,996 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,940 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Farmingville, a household making less than $6,467 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 62.28% of households who rent are overburdened in Farmingville.

Area Median Income In Farmingville

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 Farmingville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Suffolk County.

In Farmingville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $146,400

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 Farmingville

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 Farmingville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Farmingville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$30,550 $34,900 $39,250 $43,600 $47,100 $50,600 $54,100 $57,600
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Farmingville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$50,900 $58,150 $65,400 $72,650 $78,500 $84,300 $90,100 $95,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Farmingville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$67,450 $77,050 $86,700 $96,300 $104,050 $111,750 $119,450 $127,150