Affordable Housing In Geneva
Ontario County, New York

16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Geneva

ST FRANCIS

110 EXCHANGE ST
Geneva, New York
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

North Street Apartments

260 W North St
Geneva, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

The Seneca Apartments

529 Exchange St
Geneva, New York
Subsidized

Abbey Residences

824 Pre Emption Rd
Geneva, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Geneva Ymca Apartments

235 Genesee St
Geneva, New York

Geneva Ha Elmcrest Apartments

99 Lewis St
Geneva, New York

Geneva Ha Courtyard Apartments

10 Goodman St
Geneva, New York

15 N Exchange 34 Prospect Ave 7

15 N Exchange 34 Prospect Ave 7
Geneva, New York

Lyceum Housing Phase II

150 Lyceum St
Geneva, New York

The Woodlands at Northside Apartments

1111 Bluespruce Cir
Geneva, New York

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Geneva, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Geneva, New York

Housing Authority Programs
Geneva Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)
Rochester Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD); Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA); Family Unification Program (FUP)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Geneva, New York

There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 624 affordable apartments for rent in Geneva, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Geneva, New York

Geneva features 426 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 Geneva, New York

There are 198 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Geneva.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Geneva, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Geneva landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Geneva.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Geneva, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $935 and $1,143.

2022 Geneva, 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
Geneva, New York Fair Market Rent $727 $828 $1,039 $1,284 $1,409
Geneva, New York Payment Standard Range $654 to $800 $745 to $911 $935 to $1,143 $1,156 to $1,412 $1,268 to $1,550

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Geneva, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 624
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 426
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Geneva is a city in Ontario County, New York with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Geneva are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Geneva

The median gross income for households in Geneva is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Geneva

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 Geneva, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ontario County.

In Geneva, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $83,200

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 Geneva

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 Geneva

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Geneva AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,850 $19,250 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Geneva AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,100 $32,100 $36,100 $40,100 $43,350 $46,550 $49,750 $52,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Geneva AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,950 $51,350 $57,750 $64,150 $69,300 $74,450 $79,550 $84,700