Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Hornell, NY

Discover affordable housing in Hornell where there are 7+ 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.

Lincoln Gardens

373 Canisteo Street, Hornell, New York 14843

bed 1-2
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

River Bend Apartments

199 East Ave, Hornell, New York 14843

bed 1
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payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Maple Court Homes

480 Maple City Dr, Hornell, New York 14843

payment Subsidized

Seneca Street Station

16 Seneca St, Hornell, New York 14843

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Seneca Manor

7465 Seneca Rd N, Hornell, New York 14843

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Church Street Court

71 Church Street Ct, Hornell, New York 14843

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
accessibility Accessible

Hillside Manor

150 Greeley Ave, Hornell, New York 14843

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Hornell, New York

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Hornell, New York
$17.14/hour
$2.14 (+14%) more than New York minimum wage and $9.89 (+136%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Hornell, 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), Public Housing programs for Hornell, New York.

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

How many renters live in Hornell, New York?

The City of Hornell has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 43.74 percent of the population living in Hornell.

What is the rental market like in Hornell, New York?

There are an estimated housing units in the Hornell area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Hornell, New York, there are 1.11 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Hornell?

The rental vacancy rate in Hornell is 7 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 Hornell for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Hornell
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
93 522 670 560 45
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Hornell

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

How Much Is Rent in Hornell

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $743 to $1,497. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $743
One BR $759
Two BR $905
Three BR $1,167
Four BR $1,497
2024 Fair Market Rents in Hornell, New York

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

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 81 87 percent
One BR 435 83 percent
Two BR 389 58 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Hornell, New York

How many affordable rental units are in Hornell?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 236 Rental Assistance
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Hornell, New York

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

Income Based Apartments in Hornell, New York

Hornell features 289 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 Hornell, New York

There are 22 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hornell.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hornell, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hornell landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Hornell.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hornell, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $815 and $996.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.