Affordable Housing In Jeffersonville
Sullivan County, New York

Housing Authorities that serve Jeffersonville

Housing Authority Programs
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Jeffersonville, New York

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Jeffersonville, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Jeffersonville, New York

Jeffersonville features 0 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 Jeffersonville, New York

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jeffersonville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jeffersonville, New York

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Jeffersonville, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $900 and $1,100.

2020 Jeffersonville, 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
Fair Market Rent $652 $806 $1,000 $1,259 $1,384
Payment Standard Range $587 to $717 $725 to $887 $900 to $1,100 $1,133 to $1,385 $1,246 to $1,522

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Jeffersonville, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.61%
Average Renter Household Size 2.00
Average Household Size 2.33
Median Household Income $41,250 ±$15,758
Median Rent $783 ±$36
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 59.68% ± 22.99pp
Total Population 387

Population and Household Demographics

Jeffersonville is a City in Sullivan County, New York with a population of 387. There are 149 households in the city with an average household size of 2.33 persons. 41.61% of households in Jeffersonville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jeffersonville

The median gross income for households in Jeffersonville is $41,250 a year, or $3,438 a month. The median rent for the city is $783 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jeffersonville, a household making less than $2,610 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 59.68% of households who rent are overburdened in Jeffersonville.1

Area Median Income In Jeffersonville

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 Jeffersonville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Sullivan County.

In Jeffersonville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $74,800

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 Jeffersonville

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 Jeffersonville HUD Rental Assistance in Jeffersonville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,750 $18,000 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $26,200 $29,950 $33,700 $37,400 $40,400 $43,400 $46,400 $49,400
80% of Median $41,900 $47,900 $53,900 $59,850 $64,650 $69,450 $74,250 $79,050