Affordable Housing In Kingston
Ulster County, New York

Affordable Housing programs support 303 income based apartments in Kingston where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 443 affordable apartments in Kingston that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Kingston, New York

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

Spring Brook Village

3 Garraghan Dr
Kingston, New York
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Seven Greens

120 Lawrenceville Street
Kingston, New York
Rent Assisted

Energy Square

20 Cedar St
Kingston, New York
Affordable

Chambers Court

401 Chambers Dr
Kingston, New York
Affordable

Timothy Charest

585 Broadway
Kingston, New York
Affordable

Rondout Gardens

37 Rondout Dr
Kingston, New York

Stuyvesant Charter Apartments

101 Sheehan Ct
Kingston, New York

The Birches at Chambers

Maple Ln
Kingston, New York
Affordable

Birchwood Village

164 Flatbush Ave
Kingston, New York
Affordable

Community Residence for the Handicapped of Ulster

57 Summer St
Kingston, New York
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Public Housing Agencies Serving Kingston, 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.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Kingston Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Rural Ulster Preservation Company Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the New York Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Kingston.

Kingston, New York Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Kingston, New York

Kingston features 303 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 Kingston, New York

There are 443 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Kingston.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Kingston, New York

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Kingston, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,348 and $1,648.

2023 Kingston, 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
Kingston, New York Fair Market Rent $1,089 $1,155 $1,498 $1,961 $2,185
Kingston, New York Payment Standard Range $980 to $1,198 $1,040 to $1,271 $1,348 to $1,648 $1,765 to $2,157 $1,967 to $2,404

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Kingston, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 746
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 303
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

Kingston is a city in Ulster 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 Kingston are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Kingston

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

Area Median Income In Kingston

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 Kingston, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ulster County.

In Kingston, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,000

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 Kingston

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 Kingston

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Kingston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,200 $23,050 $25,950 $28,800 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Kingston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,600 $38,400 $43,200 $48,000 $51,850 $55,700 $59,550 $63,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Kingston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$53,800 $61,450 $69,150 $76,800 $82,950 $89,100 $95,250 $101,400