; Low Income Apartments For Rent in Lyncourt, NY

Lyncourt, New York Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Lyncourt, New York

Lyncourt 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 Lyncourt, New York

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lyncourt, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Lyncourt landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Lyncourt.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lyncourt, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $998 and $1,220.

2023 Lyncourt, 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
Lyncourt, New York Fair Market Rent $801 $897 $1,109 $1,367 $1,579
Lyncourt, New York Payment Standard Range $721 to $881 $807 to $987 $998 to $1,220 $1,230 to $1,504 $1,421 to $1,737

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Lyncourt, 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 23.09%
Average Renter Household Size 2.19
Average Household Size 2.25
Median Household Income $44,709 ±$7,122
Median Rent $813 ±$53
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 49.41% ± 19.03pp
Total Population 4,098

Population and Household Demographics

Lyncourt is a city in Onondaga County, New York with a population of 4,098. There are 1,823 households in the city with an average household size of 2.25 persons. 23.09% of households in Lyncourt are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lyncourt

The median gross income for households in Lyncourt is $44,709 a year, or $3,726 a month. The median rent for the city is $813 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lyncourt, a household making less than $2,710 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 49.41% of households who rent are overburdened in Lyncourt.

Area Median Income In Lyncourt

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 Lyncourt, the AMI is calculated from all households within Onondaga County.

In Lyncourt, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $93,300

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 Lyncourt

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 Lyncourt

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Lyncourt AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,600 $22,400 $25,200 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Lyncourt AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,700 $37,350 $42,000 $46,650 $50,400 $54,150 $57,850 $61,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Lyncourt AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,300 $59,750 $67,200 $74,650 $80,650 $86,600 $92,600 $98,550