Affordable Housing In Miller Place
Suffolk County, New York

Housing Authorities that serve Miller Place

Housing Authority Programs
Community Development Corporation of Long Island Inc Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Miller Place, New York

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

Income Based Apartments in Miller Place, New York

Miller Place 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 Miller Place, New York

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Miller Place, New York

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Miller Place, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,793 and $2,191.

2020 Miller Place, 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 $1,298 $1,624 $1,992 $2,563 $2,858
Payment Standard Range $1,168 to $1,428 $1,462 to $1,786 $1,793 to $2,191 $2,307 to $2,819 $2,572 to $3,144

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Miller Place, 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 5.65%
Average Renter Household Size 1.80
Average Household Size 2.97
Median Household Income $106,654 ±$21,177
Median Rent $1,263 ±$146
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 26.64% ± 20.63pp
Total Population 11,312

Population and Household Demographics

Miller Place is a City in Suffolk County, New York with a population of 11,312. There are 3,789 households in the city with an average household size of 2.97 persons. 5.65% of households in Miller Place are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Miller Place

The median gross income for households in Miller Place is $106,654 a year, or $8,888 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,263 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Miller Place, a household making less than $4,210 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 26.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Miller Place.1

Area Median Income In Miller Place

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 Miller Place, the AMI is calculated from all households within Suffolk County.

In Miller Place, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $124,000

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 Miller Place

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 Miller Place

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $26,050 $29,800 $33,500 $37,200 $40,200 $43,200 $46,150 $49,150
50% of Median $43,400 $49,600 $55,800 $62,000 $67,000 $71,950 $76,900 $81,850
80% of Median $62,300 $71,200 $80,100 $88,950 $96,100 $103,200 $110,300 $117,450