Affordable Housing In Newburgh
Orange County, New York

27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Newburgh

Liberty Square Apartments

497 Liberty St.
Newburgh, NY
$999-1,038
2-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Varick Homes

121 Varick Homes
Newburgh, NY
Subsidized

Mullin Apartments

42 Mullins Apts
Newburgh, NY

173 First Street

181 1st St
Newburgh, NY
HCV Welcome

109 Montgomery Street

109 Montgomery St
Newburgh, NY
HCV Welcome

31 and 33 South Miller Street

31 S Miller St
Newburgh, NY
HCV Welcome

City Terrace Apartments

206 Broadway
Newburgh, NY
HCV Welcome

Burton Towers

36 Cerone Pl
Newburgh, NY
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
HCV Welcome
Subsidized

Fogarty Apartments

162 Johnston St
Newburgh, NY

Dubois Street Apartments

104 Dubois St
Newburgh, NY
HCV Welcome

Housing Authorities that serve Newburgh

Housing Authority Programs
Newburgh Housing Authourity Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
PathStone Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Newburgh, New York

According to federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research, there are 27 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,445 affordable apartments for rent in Newburgh, New York. Newburgh features 390 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 1,055 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Newburgh.

Newburgh, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 27
Total Low Income Apartments 1,445
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 390
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

Newburgh is a City in Orange 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 Newburgh are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Newburgh

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

Area Median Income In Newburgh

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 Newburgh, the AMI is calculated from all households within Orange County.

In Newburgh, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,600

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 Newburgh

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 Newburgh HUD Rental Assistance in Newburgh

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $20,300 $23,200 $26,100 $29,000 $31,350 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $33,850 $38,650 $43,500 $48,300 $52,200 $56,050 $59,900 $63,800
80% of Median $52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700
Low Income Housing Tax Credits in Newburgh

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program aims to create affordable rental housing for low and very low income families.

From 1992 to 2007, 17 low income apartment communities containing 1,119 rental apartments have been constructed and made affordable to low income persons in Newburgh by the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Newburgh

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
50% of Median $33,850 $38,650 $43,500 $48,300 $52,200 $56,050 $59,900 $63,800
60% of Median $40,620 $46,380 $52,200 $57,960 $62,640 $67,260 $71,880 $76,560

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Newburgh is $52,200 a year, or $4,350 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $4,350 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $1,305 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $846 $906 $1,088 $1,256 $1,401 $1,546
60% $1,016 $1,088 $1,305 $1,508 $1,682 $1,856
Fair Market Rents in Newburgh

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$1,021 $1,112 $1,397 $1,780 $2,049