Orangeburg, New York Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 10 income based apartments in Orangeburg where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Orangeburg that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Orangeburg, New York

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

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220 Kings Hwy
Orangeburg, New York
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Affordable Housing Near Orangeburg

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Orangeburg, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
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Go to the New York Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Orangeburg.

Orangeburg, New York Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Orangeburg, New York

Orangeburg features 10 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 Orangeburg, New York

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Orangeburg, New York

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Orangeburg, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,206 and $2,696.

2023 Orangeburg, 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
Orangeburg, New York Fair Market Rent $2,123 $2,170 $2,451 $3,078 $3,316
Orangeburg, New York Payment Standard Range $1,911 to $2,335 $1,953 to $2,387 $2,206 to $2,696 $2,770 to $3,386 $2,984 to $3,648

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Orangeburg, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 10
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 10
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.39%
Average Renter Household Size 1.47
Average Household Size 2.43
Median Household Income $80,814 ±$11,164
Median Rent $823 ±$100
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 63.27% ± 14.11pp
Total Population 4,442

Population and Household Demographics

Orangeburg is a city in Rockland County, New York with a population of 4,442. There are 1,454 households in the city with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 32.39% of households in Orangeburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Orangeburg

The median gross income for households in Orangeburg is $80,814 a year, or $6,735 a month. The median rent for the city is $823 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Orangeburg, a household making less than $2,743 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 63.27% of households who rent are overburdened in Orangeburg.

Area Median Income In Orangeburg

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 Orangeburg, the AMI is calculated from all households within Rockland County.

In Orangeburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $122,600

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 Orangeburg

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 Orangeburg

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Orangeburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$28,000 $32,000 $36,000 $40,000 $43,200 $46,400 $49,600 $52,800
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Orangeburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$46,700 $53,400 $60,050 $66,700 $72,050 $77,400 $82,750 $88,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Orangeburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$74,800 $85,450 $96,150 $106,800 $115,350 $123,900 $132,450 $141,000