Affordable Housing In South Blooming Grove
Orange County, New York

Housing Authorities that serve South Blooming Grove

Housing Authority Programs
PathStone Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in South Blooming Grove, New York

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in South Blooming Grove, New York. South Blooming Grove features 0 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 0 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in South Blooming Grove.

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

South Blooming Grove, 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 20%
Average Renter Household Size 2.22
Average Household Size 2.83
Median Household Income $77,946 ±$11,641
Median Rent $1,194 ±$98
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.1% ± 21.24pp
Total Population 3,214

Population and Household Demographics

South Blooming Grove is a City in Orange County, New York with a population of 3,214. There are 1,135 households in the city with an average household size of 2.83 persons. 20% of households in South Blooming Grove are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in South Blooming Grove

The median gross income for households in South Blooming Grove is $77,946 a year, or $6,496 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,194 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In South Blooming Grove, a household making less than $3,980 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.1% of households who rent are overburdened in South Blooming Grove.1

Area Median Income In South Blooming Grove

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 South Blooming Grove, the AMI is calculated from all households within Orange County.

In South Blooming Grove, 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 South Blooming Grove

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 South Blooming Grove HUD Rental Assistance in South Blooming Grove

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
Fair Market Rents in South Blooming Grove

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