Affordable Housing In Town of Poughkeepsie
Housing Authorities that serve Town of Poughkeepsie
|PathStone||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Town of Poughkeepsie, New York
There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Town of Poughkeepsie, New York.
Income Based Apartments in Town of Poughkeepsie, New York
Town of Poughkeepsie 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 Town of Poughkeepsie, New York
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Town of Poughkeepsie.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Town of Poughkeepsie, New York
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Town of Poughkeepsie landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Town of Poughkeepsie.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Town of Poughkeepsie, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,320 and $1,614.
2021 Town of Poughkeepsie, 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||$1,088||$1,160||$1,467||$1,868||$2,097|
|Payment Standard Range||$979 to $1,197||$1,044 to $1,276||$1,320 to $1,614||$1,681 to $2,055||$1,887 to $2,307|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Town of Poughkeepsie, 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||%|
|Average Renter Household Size||0.00|
|Average Household Size||0.00|
|Median Household Income||$0 ±$0|
|Median Rent||$0 ±$0|
Population and Household Demographics
Town of Poughkeepsie is a city in Dutchess 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 Town of Poughkeepsie are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Town of Poughkeepsie
The median gross income for households in Town of Poughkeepsie is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.
Area Median Income In Town of Poughkeepsie
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 Town of Poughkeepsie, the AMI is calculated from all households within Dutchess County.
In Town of Poughkeepsie, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $102,300
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 Town of Poughkeepsie
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 Town of Poughkeepsie
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$21,500||$24,600||$27,650||$30,700||$33,200||$35,650||$39,640||$44,120|
|50% of Median||$35,850||$40,950||$46,050||$51,150||$55,250||$59,350||$63,450||$67,550|
|80% of Median||$54,950||$62,800||$70,650||$78,500||$84,800||$91,100||$97,350||$103,650|