Affordable Housing In Yates County
New York

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Yates County

Highland Park Apartments

65 Highland Dr
Dundee, New York
Income Based
1 BR

Vineland

100 McKinley Avenue
Penn Yan, New York
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Walnut Hill Apartments

125 Florence St
Penn Yan, New York

St Marks Terrace

110 Chapel St
Penn Yan, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

St Marks Terrace Dundee

36 Millard St
Dundee, New York
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Meadowside II Apartments

120 Eagle Ln
Penn Yan, New York

Rushville Family Housing

35 Hollister St
Dundee, New York

Conifer Dundee Associates

28 Millard St
Dundee, New York

Conifer Penn Yan Associates

200 Walnut St
Penn Yan, New York

Meadowside Apartments

1985 Himrod Rd
Penn Yan, New York
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Housing Authorities that serve Yates County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Yates County, New York

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 513 affordable apartments for rent in Yates County, New York.

Income Based Apartments in Yates County, New York

Yates County features 144 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 Yates County, New York

There are 369 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Yates County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Yates County, New York

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Yates County landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Yates County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Yates County, New York for a two-bedroom apartment is between $734 and $897.

2021 Yates County, 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
Yates County, New York Fair Market Rent $566 $667 $815 $1,101 $1,105
Yates County, New York Payment Standard Range $509 to $623 $600 to $734 $734 to $897 $991 to $1,211 $995 to $1,216

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Yates County, NY Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 513
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 144
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.35%
Average Renter Household Size 2.24
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $49,510 ±$2,414
Median Rent $688 ±$32
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.59% ± 6.12pp
Total Population 25,187

Population and Household Demographics

Yates County is a county in New York with a population of 25,187. There are 9,725 households in the county with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 23.35% of households in Yates County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Yates County

The median gross income for households in Yates County is $49,510 a year, or $4,126 a month. The median rent for the county is $688 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Yates County, a household making less than $2,293 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.59% of households who rent are overburdened in Yates County.

Area Median Income In Yates County

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.

In Yates County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,800

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 Yates County

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 Yates County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Yates County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,550 $17,750 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Yates County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,850 $29,550 $33,250 $36,900 $39,900 $42,850 $45,800 $48,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Yates County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,350 $47,250 $53,150 $59,050 $63,800 $68,500 $73,250 $77,950

Cities In Yates County

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City Served By
Barrington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barrington is the PathStone.
Benton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Benton is the PathStone.
Dresden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dresden is the PathStone.
Dundee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dundee is the PathStone.
Italy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Italy is the PathStone.
Jerusalem The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jerusalem is the PathStone.
Keuka Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Keuka Park is the PathStone.
Middlesex The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Middlesex is the PathStone.
Milo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milo is the PathStone.
Penn Yan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Penn Yan is the PathStone.
Potter The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Potter is the PathStone.
Starkey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Starkey is the PathStone.
Torrey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Torrey is the PathStone.