Affordable Housing In Yates County
10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Yates County
Housing Authorities that serve Yates County
|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|
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
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|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.
|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.
|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.
Cities In Yates County
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|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.|