Affordable Housing In Armstrong County
Pennsylvania

21 Low Income Apartment Communities In Armstrong County

Rayburn Manor

11851 State Route 85
Kittanning, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Allegheny Pointe

662 Cedar Ridge Drive
Apollo, Pennsylvania
$722-882
2 BR
55+

Kittanning Commons

Lindenwood Dr
Kittanning, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Freedom Apartments

1001 5th Ave
Ford City, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers
62+

Millwood Arms Apartments

301 13th St
Ford City, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Washington Trust Apartments

6 South Main St
Washington, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1 BR
62+

Creekside Apartments

300 Creekside Dr
Leechburg, Pennsylvania
Accepts Vouchers

Lincoln Terrace / Highland Ave. Apartments

266 North Lincoln Street
Washington, Pennsylvania

Balcony Towers

301 S McKean St
Kittanning, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Sandalwood Apartments

11 Sandalwood Dr
Leechburg, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Armstrong County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

There are 21 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,165 affordable apartments for rent in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

Armstrong County features 889 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 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

There are 224 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Armstrong County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Armstrong County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Armstrong County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Armstrong County, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 21
Total Low Income Apartments 1,165
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 889
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.94%
Average Renter Household Size 2.12
Average Household Size 2.36
Median Household Income $44,942 ±$1,297
Median Rent $607 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.9% ± 3.35pp
Total Population 67,979

Population and Household Demographics

Armstrong County is a County in Pennsylvania with a population of 67,979. There are 28,524 households in the county with an average household size of 2.36 persons. 24.94% of households in Armstrong County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Armstrong County

The median gross income for households in Armstrong County is $44,942 a year, or $3,745 a month. The median rent for the county is $607 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Armstrong County, a household making less than $2,023 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.9% of households who rent are overburdened in Armstrong County.1

Area Median Income In Armstrong 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 Armstrong County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,000

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 Armstrong 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 Armstrong County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,650 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $42,900
50% of Median $22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,500 $35,100 $37,700 $40,300 $42,900
80% of Median $36,400 $41,600 $46,800 $52,000 $56,200 $60,350 $64,500 $68,650

Cities In Armstrong County

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City Listings Served By
Parker 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Parker is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Wayne 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wayne is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Apollo 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Apollo is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Applewold 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Applewold is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Atwood 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Atwood is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Bethel 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bethel is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Boggs 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Boggs is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Bradys Bend 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bradys Bend is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Burrell 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burrell is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Cadogan 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cadogan is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Cowanshannock 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cowanshannock is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Dayton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dayton is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
East Franklin 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Franklin is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Elderton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elderton is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Ford City 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ford City is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Ford Cliff 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ford Cliff is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Freeport 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freeport is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Gilpin 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gilpin is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Hovey 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hovey is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Kiskimere 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kiskimere is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Kiskiminetas 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kiskiminetas is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Kittanning 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kittanning is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Kittanningship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kittanningship is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Leechburg 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leechburg is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Lenape Heights 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lenape Heights is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Madison 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Madison is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Mahoning 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mahoning is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Manor 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Manor is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Manorville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Manorville is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
North Apollo 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Apollo is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
North Buffalo 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Buffalo is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
North Vandergrift 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Vandergrift is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Orchard Hills 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orchard Hills is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Parks 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Parks is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Perry 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Perry is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Pine 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Pleasant View 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pleasant View is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Plumcreek 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Plumcreek is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Rayburn 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rayburn is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Redbank 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Redbank is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Rural Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rural Valley is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
South Bend 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Bend is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
South Bethlehem 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Bethlehem is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
South Buffalo 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Buffalo is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Sugarcreek 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sugarcreek is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Templeton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Templeton is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Valley is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Washington 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washington is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Wayneship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wayneship is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
West Franklin 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Franklin is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
West Hills 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Hills is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
West Kittanning 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Kittanning is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.
Worthington 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Worthington is the Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong.