Low Income Apartments In Dunmore
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania

Low Income Apartments In Dunmore

Phfa Mf - Dunmore Senior Housing

Knox Rd/Elmhurst Blvd
Dunmore, PA
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Dunmore Housing

208 N Blakely St
Dunmore, PA
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There are 2 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 340 affordable apartments for rent in Dunmore, Pennsylvania. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 280 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Dunmore. There are 60 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Housing Authorities that serve Dunmore

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dunmore, Pennsylvania

Dunmore, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 340
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 280
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.56%
Average Renter Household Size 1.98
Total Population 13,810
Housing Units 5,503
Average Household Size 2.32
Median Household Income $49,275 ±$2,873
Median Rent $757 ±$66
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.07% ± 7.64pp

Population and Household Demographics

Dunmore is a City in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania with a population of 13,810. There are 5,503 households in the city with an average household size of 2.32 persons. 39.56% of households in Dunmore are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dunmore

The median gross income for households in Dunmore is $49,275 a year, or $4,106 a month. The median rent for the city is $757 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dunmore, a household making less than $2,523 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.07% of households who rent are overburdened in Dunmore.1

Fair Market Rents in Dunmore

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.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$541 $636 $780 $1,007 $1,102