Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Farrell, PA

Discover affordable housing in Farrell where there are 13+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Independence Park

613 Spearman Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible
accessible_forward Disability

Landay Patterson

806 Hamilton Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

payment Subsidized

Lavigne Manor

20 Cathedral Dr, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

payment Subsidized

Centennial Place Phase II

102 Wallis Ave , Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

payment Subsidized

William A. Gargano Towers

941 Sharon-New Castle Road, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait

1027 Webster St

1027 Webster St, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

bed 3
payment $1050/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

1146 Wallis Ave

1146 Wallis Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

bed 2
payment $795/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

Centennial Place Phase I

112 Wallis Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

payment Subsidized

Centennial Place Phase II

105 Fruit Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Legacy Commons

621 Kishon St, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Steel City Phase I

421 Highland St, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Centennial Place Phase IIa

320 Wallis Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16121

Malleable Heights

909 Market Ave, Farrell, Pennsylvania 16146

accessibility Accessible

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Farrell, Pennsylvania

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
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Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Nathan Brunet

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Farrell, Pennsylvania
$16.00/hour
$8.75 (+121%) more than Pennsylvania minimum wage and $8.75 (+121%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Farrell, Pennsylvania?

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Farrell, Pennsylvania.

Go to the Pennsylvania Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Farrell.

How many renters live in Farrell, Pennsylvania?

The City of Farrell has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 41.29 percent of the population living in Farrell.

What is the rental market like in Farrell, Pennsylvania?

There are an estimated housing units in the Farrell area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Farrell, Pennsylvania, there are 1.04 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Farrell?

The rental vacancy rate in Farrell is 4 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Farrell for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Farrell
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
28 85 437 174 67
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Farrell

A large number of apartments in Farrell have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Farrell

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $656 to $1,233. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $656
One BR $661
Two BR $845
Three BR $1,148
Four BR $1,233
2024 Fair Market Rents in Farrell, Pennsylvania

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Farrell?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 28 100 percent
One BR 71 84 percent
Two BR 251 57 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Farrell, Pennsylvania

How many affordable rental units are in Farrell?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Farrell, Pennsylvania including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Farrell, Pennsylvania

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Farrell, Pennsylvania

Farrell features 347 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 Farrell, Pennsylvania

There are 152 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Farrell.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Farrell, Pennsylvania

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Farrell landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Farrell.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Farrell, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $761 and $930.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.