Affordable Housing In Gibson
Cameron County, Pennsylvania

Guide To Affordable Housing in Gibson, Pennsylvania

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Gibson, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Gibson, Pennsylvania

Gibson features 0 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 Gibson, Pennsylvania

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Gibson.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Gibson, Pennsylvania

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Gibson landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Gibson.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Gibson, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $652 and $796.

2021 Gibson, Pennsylvania 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
Gibson, Pennsylvania Fair Market Rent $537 $549 $724 $901 $982
Gibson, Pennsylvania Payment Standard Range $483 to $591 $494 to $604 $652 to $796 $811 to $991 $884 to $1,080

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Gibson, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Gibson is a city in Cameron County, Pennsylvania with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Gibson are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Gibson

The median gross income for households in Gibson is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Gibson

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Gibson, the AMI is calculated from all households within Cameron County.

In Gibson, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,500

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 Gibson

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 Gibson

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Gibson AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,700 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $43,000
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Gibson AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,800 $26,050 $29,300 $32,550 $35,200 $37,800 $40,400 $43,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Gibson AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,500 $41,700 $46,900 $52,100 $56,300 $60,450 $64,650 $68,800