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Affordable Housing In Greene County
Pennsylvania

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Greene County

Oak Dale Estates

41 Oak Dale Estates
Owensburg, Pennsylvania
Income Based
1-2 BR

Gateway Senior Housing

330 Nazer Street
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

Waynesburg House Apartments

75 W Lincoln St
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Morrisville Presbyterian Apartments

One Hillcrest Ave
Morrisville, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Monongahela Manor

401 West Main Street
Monongahela, Pennsylvania

Parkview Knoll

317 Parkview Knls
Carmichaels, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Carmichaels Arbors

211 Liberty St
Carmichaels, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Bridge Street Commons

600 Bridge St
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Cedarwood Apartments

403 Cedarwood Dr
Carmichaels, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Mountainview Gardens

204 Mountainview Drive
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Greene County

Housing Authority Programs
Greene County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Greene County, Pennsylvania

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 885 affordable apartments for rent in Greene County, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Greene County, Pennsylvania

Greene County features 751 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 Greene County, Pennsylvania

There are 134 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Greene County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Greene County, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Greene County, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $660 and $806.

2020 Greene County, 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
Fair Market Rent $616 $619 $733 $913 $993
Payment Standard Range $554 to $678 $557 to $681 $660 to $806 $822 to $1,004 $894 to $1,092

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Greene County, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 885
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 751
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.93%
Average Renter Household Size 2.16
Average Household Size 2.33
Median Household Income $46,661 ±$2,414
Median Rent $630 ±$22
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.45% ± 5.5pp
Total Population 37,938

Population and Household Demographics

Greene County is a county in Pennsylvania with a population of 37,938. There are 14,394 households in the county with an average household size of 2.33 persons. 26.93% of households in Greene County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Greene County

The median gross income for households in Greene County is $46,661 a year, or $3,888 a month. The median rent for the county is $630 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Greene County, a household making less than $2,100 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.45% of households who rent are overburdened in Greene County.

Area Median Income In Greene 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 Greene County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,900

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 Greene 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 Greene County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,050 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $23,450 $26,800 $30,150 $33,450 $36,150 $38,850 $41,500 $44,200
80% of Median $37,450 $42,800 $48,150 $53,500 $57,800 $62,100 $66,350 $70,650

Cities In Greene County

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City Served By
Aleppo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Aleppo is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Bobtown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bobtown is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Brave The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brave is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Carmichaels The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carmichaels is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Center is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Clarksville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarksville is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Crucible The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crucible is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Cumberland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cumberland is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Dry Tavern The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dry Tavern is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Dunkard The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dunkard is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Fairdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fairdale is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Franklin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Franklin is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Freeport The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freeport is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Gilmore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gilmore is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Gray The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gray is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Greene The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greene is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Greensboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greensboro is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Jackson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jackson is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Jefferson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jefferson is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Jeffersonship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jeffersonship is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Mapletown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mapletown is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Mather The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mather is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Monongahela The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monongahela is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Morgan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morgan is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Morris The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morris is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Morrisville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morrisville is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Mount Morris The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Morris is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Nemacolin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nemacolin is the Greene County Housing Authority.
New Freeport The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Freeport is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Newberry The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Newberry is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Owensburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Owensburg is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Perry The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Perry is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Rices Landing The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rices Landing is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Richhill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Richhill is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Rogersville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rogersville is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Scotland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scotland is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Springhill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springhill is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Washington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washington is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Wayne The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wayne is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Waynesburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Waynesburg is the Greene County Housing Authority.
West Waynesburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Waynesburg is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Whiteley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Whiteley is the Greene County Housing Authority.
Wind Ridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wind Ridge is the Greene County Housing Authority.