Affordable Housing In Harford
Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Harford

Harford Village Apartments

23 School St
Harford, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Housing Authorities that serve Harford

Housing Authority Programs
Susquehanna County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Harford, Pennsylvania

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 20 affordable apartments for rent in Harford, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Harford, Pennsylvania

Harford features 20 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 Harford, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Harford, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Harford, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $703 and $859.

2021 Harford, 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
Harford, Pennsylvania Fair Market Rent $515 $600 $781 $1,023 $1,159
Harford, Pennsylvania Payment Standard Range $464 to $567 $540 to $660 $703 to $859 $921 to $1,125 $1,043 to $1,275

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Harford, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 20
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 20
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

Harford is a city in Susquehanna 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 Harford are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Harford

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

Area Median Income In Harford

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 Harford, the AMI is calculated from all households within Susquehanna County.

In Harford, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,700

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 Harford

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 Harford

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Harford AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,000 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,050
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Harford AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,350 $26,700 $30,050 $33,350 $36,050 $38,700 $41,400 $44,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Harford AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,350 $42,700 $48,050 $53,350 $57,650 $61,900 $66,200 $70,450