Affordable Housing In Manchester
Wayne County, Pennsylvania

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Manchester

Poplar Creek Apartments

172 S Poplar Ct
Manchester, PA
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Manchester, Pennsylvania

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 54 affordable apartments for rent in Manchester, Pennsylvania. Manchester features 0 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 54 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Manchester.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Manchester, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 54
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

Manchester is a City in Wayne 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 Manchester are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Manchester

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

Area Median Income In Manchester

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 Manchester, the AMI is calculated from all households within Wayne County.

In Manchester, 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 Manchester

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 Manchester HUD Rental Assistance in Manchester

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,000 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,350 $26,700 $30,050 $33,350 $36,050 $38,700 $41,400 $44,050
80% of Median $37,350 $42,700 $48,050 $53,350 $57,650 $61,900 $66,200 $70,450
Fair Market Rents in Manchester

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.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$653 $692 $876 $1,182 $1,187