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

Discover affordable housing in Middleburg where there are 2+ 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.

Westfield Terrace Aka Middleswarth Manor

201 Westfield Ter, Middleburg, Pennsylvania 17842

Shade View Apartments

106 Drake Ct, Middleburg, Pennsylvania 17842

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Middleburg, 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
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
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.
calendar_today Opened: Jul 26
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Reported On January 23rd, 2024 by Lorena Bentley

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Middleburg, Pennsylvania
$16.93/hour
$9.68 (+134%) more than Pennsylvania minimum wage and $9.68 (+134%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
Learn More About Middleburg, Pennsylvania Affordable Housing ↓

What HUD offices serve Middleburg, 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 Middleburg, Pennsylvania.

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

How many renters live in Middleburg, Pennsylvania?

The City of Middleburg has 1,329 people living in 567 households.

There are 496 renters living in 219 renter households in this City. Renters make up 37.32 percent of the population living in Middleburg.

What is the rental market like in Middleburg, Pennsylvania?

There are an estimated 609 housing units in the Middleburg area. Of these, 219 units are rental homes, making up 36 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Middleburg, Pennsylvania, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Middleburg?

The rental vacancy rate in Middleburg is 0 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 Middleburg for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Middleburg
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 63 89 38 29
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Middleburg

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

How many renter households in Middleburg are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 27 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 13 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Middleburg

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $660 to $1,306. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $660
One BR $787
Two BR $894
Three BR $1,152
Four BR $1,306
2024 Fair Market Rents in Middleburg, Pennsylvania

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

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
One BR 56 89 percent
Two BR 55 62 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Middleburg, Pennsylvania

How many affordable rental units are in Middleburg?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Public Housing 30
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 40
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Middleburg, Pennsylvania

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

Income Based Apartments in Middleburg, Pennsylvania

Middleburg features 80 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 Middleburg, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Middleburg, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Middleburg, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $805 and $983.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.