Affordable Housing In Monongahela
Greene County, Pennsylvania

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Monongahela

Monongahela Manor

401 West Main Street
Monongahela, PA
Accepts Vouchers

Monongahela Townhouses

Sixth Street, Geary & Marne Avenue
Monongahela, PA
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Monongahela, Pennsylvania

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 90 affordable apartments for rent in Monongahela, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Monongahela, Pennsylvania

Monongahela features 18 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 Monongahela, Pennsylvania

There are 72 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Monongahela.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Monongahela, Pennsylvania

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

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

2020 Monongahela, 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.

Monongahela, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 90
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 18
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

Monongahela is a City in Greene 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 Monongahela are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Monongahela

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

Area Median Income In Monongahela

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 Monongahela, the AMI is calculated from all households within Greene County.

In Monongahela, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,700

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 Monongahela

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 Monongahela HUD Rental Assistance in Monongahela

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,400 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $42,050
50% of Median $22,300 $25,500 $28,700 $31,850 $34,400 $36,950 $39,500 $42,050
80% of Median $35,700 $40,800 $45,900 $50,950 $55,050 $59,150 $63,200 $67,300