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Affordable Housing In Parker
Butler County, Pennsylvania

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Parker

Parker Heights

302 N Wayne Ave
Parker, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Housing Authorities that serve Parker

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of Butler Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Parker, Pennsylvania

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 27 affordable apartments for rent in Parker, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Parker, Pennsylvania

Parker features 27 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 Parker, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Parker, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Parker, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $846 and $1,034.

2021 Parker, 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 $714 $772 $940 $1,206 $1,321
Payment Standard Range $643 to $785 $695 to $849 $846 to $1,034 $1,085 to $1,327 $1,189 to $1,453

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Parker, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 27
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 27
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

Parker is a city in Butler 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 Parker are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Parker

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

Area Median Income In Parker

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 Parker, the AMI is calculated from all households within Butler County.

In Parker, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $83,000

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 Parker

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 Parker

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $17,450 $19,950 $22,450 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,500 $44,850 $48,150 $51,500 $54,800
80% of Median $46,500 $53,150 $59,800 $66,400 $71,750 $77,050 $82,350 $87,650