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Affordable Housing In Renovo
Clinton County, Pennsylvania

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Renovo

Sullivan Acres

350 Huron Ave
Renovo, Pennsylvania
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Housing Authorities that serve Renovo

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Clinton County Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Renovo, Pennsylvania

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 107 affordable apartments for rent in Renovo, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Renovo, Pennsylvania

Renovo features 107 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 Renovo, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Renovo, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Renovo, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $704 and $860.

2020 Renovo, 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 $524 $594 $782 $1,042 $1,355
Payment Standard Range $472 to $576 $535 to $653 $704 to $860 $938 to $1,146 $1,220 to $1,491

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Renovo, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 107
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 107
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.28%
Average Renter Household Size 2.44
Average Household Size 2.38
Median Household Income $26,667 ±$2,688
Median Rent $428 ±$150
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.33% ± 9.44pp
Total Population 1,229

Population and Household Demographics

Renovo is a city in Clinton County, Pennsylvania with a population of 1,229. There are 516 households in the city with an average household size of 2.38 persons. 41.28% of households in Renovo are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Renovo

The median gross income for households in Renovo is $26,667 a year, or $2,222 a month. The median rent for the city is $428 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Renovo, a household making less than $1,427 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Renovo.

Area Median Income In Renovo

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 Renovo, the AMI is calculated from all households within Clinton County.

In Renovo, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,800

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 Renovo

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 Renovo

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,650 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $42,850
50% of Median $22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,450 $35,050 $37,650 $40,250 $42,850
80% of Median $36,350 $41,550 $46,750 $51,900 $56,100 $60,250 $64,400 $68,550