Affordable Housing In Richhill
Greene County, Pennsylvania

Guide To Affordable Housing in Richhill, Pennsylvania

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Richhill, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Richhill, Pennsylvania

Richhill features 0 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 Richhill, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Richhill, Pennsylvania

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

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

2020 Richhill, 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.

Richhill, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
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

Richhill 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 Richhill are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Richhill

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

Area Median Income In Richhill

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

In Richhill, 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 Richhill

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 Richhill HUD Rental Assistance in Richhill

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