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Affordable Housing In Salisbury
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Salisbury

Salisbury Manor

70 Grant St
Salisbury, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Salisbury

Housing Authority Programs
Lancaster County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Salisbury, Pennsylvania

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 32 affordable apartments for rent in Salisbury, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Salisbury, Pennsylvania

Salisbury features 32 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 Salisbury, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Salisbury, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Salisbury, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $916 and $1,120.

2021 Salisbury, 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
Salisbury, Pennsylvania Fair Market Rent $684 $809 $1,018 $1,283 $1,380
Salisbury, Pennsylvania Payment Standard Range $616 to $752 $728 to $890 $916 to $1,120 $1,155 to $1,411 $1,242 to $1,518

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Salisbury, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 32
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 32
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

Salisbury is a city in Lancaster 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 Salisbury are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Salisbury

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

Area Median Income In Salisbury

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 Salisbury, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lancaster County.

In Salisbury, 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 Salisbury

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 Salisbury

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Salisbury AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,450 $19,950 $22,450 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Salisbury AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,500 $44,850 $48,150 $51,500 $54,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Salisbury AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,500 $53,150 $59,800 $66,400 $71,750 $77,050 $82,350 $87,650