Affordable Housing In South Pymatuning
Mercer County, Pennsylvania

Housing Authorities that serve South Pymatuning

Housing Authority Programs
Mercer County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania

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

Income Based Apartments in South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania

South Pymatuning 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 South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $652 and $796.

2021 South Pymatuning, 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
South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania Fair Market Rent $553 $556 $724 $949 $1,017
South Pymatuning, Pennsylvania Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $500 to $612 $652 to $796 $854 to $1,044 $915 to $1,119

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

South Pymatuning, 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

South Pymatuning is a city in Mercer 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 South Pymatuning are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in South Pymatuning

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

Area Median Income In South Pymatuning

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 South Pymatuning, the AMI is calculated from all households within Mercer County.

In South Pymatuning, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,600

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 South Pymatuning

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 South Pymatuning

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the South Pymatuning AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,000 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,000
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the South Pymatuning AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,350 $26,650 $30,000 $33,300 $36,000 $38,650 $41,300 $44,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the South Pymatuning AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,350 $42,650 $48,000 $53,300 $57,600 $61,850 $66,100 $70,400