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Affordable Housing In State Line
Franklin County, Pennsylvania

Housing Authorities that serve State Line

Housing Authority Programs
Franklin County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in State Line, Pennsylvania

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

Income Based Apartments in State Line, Pennsylvania

State Line 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 State Line, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in State Line, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in State Line, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $782 and $956.

2020 State Line, 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 $566 $660 $869 $1,129 $1,177
Payment Standard Range $509 to $623 $594 to $726 $782 to $956 $1,016 to $1,242 $1,059 to $1,295

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

State Line, 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 18.6%
Average Renter Household Size 2.78
Average Household Size 2.43
Median Household Income $65,105 ±$11,821
Median Rent $906 ±$278
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.23% ± 33.1pp
Total Population 2,372

Population and Household Demographics

State Line is a city in Franklin County, Pennsylvania with a population of 2,372. There are 973 households in the city with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 18.6% of households in State Line are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in State Line

The median gross income for households in State Line is $65,105 a year, or $5,425 a month. The median rent for the city is $906 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In State Line, a household making less than $3,020 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.23% of households who rent are overburdened in State Line.

Area Median Income In State Line

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 State Line, the AMI is calculated from all households within Franklin County.

In State Line, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,300

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 State Line

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 State Line

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,450 $18,800 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,450 $31,350 $35,250 $39,150 $42,300 $45,450 $48,550 $51,700
80% of Median $43,900 $50,150 $56,400 $62,650 $67,700 $72,700 $77,700 $82,700