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Affordable Housing In Susquehanna
Lycoming County, Pennsylvania

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Susquehanna

Turnpike Terrace Apartments

600 Turnpike St
Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

Prospect Park Apartments

689 Prospect St
Susquehanna, Pennsylvania
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Housing Authorities that serve Susquehanna

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 93 affordable apartments for rent in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

Susquehanna features 93 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 Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $777 and $949.

2021 Susquehanna, 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
Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Fair Market Rent $684 $688 $863 $1,141 $1,170
Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Payment Standard Range $616 to $752 $619 to $757 $777 to $949 $1,027 to $1,255 $1,053 to $1,287

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Susquehanna, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 93
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 93
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

Susquehanna is a city in Lycoming 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 Susquehanna are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Susquehanna

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

Area Median Income In Susquehanna

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 Susquehanna, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lycoming County.

In Susquehanna, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,300

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 Susquehanna

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 Susquehanna

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Susquehanna AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,350 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Susquehanna AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,850 $27,250 $30,650 $34,050 $36,800 $39,500 $42,250 $44,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Susquehanna AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,150 $43,600 $49,050 $54,450 $58,850 $63,200 $67,550 $71,900