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Affordable Housing In Washington County
Pennsylvania

43 Low Income Apartment Communities In Washington County

Bentleyville Apartments

507 Old West Road
Bentleyville, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Union Valley

6100 Route 88
Finleyville, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Donora Towers

685 Meldon Avenue
Donora, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Liberty Towers

520 Liberty St
California, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+

Washington Trust Apartments

6 South Main Street
Washington, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
1 BR
62+

Ahepa 156 Apartments

156 Ahepa Dr
Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Village at Somerset

500 Village Way
Somerset, Pennsylvania
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Subsidized

Jollick Manor

100 Crumrine Tower
Washington, Pennsylvania

Valley View Terrace

304 Washington St
Bentleyville, Pennsylvania

Frederick Terrace

747 Crawford Road
Fredericktown, Pennsylvania

Housing Authorities that serve Washington County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Washington County, Pennsylvania

There are 43 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,361 affordable apartments for rent in Washington County, Pennsylvania.

Income Based Apartments in Washington County, Pennsylvania

Washington County features 1,778 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 Washington County, Pennsylvania

There are 583 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Washington County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Washington County, Pennsylvania

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Washington County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Washington County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Washington County, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $801 and $979.

2020 Washington County, 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 $661 $727 $890 $1,137 $1,248
Payment Standard Range $595 to $727 $654 to $800 $801 to $979 $1,023 to $1,251 $1,123 to $1,373

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Washington County, PA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 43
Total Low Income Apartments 2,361
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,778
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.21%
Average Renter Household Size 2.10
Average Household Size 2.42
Median Household Income $56,450 ±$949
Median Rent $675 ±$17
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.14% ± 2.17pp
Total Population 208,226

Population and Household Demographics

Washington County is a county in Pennsylvania with a population of 208,226. There are 83,739 households in the county with an average household size of 2.42 persons. 24.21% of households in Washington County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Washington County

The median gross income for households in Washington County is $56,450 a year, or $4,704 a month. The median rent for the county is $675 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Washington County, a household making less than $2,250 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.14% of households who rent are overburdened in Washington County.

Area Median Income In Washington County

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.

In Washington County, 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 Washington County

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 Washington County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $17,450 $19,950 $22,450 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,500 $44,850 $48,150 $51,500 $54,800
80% of Median $46,500 $53,150 $59,800 $66,400 $71,750 $77,050 $82,350 $87,650

Cities In Washington County

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City Served By
Aaronsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Aaronsburg is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Allenport The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Allenport is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Amwell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Amwell is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Atlasburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Atlasburg is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Avella The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Avella is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Baidland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Baidland is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Beallsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beallsville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Bentleyville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bentleyville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Blaine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blaine is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Buffalo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buffalo is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Bulger The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bulger is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Burgettstown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burgettstown is the Washington County Housing Authority.
California The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves California is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Canonsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Canonsburg is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Canton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Canton is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Carroll The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carroll is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Cecil The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cecil is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Cecil Bishop The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cecil Bishop is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Cecil-Bishop The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cecil-Bishop is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Centerville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Centerville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Charleroi The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Charleroi is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Chartiers The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chartiers is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Claysville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Claysville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Coal Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coal Center is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Cokeburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cokeburg is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Cross Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cross Creek is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Cross Creekship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cross Creekship is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Deemston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deemston is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Donegal The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Donegal is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Donora The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Donora is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Dunlevy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dunlevy is the Washington County Housing Authority.
East Bethlehem The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Bethlehem is the Washington County Housing Authority.
East Finley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Finley is the Washington County Housing Authority.
East Washington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Washington is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Eighty Four The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eighty Four is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Elco The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elco is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Ellsworth The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ellsworth is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Elrama The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elrama is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Fallowfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fallowfield is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Finleyville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Finleyville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Fredericktown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fredericktown is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Gastonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gastonville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Green Hills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green Hills is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Hanover The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hanover is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Hardinsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hardinsburg is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Hendersonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hendersonville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Hickory The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hickory is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Hopewell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hopewell is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Houston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Houston is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Independence The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Independence is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Jefferson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jefferson is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Joffre The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Joffre is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Langeloth The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Langeloth is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Lawrence The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lawrence is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Little York The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Little York is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Long Branch The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Long Branch is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Marianna The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marianna is the Washington County Housing Authority.
McGovern The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves McGovern is the Washington County Housing Authority.
McMurray The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves McMurray is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Meadowlands The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Meadowlands is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Midway The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midway is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Millsboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Millsboro is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Monongahela The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monongahela is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Morris The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morris is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Mount Pleasant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Pleasant is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Muse The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Muse is the Washington County Housing Authority.
New Eagle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Eagle is the Washington County Housing Authority.
North Bethlehem The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Bethlehem is the Washington County Housing Authority.
North Charleroi The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Charleroi is the Washington County Housing Authority.
North Franklin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Franklin is the Washington County Housing Authority.
North Franklinship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Franklinship is the Washington County Housing Authority.
North Strabane The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Strabane is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Nottingham The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nottingham is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Paris The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Paris is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Peters The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Peters is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Robinson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Robinson is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Roscoe The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roscoe is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Saltillo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Saltillo is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Slovan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Slovan is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Smith The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Smith is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Somerset The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Somerset is the Washington County Housing Authority.
South Franklin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Franklin is the Washington County Housing Authority.
South Strabane The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Strabane is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Southview The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Southview is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Speers The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Speers is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Stockdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stockdale is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Taylorstown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Taylorstown is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Thompsonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Thompsonville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Twilight The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Twilight is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Union The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Union is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Van Voorhis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Van Voorhis is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Washington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washington is the Washington County Housing Authority.
West Alexander The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Alexander is the Washington County Housing Authority.
West Bethlehem The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Bethlehem is the Washington County Housing Authority.
West Brownsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Brownsville is the Washington County Housing Authority.
West Finley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Finley is the Washington County Housing Authority.
West Middletown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Middletown is the Washington County Housing Authority.
West Pike Run The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Pike Run is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Westland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Westland is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Wickerham Manor Fisher The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wickerham Manor Fisher is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Wickerham Manor-Fisher The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wickerham Manor-Fisher is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Wolfdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wolfdale is the Washington County Housing Authority.
Wylandville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wylandville is the Washington County Housing Authority.