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Affordable Housing In York Haven
York County, Pennsylvania

Housing Authorities that serve York Haven

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of York Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in York Haven, Pennsylvania

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

Income Based Apartments in York Haven, Pennsylvania

York Haven 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 York Haven, Pennsylvania

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in York Haven, Pennsylvania

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in York Haven, Pennsylvania for a two-bedroom apartment is between $872 and $1,066.

2021 York Haven, 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
York Haven, Pennsylvania Fair Market Rent $639 $736 $969 $1,225 $1,345
York Haven, Pennsylvania Payment Standard Range $575 to $703 $662 to $810 $872 to $1,066 $1,103 to $1,348 $1,211 to $1,480

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

York Haven, 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 53.75%
Average Renter Household Size 3.24
Average Household Size 2.91
Median Household Income $42,500 ±$5,340
Median Rent $902 ±$84
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.47% ± 17.98pp
Total Population 698

Population and Household Demographics

York Haven is a city in York County, Pennsylvania with a population of 698. There are 240 households in the city with an average household size of 2.91 persons. 53.75% of households in York Haven are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in York Haven

The median gross income for households in York Haven is $42,500 a year, or $3,542 a month. The median rent for the city is $902 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In York Haven, a household making less than $3,007 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.47% of households who rent are overburdened in York Haven.

Area Median Income In York Haven

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 York Haven, the AMI is calculated from all households within York County.

In York Haven, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $82,200

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 York Haven

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 York Haven

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the York Haven AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,300 $19,750 $22,200 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the York Haven AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,800 $32,900 $37,000 $41,100 $44,400 $47,700 $51,000 $54,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the York Haven AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,050 $52,600 $59,200 $65,750 $71,050 $76,300 $81,550 $86,800