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Affordable Housing In New Shoreham
Washington County, Rhode Island

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In New Shoreham

E Searles Ball Housing Wildwood Prop. Mgmt

73 West Side Rd
New Shoreham, Rhode Island
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Housing Authorities that serve New Shoreham

Housing Authority Programs
Rhode Island Housing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Rhode Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Centralized Wait List Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in New Shoreham, Rhode Island

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 64 affordable apartments for rent in New Shoreham, Rhode Island.

Income Based Apartments in New Shoreham, Rhode Island

New Shoreham 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 New Shoreham, Rhode Island

There are 64 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in New Shoreham.

Housing Choice Vouchers in New Shoreham, Rhode Island

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in New Shoreham, Rhode Island for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,039 and $1,269.

2020 New Shoreham, Rhode Island 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 $843 $876 $1,154 $1,616 $1,622
Payment Standard Range $759 to $927 $788 to $964 $1,039 to $1,269 $1,454 to $1,778 $1,460 to $1,784

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

New Shoreham, RI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 64
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

New Shoreham is a city in Washington County, Rhode Island with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in New Shoreham are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in New Shoreham

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

Area Median Income In New Shoreham

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 New Shoreham, the AMI is calculated from all households within Washington County.

In New Shoreham, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,000

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 New Shoreham

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 New Shoreham

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $18,300 $20,900 $23,500 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $30,450 $34,800 $39,150 $43,500 $47,000 $50,500 $53,950 $57,450
80% of Median $48,750 $55,700 $62,650 $69,600 $75,200 $80,750 $86,350 $91,900