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Affordable Housing In North Providence
Providence County, Rhode Island

11 Low Income Apartment Communities In North Providence

Sunset Terrace

415 Sunset Ave
North Providence, Rhode Island
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
62+

Obed Apartments

154 Obed Ave
North Providence, Rhode Island
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing
Accepts Vouchers

Brook Village

2072 Smith St
North Providence, Rhode Island
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Whitehall Apartments

170 Waterman Ave
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized

Douglas Manor Apartments

1155 Douglas Ave
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized

Elmhurst House

55 Waterman Ave
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Mineral Spring Gardens

1905 Mineral Spring Ave
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized

Centredale Manor

2074 Smith St
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized

Spring Villa Apartments

20 McGuire Rd
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized

Omni Maple Gardens

29 McGuire Rd
North Providence, Rhode Island
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve North Providence

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in North Providence, Rhode Island

There are 11 low income housing apartment communities offering 986 affordable apartments for rent in North Providence, Rhode Island.

Income Based Apartments in North Providence, Rhode Island

North Providence features 986 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 North Providence, Rhode Island

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in North Providence, Rhode Island

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in North Providence, Rhode Island for a two-bedroom apartment is between $968 and $1,183.

2020 North Providence, 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 $794 $898 $1,075 $1,340 $1,591
Payment Standard Range $715 to $873 $808 to $988 $968 to $1,183 $1,206 to $1,474 $1,432 to $1,750

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

North Providence, RI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 986
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 986
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

North Providence is a city in Providence 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 North Providence are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in North Providence

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

Area Median Income In North Providence

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 North Providence, the AMI is calculated from all households within Providence County.

In North Providence, 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 North Providence

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 North Providence

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