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Affordable Housing In Brattleboro
Windham County, Vermont

26 Low Income Apartment Communities In Brattleboro

Abbott Neighborhood Housing

10 Canal St
Brattleboro, Vermont
1 BR

Westgate Apartments

50 Westgate Dr
Brattleboro, Vermont
Income Based
1-3 BR

Adair Heights Apartments

60 Town Crier Dr
Brattleboro, Vermont
Income Based
1-2 BR

Snow Block Apartments

29 Flat Street
Brattleboro, Vermont

The Victoria

13 Canal St
Brattleboro, Vermont

Red Clover Commons

30 Fairground Rd
Brattleboro, Vermont

Fairview Village

35 Fairview Vlg Dr
Brattleboro, Vermont

Clark Canal

44 Clark St
Brattleboro, Vermont

Western Avenue Housing

935 Western Ave
Brattleboro, Vermont

Westgate Allocated

39 First Level Dr
Brattleboro, Vermont

Housing Authorities that serve Brattleboro

Housing Authority Programs
Brattleboro Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Moving to Work; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Shelter Plus Care
Vermont State Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Brattleboro, Vermont

There are 26 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,070 affordable apartments for rent in Brattleboro, Vermont.

Income Based Apartments in Brattleboro, Vermont

Brattleboro features 611 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 Brattleboro, Vermont

There are 459 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Brattleboro.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Brattleboro, Vermont

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Brattleboro, Vermont for a two-bedroom apartment is between $894 and $1,092.

2021 Brattleboro, Vermont 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
Brattleboro, Vermont Fair Market Rent $697 $798 $993 $1,235 $1,347
Brattleboro, Vermont Payment Standard Range $627 to $767 $718 to $878 $894 to $1,092 $1,112 to $1,359 $1,212 to $1,482

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Brattleboro, VT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 26
Total Low Income Apartments 1,070
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 611
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

Brattleboro is a city in Windham County, Vermont with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Brattleboro are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Brattleboro

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

Area Median Income In Brattleboro

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 Brattleboro, the AMI is calculated from all households within Windham County.

In Brattleboro, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,400

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 Brattleboro

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 Brattleboro

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Brattleboro AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,450 $18,800 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Brattleboro AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,450 $31,350 $35,250 $39,150 $42,300 $45,450 $48,550 $51,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Brattleboro AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$43,900 $50,150 $56,400 $62,650 $67,700 $72,700 $77,700 $82,700