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Affordable Housing In Dover
Windham County, Vermont

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Dover

Butterfield Townhomes

6 Butterfield Dr
Dover, Vermont
Income Based
2-3 BR

Butterfield Senior Housing

15 Butterfield Dr
Dover, Vermont
Income Based
1-2 BR
Accessible
62+

Butterfield Commons

15 Butterfield Dr
Dover, Vermont
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Housing Authorities that serve Dover

Housing Authority Programs
Vermont State Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dover, Vermont

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 48 affordable apartments for rent in Dover, Vermont.

Income Based Apartments in Dover, Vermont

Dover 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 Dover, Vermont

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Dover.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Dover, Vermont

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

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

2021 Dover, 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
Dover, Vermont Fair Market Rent $697 $798 $993 $1,235 $1,347
Dover, 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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Dover, VT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 48
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

Dover 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 Dover are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dover

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

Area Median Income In Dover

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

In Dover, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,900

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 Dover

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 Dover

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Dover AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,700 $17,950 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Dover AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,150 $29,850 $33,600 $37,300 $40,300 $43,300 $46,300 $49,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Dover AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,800 $47,800 $53,750 $59,700 $64,500 $69,300 $74,050 $78,850