Affordable Housing In Vernon
Windham County, Vermont

Waiting List Openings In Vernon

State of Vermont Waiting List

The Vermont State Housing Authority (VSHA) State Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications will be accepted from October 1, 2022 at 7:45 am ET, until further notice.

How to Apply for the State of Vermont Waiting List.

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Vernon

Huckle Hill Senior Housing

82 Hucklehill Rd
Vernon, Vermont
Income Based
1-2 BR
Elderly Supportive Housing

Vernon Birches Vernon Advent Christian Home Inc

63 Stebbins Rd
Vernon, Vermont
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Vernon, Vermont

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Vernon, Vermont

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Vernon, Vermont

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 39 affordable apartments for rent in Vernon, Vermont.

Income Based Apartments in Vernon, Vermont

Vernon features 39 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 Vernon, Vermont

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Vernon, Vermont

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Vernon, Vermont for a two-bedroom apartment is between $980 and $1,198.

2022 Vernon, 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
Vernon, Vermont Fair Market Rent $734 $873 $1,089 $1,346 $1,477
Vernon, Vermont Payment Standard Range $661 to $807 $786 to $960 $980 to $1,198 $1,211 to $1,481 $1,329 to $1,625

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Vernon, VT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 39
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 39
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

Vernon 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 Vernon are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Vernon

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

Area Median Income In Vernon

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

In Vernon, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,400

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 Vernon

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 Vernon

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Vernon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,000 $20,600 $23,150 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Vernon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,000 $34,300 $38,600 $42,850 $46,300 $49,750 $53,150 $56,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Vernon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$48,000 $54,850 $61,700 $68,550 $74,050 $79,550 $85,050 $90,500