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Affordable Housing In Windsor County
Vermont

42 Low Income Apartment Communities In Windsor County

Union Square

7 Union St
Windsor, Vermont
Income Based
1-3 BR

Wall Street Apartments

1 Wall St
Springfield, Vermont
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized
Accessible
62+

Village Apartments

151 Gates St
White River Junction, Vermont
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Windsor Village

65 State St
Windsor, Vermont
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized
Accessible
62+

Black River Overlook

140 Rublee Ln
Ludlow, Vermont
Income Based
1-3 BR

Phelps Court

8 Phelps Ct
Windsor, Vermont
Income Based
1-2 BR

Depot Street

517 Depot St
Chester, Vermont
Income Based
1 BR

Graystone Village

2 Dewitt Dr
White River Junction, Vermont
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
Accessible
62+

Safford Commons

Safford Commons Way
Woodstock, Vermont
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Wentworth Community Housing

117 Wentworth Way
Hartford, Vermont
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Housing Authorities that serve Windsor County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Windsor County, Vermont

There are 42 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,293 affordable apartments for rent in Windsor County, Vermont.

Income Based Apartments in Windsor County, Vermont

Windsor County features 637 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 Windsor County, Vermont

There are 656 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Windsor County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Windsor County, Vermont

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Windsor County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Windsor County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Windsor County, Vermont for a two-bedroom apartment is between $906 and $1,108.

2021 Windsor County, 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
Windsor County, Vermont Fair Market Rent $715 $837 $1,007 $1,416 $1,441
Windsor County, Vermont Payment Standard Range $644 to $787 $753 to $921 $906 to $1,108 $1,274 to $1,558 $1,297 to $1,585

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Windsor County, VT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 42
Total Low Income Apartments 1,293
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 637
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.02%
Average Renter Household Size 2.05
Average Household Size 2.25
Median Household Income $52,965 ±$2,430
Median Rent $868 ±$25
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.49% ± 3.88pp
Total Population 56,150

Population and Household Demographics

Windsor County is a county in Vermont with a population of 56,150. There are 24,507 households in the county with an average household size of 2.25 persons. 30.02% of households in Windsor County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Windsor County

The median gross income for households in Windsor County is $52,965 a year, or $4,414 a month. The median rent for the county is $868 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Windsor County, a household making less than $2,893 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.49% of households who rent are overburdened in Windsor County.

Area Median Income In Windsor County

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.

In Windsor County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,700

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 Windsor County

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 Windsor County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Windsor County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,600 $18,950 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Windsor County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,600 $31,550 $35,500 $39,400 $42,600 $45,750 $48,900 $52,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Windsor County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,150 $50,450 $56,750 $63,050 $68,100 $73,150 $78,200 $83,250

Cities In Windsor County

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City Served By
Andover The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Andover is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Ascutney The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ascutney is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Baltimore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Baltimore is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Barnard The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Barnard is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Bethel The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bethel is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Bridgewater The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bridgewater is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Cavendish The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cavendish is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Chester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chester is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Hartford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hartford is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Hartland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hartland is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Ludlow The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ludlow is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
North Hartland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Hartland is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
North Springfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Springfield is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Norwich The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Norwich is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Perkinsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Perkinsville is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Plymouth The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Plymouth is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Pomfret The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pomfret is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Proctorsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Proctorsville is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Quechee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Quechee is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Reading The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reading is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Rochester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rochester is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Royalton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Royalton is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Sharon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sharon is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
South Royalton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Royalton is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Springfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Springfield are the Springfield Housing Authority and Vermont State Housing Authority.
Stockbridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stockbridge is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Weathersfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weathersfield is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
West Windsor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Windsor is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Weston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weston is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
White River Junction The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves White River Junction is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Wilder The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wilder is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Windsor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Windsor is the Vermont State Housing Authority.
Woodstock The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodstock is the Vermont State Housing Authority.