Affordable Housing In Arrington
Nelson County, Virginia

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Arrington where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Arrington that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Arrington, Virginia

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Arrington. Go to the Virginia Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Arrington.

Affordable Housing Near Arrington

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Arrington, Virginia

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.

Housing Authority Programs
Nelson County Community Development Foundation Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Virginia Housing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Virginia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Arrington.

Arrington, Virginia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Arrington, Virginia

Arrington 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 Arrington, Virginia

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Arrington, Virginia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Arrington, Virginia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,261 and $1,541.

2023 Arrington, Virginia 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
Arrington, Virginia Fair Market Rent $1,165 $1,172 $1,401 $1,742 $2,159
Arrington, Virginia Payment Standard Range $1,049 to $1,282 $1,055 to $1,289 $1,261 to $1,541 $1,568 to $1,916 $1,943 to $2,375

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Arrington, VA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.15%
Average Renter Household Size 3.31
Average Household Size 2.36
Median Household Income $45,656 ±$18,049
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 67.06% ± 48.91pp
Total Population 767

Population and Household Demographics

Arrington is a city in Nelson County, Virginia with a population of 767. There are 325 households in the city with an average household size of 2.36 persons. 26.15% of households in Arrington are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Arrington

The median gross income for households in Arrington is $45,656 a year, or $3,805 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Arrington, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 67.06% of households who rent are overburdened in Arrington.

Area Median Income In Arrington

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 Arrington, the AMI is calculated from all households within Nelson County.

In Arrington, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $111,200

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 Arrington

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 Arrington

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Arrington AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$22,050 $25,200 $28,350 $31,450 $34,000 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Arrington AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$36,700 $41,950 $47,200 $52,400 $56,600 $60,800 $65,000 $69,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Arrington AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$58,700 $67,100 $75,500 $83,850 $90,600 $97,300 $104,000 $110,700