Affordable Housing In Bull Run
Prince William County, Virginia

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

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

Waiting Lists in Bull Run, Virginia

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

Affordable Housing Near Bull Run

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Bull Run

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Affordable Housing In Quantico, VA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Quantico.
Affordable Housing In Triangle, VA Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Triangle.
Affordable Housing In Woodbridge, VA Affordable Housing programs support 18 apartment communities in Woodbridge.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Bull Run, 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
Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Virginia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Bull Run.

Bull Run, Virginia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Bull Run, Virginia

Bull Run 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 Bull Run, Virginia

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bull Run, Virginia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bull Run landlords $1,300 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $600 towards rent in Bull Run.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bull Run, Virginia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,654 and $2,022.

2023 Bull Run, 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
Bull Run, Virginia Fair Market Rent $1,589 $1,615 $1,838 $2,299 $2,742
Bull Run, Virginia Payment Standard Range $1,430 to $1,748 $1,454 to $1,777 $1,654 to $2,022 $2,069 to $2,529 $2,468 to $3,016

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bull Run, 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 66.58%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.75
Median Household Income $64,048 ±$7,513
Median Rent $1,400 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.5% ± 8.91pp
Total Population 14,781

Population and Household Demographics

Bull Run is a city in Prince William County, Virginia with a population of 14,781. There are 5,374 households in the city with an average household size of 2.75 persons. 66.58% of households in Bull Run are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bull Run

The median gross income for households in Bull Run is $64,048 a year, or $5,337 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,400 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bull Run, a household making less than $4,667 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Bull Run.

Area Median Income In Bull Run

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 Bull Run, the AMI is calculated from all households within Prince William County.

In Bull Run, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $142,300

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 Bull Run

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 Bull Run

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bull Run AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$29,900 $34,200 $38,450 $42,700 $46,150 $49,550 $52,950 $56,400
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Bull Run AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$49,850 $56,950 $64,050 $71,150 $76,850 $82,550 $88,250 $93,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Bull Run AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800