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Affordable Housing In Danville

25 Low Income Apartment Communities In Danville

Southwyck Hills

114 North Hills Court
Danville, Virginia
1-4 BR

Danville House

600 Main St Apt 105
Danville, Virginia

Pleasant View

101 Pleasant View Ave
Danville, Virginia
Family & Senior

Ingram Heights

137 New Ingram Rd
Danville, Virginia
Family & Senior

Danville Family Homes

100 Joanis Dr
Danville, Virginia

Cardinal Village

651 Cardinal Place
Danville, Virginia
Family & Senior

Cedar Terrace

628 Holbrook St
Danville, Virginia
Family & Senior

Seeland Crossing Phase I - III

300 Garfield St
Danville, Virginia
Family & Senior

Clear Pond

147 Levelton St
Danville, Virginia

Janies Hope

239 Rocky Ln
Danville, Virginia
Elderly Supportive Housing

Housing Authorities that serve Danville

Housing Authority Programs
Danville Redevelopment and Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Mainstream Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Danville, Virginia

There are 25 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,973 affordable apartments for rent in Danville, Virginia.

Income Based Apartments in Danville, Virginia

Danville features 1,516 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 Danville, Virginia

There are 457 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Danville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Danville, Virginia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Danville landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Danville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Danville, Virginia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $631 and $771.

2021 Danville, 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
Danville, Virginia Fair Market Rent $470 $532 $701 $926 $1,065
Danville, Virginia Payment Standard Range $423 to $517 $479 to $585 $631 to $771 $833 to $1,019 $959 to $1,172

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Danville, VA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 25
Total Low Income Apartments 1,973
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,516
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.05%
Average Renter Household Size 2.21
Average Household Size 2.20
Median Household Income $32,315 ±$1,578
Median Rent $601 ±$22
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.66% ± 3.93pp
Total Population 42,450

Population and Household Demographics

Danville is a city in Virginia with a population of 42,450. There are 18,559 households in the city with an average household size of 2.20 persons. 46.05% of households in Danville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Danville

The median gross income for households in Danville is $32,315 a year, or $2,693 a month. The median rent for the city is $601 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Danville, a household making less than $2,003 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.66% of households who rent are overburdened in Danville.

Area Median Income In Danville

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 Danville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,600

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 Danville

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 Danville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Danville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $34,650 $37,050 $39,450
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Danville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$20,900 $23,900 $26,900 $29,850 $32,250 $34,650 $37,050 $39,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Danville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$33,450 $38,200 $43,000 $47,750 $51,600 $55,400 $59,250 $63,050