Affordable Housing In Kings Park
Fairfax County, Virginia

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Kings Park, 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.

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 Kings Park, Virginia

Housing Authority Programs
Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Moving to Work; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD); Homeownership

Guide To Affordable Housing in Kings Park, Virginia

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Kings Park, Virginia.

Income Based Apartments in Kings Park, Virginia

Kings Park 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 Kings Park, Virginia

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Kings Park, Virginia

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

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

2023 Kings Park, 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
Kings Park, Virginia Fair Market Rent $1,589 $1,615 $1,838 $2,299 $2,742
Kings Park, 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.

Kings Park, 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 11.8%
Average Renter Household Size 3.58
Average Household Size 3.14
Median Household Income $114,886 ±$24,763
Median Rent $2,284 ±$123
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.56% ± 32.26pp
Total Population 4,564

Population and Household Demographics

Kings Park is a city in Fairfax County, Virginia with a population of 4,564. There are 1,449 households in the city with an average household size of 3.14 persons. 11.8% of households in Kings Park are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Kings Park

The median gross income for households in Kings Park is $114,886 a year, or $9,574 a month. The median rent for the city is $2,284 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Kings Park, a household making less than $7,613 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.56% of households who rent are overburdened in Kings Park.

Area Median Income In Kings Park

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 Kings Park, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fairfax County.

In Kings Park, 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 Kings Park

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 Kings Park

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Kings Park 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 Kings Park 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 Kings Park 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