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Affordable Housing In Prince William County
Virginia

29 Low Income Apartment Communities In Prince William County

The Crossings at Summerland

13701 Keelingwood Cir
Woodbridge, Virginia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Townsquare at Dumfries

3930 Townsquare Ct
Triangle, Virginia
$1,130-1,525
1-3 BR

Orchard Mills Apartments

15131 Brickwood Court
Woodbridge, Virginia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Orchard Landing Apartments-Chesapeake

3119 Chesapeake Drive
Dumfries, Virginia
$980-1,350
1-3 BR

Riverwoods at Lake Ridge

2085 Tacketts Village Square
Woodbridge, Virginia
$819-1,442
1-3 BR

Shorehaven Apartments

2900 Shorehaven Way
Dumfries, Virginia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Riverwoods at Towne Square

16573 Nanticoke Way
Woodbridge, Virginia
$1,428-1,650
3 BR

Victoria Park Apartments

16820 Flotilla Way
Woodbridge, Virginia
1 BR
55+

Quantico Court

19050 Fuller Heights Road
Triangle, Virginia
Call For Rent
1 BR

Riverwoods Apartments

16573 Nanticoke Way
Woodbridge, Virginia
$1,031-1,550
1-3 BR

Housing Authorities that serve Prince William County

Housing Authority Programs
Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Prince William County, Virginia

There are 29 low income housing apartment communities offering 3,558 affordable apartments for rent in Prince William County, Virginia.

Income Based Apartments in Prince William County, Virginia

Prince William County features 132 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 Prince William County, Virginia

There are 3,426 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Prince William County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Prince William County, Virginia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Prince William County landlords $1,400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Prince William County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Prince William County, Virginia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,589 and $1,942.

2021 Prince William County, 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
Prince William County, Virginia Fair Market Rent $1,513 $1,548 $1,765 $2,263 $2,742
Prince William County, Virginia Payment Standard Range $1,362 to $1,664 $1,393 to $1,703 $1,589 to $1,942 $2,037 to $2,489 $2,468 to $3,016

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Prince William County, VA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 29
Total Low Income Apartments 3,558
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 132
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.55%
Average Renter Household Size 3.10
Average Household Size 3.17
Median Household Income $98,657 ±$1,268
Median Rent $1,547 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.36% ± 2.52pp
Total Population 437,271

Population and Household Demographics

Prince William County is a county in Virginia with a population of 437,271. There are 136,794 households in the county with an average household size of 3.17 persons. 28.55% of households in Prince William County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Prince William County

The median gross income for households in Prince William County is $98,657 a year, or $8,221 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,547 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Prince William County, a household making less than $5,157 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.36% of households who rent are overburdened in Prince William County.

Area Median Income In Prince William 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 Prince William County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $129,000

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 Prince William 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 Prince William County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Prince William County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$27,100 $31,000 $34,850 $38,700 $41,800 $44,900 $48,000 $51,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Prince William County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$45,150 $51,600 $58,050 $64,500 $69,700 $74,850 $80,000 $85,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Prince William County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$57,650 $65,850 $74,100 $82,300 $88,900 $95,500 $102,100 $108,650

Cities In Prince William County

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City Served By
Buckhall The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buckhall is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Bull Run The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bull Run is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Bull Run Mountain Estates The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bull Run Mountain Estates is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Cherry Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cherry Hill is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
County Center The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves County Center is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Dale City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dale City is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Dumfries The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dumfries is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Fries The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fries is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Gainesville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gainesville is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Haymarket The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haymarket is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Independent Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Independent Hill is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Lake Ridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Ridge is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Linton Hall The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Linton Hall is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Loch Lomond The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Loch Lomond is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Marumsco The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marumsco is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Montclair The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Montclair is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Neabsco The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Neabsco is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Nokesville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nokesville is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Potomac Mills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Potomac Mills is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Quantico The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Quantico is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Quantico Base The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Quantico Base is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Sudley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sudley is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Triangle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Triangle is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Woodbridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodbridge is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.
Yorkshire The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yorkshire is the Prince William County Office of Housing and Community Development.