Affordable Housing In Bryn Mawr Skyway
King County, Washington

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington

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 Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington

Housing Authority Programs
King County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Moving to Work

Guide To Affordable Housing in Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington.

Income Based Apartments in Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington

Bryn Mawr Skyway 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 Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bryn Mawr Skyway landlords $1,200 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Bryn Mawr Skyway.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,979 and $2,419.

2023 Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington 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
Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington Fair Market Rent $1,829 $1,881 $2,199 $2,953 $3,446
Bryn Mawr Skyway, Washington Payment Standard Range $1,646 to $2,012 $1,693 to $2,069 $1,979 to $2,419 $2,658 to $3,248 $3,101 to $3,791

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bryn Mawr Skyway, WA 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 43.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.63
Average Household Size 2.74
Median Household Income $58,268 ±$7,383
Median Rent $1,125 ±$99
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.78% ± 10.04pp
Total Population 16,473

Population and Household Demographics

Bryn Mawr Skyway is a city in King County, Washington with a population of 16,473. There are 5,975 households in the city with an average household size of 2.74 persons. 43.63% of households in Bryn Mawr Skyway are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bryn Mawr Skyway

The median gross income for households in Bryn Mawr Skyway is $58,268 a year, or $4,856 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,125 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bryn Mawr Skyway, a household making less than $3,750 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.78% of households who rent are overburdened in Bryn Mawr Skyway.

Area Median Income In Bryn Mawr Skyway

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 Bryn Mawr Skyway, the AMI is calculated from all households within King County.

In Bryn Mawr Skyway, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $134,600

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 Bryn Mawr Skyway

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 Bryn Mawr Skyway

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bryn Mawr Skyway AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$27,200 $31,050 $34,950 $38,800 $41,950 $45,050 $48,150 $51,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Bryn Mawr Skyway AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$45,300 $51,800 $58,250 $64,700 $69,900 $75,100 $80,250 $85,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Bryn Mawr Skyway AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$66,750 $76,250 $85,800 $95,300 $102,950 $110,550 $118,200 $125,800