Low Income Apartments In Castle Rock
Cowlitz County, Washington

Low Income Apartments In Castle Rock


161 Leaming Ave NW
Castle Rock, WA
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There are 1 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 70 affordable apartments for rent in Castle Rock, Washington. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 70 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Castle Rock. There are 0 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Guide To Affordable Housing in Castle Rock, Washington

Castle Rock, WA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 70
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 70
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.61%
Average Renter Household Size 2.17
Total Population 2,334
Housing Units 1,025
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $41,585 ±$6,870
Median Rent $728 ±$259
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.48% ± 19.13pp

Population and Household Demographics

Castle Rock is a City in Cowlitz County, Washington with a population of 2,334. There are 1,025 households in the city with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 39.61% of households in Castle Rock are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Castle Rock

The median gross income for households in Castle Rock is $41,585 a year, or $3,465 a month. The median rent for the city is $728 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Castle Rock, a household making less than $2,427 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.48% of households who rent are overburdened in Castle Rock.1

Fair Market Rents in Castle Rock

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$601 $715 $923 $1,335 $1,621