Affordable Housing In Clallam County
Washington

29 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clallam County

Mountain View Court Apartments

303 South 5th Avenue
Sequim, Washington
Call For Rent
2 BR

Suncrest Senior Apartments I

201 E Prairie St
Sequim, Washington
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Suncrest Senior Apartments II

201 E Prairie St
Sequim, Washington
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Mount Angeles View Manor

323 E 2nd St
Port Angeles, Washington
Call For Rent
1 BR

Suncrest Village

251 S 5th Ave
Sequim, Washington
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Hilltop Ridge

1914 S. Pine St
Port Angeles, Washington
Income Based-700
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Clallam Bay Apartments

140 Wheel Rd
Clallam Bay, Washington
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Pine Road Village

528 W Lauridsen Blvd
Port Angeles, Washington
$521-755
1-2 BR
Accessible
62+

MT ANGELES VIEW MANOR APARTMENT

2603 SOUTH FRANCIS ST
Port Angeles, Washington
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Accessible
Subsidized
Supportive Housing

Cch Individualized Support Services

1132 Hazel St
Port Angeles, Washington
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Clallam County, 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 Clallam County, Washington

Housing Authority Programs
Peninsula Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clallam County, Washington

There are 29 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,594 affordable apartments for rent in Clallam County, Washington.

Income Based Apartments in Clallam County, Washington

Clallam County features 564 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 Clallam County, Washington

There are 977 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clallam County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clallam County, Washington

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clallam County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Clallam County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clallam County, Washington for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,014 and $1,240.

2022 Clallam County, 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
Clallam County, Washington Fair Market Rent $749 $857 $1,127 $1,597 $1,759
Clallam County, Washington Payment Standard Range $674 to $824 $771 to $943 $1,014 to $1,240 $1,437 to $1,757 $1,583 to $1,935

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clallam County, WA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 29
Total Low Income Apartments 1,594
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 564
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.19%
Average Renter Household Size 2.32
Average Household Size 2.27
Median Household Income $47,253 ±$1,606
Median Rent $822 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.49% ± 4.34pp
Total Population 72,397

Population and Household Demographics

Clallam County is a county in Washington with a population of 72,397. There are 31,321 households in the county with an average household size of 2.27 persons. 30.19% of households in Clallam County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clallam County

The median gross income for households in Clallam County is $47,253 a year, or $3,938 a month. The median rent for the county is $822 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clallam County, a household making less than $2,740 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.49% of households who rent are overburdened in Clallam County.

Area Median Income In Clallam 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 Clallam County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $76,400

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 Clallam 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 Clallam County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clallam County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,850 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clallam County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,750 $28,250 $31,800 $35,300 $38,150 $40,950 $43,800 $46,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clallam County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,550 $45,200 $50,850 $56,500 $61,050 $65,550 $70,100 $74,600

Cities In Clallam County

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City Served By
Bell Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bell Hill is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Blyn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blyn is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Carlsborg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carlsborg is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Clallam Bay The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clallam Bay is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Forks The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Forks is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Jamestown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jamestown is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Neah Bay The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Neah Bay is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Port Angeles The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Port Angeles is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Port Angeles East The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Port Angeles East is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
River Road The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves River Road is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Sekiu The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sekiu is the Peninsula Housing Authority.
Sequim The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sequim is the Peninsula Housing Authority.