Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Coupeville, WA

Discover affordable housing in Coupeville where there are 2+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Madrona Valley Apartments

204 N. Main St., Coupeville, Washington 98239

Cam - Bey Senior Apartments

50 N Main St, Coupeville, Washington 98239

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Coupeville, Washington
$12.56 (+77%) more than Washington minimum wage and $21.59 (+298%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Coupeville, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Coupeville, Washington.

Go to the Washington Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Coupeville.

How many renters live in Coupeville, Washington?

The City of Coupeville has 2,040 people living in 853 households.

There are 661 renters living in 293 renter households in this City. Renters make up 32.4 percent of the population living in Coupeville.

What is the rental market like in Coupeville, Washington?

There are an estimated 1,015 housing units in the Coupeville area. Of these, 343 units are rental homes, making up 34 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Coupeville, Washington, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Coupeville?

The rental vacancy rate in Coupeville is 15 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Coupeville for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Coupeville
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
14 82 105 82 0
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Coupeville

A large number of apartments in Coupeville have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Coupeville are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 42 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 25 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Coupeville

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,156 to $2,536. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,156
One BR $1,236
Two BR $1,523
Three BR $2,146
Four BR $2,536
2024 Fair Market Rents in Coupeville, Washington

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Coupeville?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 11 79 percent
One BR 72 88 percent
Two BR 105 100 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Coupeville, Washington

How many affordable rental units are in Coupeville?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Coupeville, Washington including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 24
Public Housing 21
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 50
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 24
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Coupeville, Washington

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Coupeville, Washington

Coupeville features 27 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 Coupeville, Washington

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Coupeville, Washington

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Coupeville landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Coupeville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Coupeville, Washington for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,371 and $1,675.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.