Affordable Housing In Franklin County
Washington

15 Low Income Apartment Communities In Franklin County

Pinecrest Apartments

2209 W Jay Street
Pasco, Washington
Subsidized

Pioneer Park Apartments

401 E Elm St.
Connell, Washington
Accepts Vouchers

Hillcrest Apartments

300 N Ford Avenue
Connell, Washington
Subsidized

Tri Cities Vista Low Cost Housing

302 S Elm Ave
Pasco, Washington
Subsidized

Wheatlands Apartments

661 So. Burke Avenue
Connell, Washington
Subsidized

Scattered Sites

804 N 1st Ave
Pasco, Washington

Scattered Sites

820 N 1st Ave
Pasco, Washington

Tepeyac Haven

801 N 22nd Ave
Pasco, Washington
Accepts Vouchers

Washington

Am Wehe Subdivision
Pasco, Washington
Accepts Vouchers

Scattered Sites

201 W Margaret St
Pasco, Washington

Housing Authorities that serve Franklin County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Franklin County, Washington

There are 15 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,120 affordable apartments for rent in Franklin County, Washington.

Income Based Apartments in Franklin County, Washington

Franklin County features 456 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 Franklin County, Washington

There are 664 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Franklin County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Franklin County, Washington

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Franklin County, WA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 15
Total Low Income Apartments 1,120
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 456
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.88%
Average Renter Household Size 3.59
Average Household Size 3.40
Median Household Income $56,980 ±$2,936
Median Rent $807 ±$33
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.71% ± 4.82pp
Total Population 86,443

Population and Household Demographics

Franklin County is a County in Washington with a population of 86,443. There are 24,725 households in the county with an average household size of 3.40 persons. 32.88% of households in Franklin County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Franklin County

The median gross income for households in Franklin County is $56,980 a year, or $4,748 a month. The median rent for the county is $807 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Franklin County, a household making less than $2,690 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.71% of households who rent are overburdened in Franklin County.1

Area Median Income In Franklin 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 Franklin County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,000

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 Franklin 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 Franklin County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,400 $18,750 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $27,300 $31,200 $35,100 $39,000 $42,150 $45,250 $48,400 $51,500
80% of Median $43,700 $49,950 $56,200 $62,400 $67,400 $72,400 $77,400 $82,400

Cities In Franklin County

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City Listings Served By
Pasco 11 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pasco is the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County.
Connell 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Connell is the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County.
Basin City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Basin City is the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County.
Kahlotus 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kahlotus is the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County.
Mesa 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mesa is the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County.
West Pasco 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Pasco is the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County.