Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Cupertino, CA

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Santa Clara County Public Housing Authority.

Income may not exceed 50% of the median income from the table below. The Housing Authority must provide 75 percent of vouchers to those whose income does not exceed 30% of the median income listed below.

HUD Income Limits 2022 in Cupertino, California.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Santa Clara County, CA$168,500Very Low Income (50%)$59,000$67,400$75,850$84,250$91,000
Extremely Low Income (30%)$35,400$40,450$45,500$50,550$54,600
Low Income (80%) $92,250$105,400$118,600$131,750$142,300

Santa Clara County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Santa Clara County. Using the chart above, if you qualify as low income (Very Low Income OR Extremely Low Income), we recommend that you visit your local housing authority. They should be your first stop for housing and rental assistance programs.
1. To get on the waiting list for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8), visit the links provided below to the closest Santa Clara County housing authority to your city in your city.
2. You can also visit the Housing Authority for other low income housing programs with rent assistance.

Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara

505 West Julian Street
Santa Clara, CA - 95110
Santa Clara County
Website: http://www.hacsc.org/
Phone Number: (408) 275-8770

Santa Clara County Housing Authority

505 W Julian Street
San Jose, CA - 95110
Santa Clara County
Website: https://www.scchousingauthority.org
Phone Number: (408) 275-8770

Housing Authority of the City of San Jose

505 West Julian St.
San Jose, CA - 95110
Santa Clara County
Website: https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments/housing
Phone Number: (408) 275-8770

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Cupertino, CA

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Cupertino, CA. LIHTC apartment rents are not based on the tenants income. Income credit set aside brackets are selected during the apartment credit applications are used to determine the apartment rents.

The rents are based upon the Area Medium Income (AMI) and tenant based utilty allowances. At least 20% of these apartments (listed below), must provide these low rates for low-income tenants.

LIHTC Maximum Rents

The maximum allowable rents are equal to 30% of the Area Medium Income (AMI), less the utility allowances.

HUD Fair Market Rents for Cupertino, CA Santa Clara County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$2418Estimated $725.40 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$2868Estimated $860.40 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$3687Estimated $1,106.10 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$4213Estimated $1,263.90 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In Cupertino, CA

Using the table above you can estimate what you would be paying by checking the LIHTC Maximum Rent section.

Contact these properties for openings and wait lists and price lists.

The Veranda

19160 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Cupertino, CA - 95014
Total Apartment Units: 19
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 19
2 Bedroom apartments 1
Years In Service Since: 2019
Senior Apartments: YES


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Cupertino, CA

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development provides active listings of Section 8 and Multifamily apartments. We have listed them below for you to contact. Check with them to see if they have current availabilities and/or waiting lists. With Section 8 properties, you will need a voucher. Contact the Santa Clara County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Sunny View West

22449 Cupertino Rd
Cupertino, CA - 95014
Phone: (408) 253-4300
Total Apartment Units: 100
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously 202/81

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.

Le Beaulieu

10092 Bianchi Way
Cupertino, CA - 95014
Phone: 408 446-1583
Total Apartment Units: 27
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing


About our Data

Our data is collected from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development data along with computations based on their rules on apartments/housing.

How does HUD housing work in California?

You must qualify for the HUD apartments in the area you are searching. Then, you need to apply directly at the location or through the Public Housing Authority.