Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Newark, CA

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Alameda 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 Newark, California.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Alameda County, CA$142,800Very Low Income (50%)$50,000$57,150$64,300$71,400$77,150
Extremely Low Income (30%)$30,000$34,300$38,600$42,850$46,300
Low Income (80%) $74,200$84,800$95,400$106,000$114,500

Alameda County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Alameda 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 Alameda 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.

Oakland Housing Authority

1619 Harrison Street
Oakland, CA - 94612
Alameda County
Website: http://www.oakha.org/
Phone Number: (510)874-1500

Berkeley Housing Authority

1947 Center St
Berkeley, CA - 94703
Alameda County
Website: https://bha.berkeleyca.gov/
Phone Number: (510) 981-5470

Alameda County Housing Authority

701 Atlantic Avenue
Alameda, CA - 94501
Alameda County
Website: https://www.haca.net/
Phone Number: (510) 747-4300

Housing Authority of the City of Pleasanton

123 Main Street
Pleasanton, CA - 94566
Alameda County
Website: https://www.cityofpleasantonca.gov/resident/housing/default.asp
Phone Number: (925) 931-5002

Livermore Housing Authority

3203 Leahy Way
Livermore, CA - 94550
Alameda County
Website: https://livermoreha.org
Phone Number: (925) 447-3600

Housing Authority of the County of Alameda

22941 Atherton St
Hayward, CA - 94541
Alameda County
Website: https://www.haca.net/
Phone Number: (510) 538-8876

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

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Newark, 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 utility 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 Newark, CA Alameda County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1854Estimated $556.20 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$2274Estimated $682.20 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$3006Estimated $901.80 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$3578Estimated $1,073.40 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In Newark, 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.



HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Newark, 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 Alameda County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Newark Gardens Ii

35322 Cedar Blvd
Newark, CA - 94560
Phone: (510) 791-8058
Total Apartment Units: 50
Type of Listing: 202/811

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.
Section 811 - Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
The Section 811 program allows persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible in the community by subsidizing rental housing

Newark Gardens I

35300 Cedar Blvd
Newark, CA - 94560
Phone: (510) 791-8058
Total Apartment Units: 150
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized


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.