Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Claymont, DE

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the New Castle 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 2023 in Claymont, DE.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2023Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
New Castle County, DE$114,400Very Low Income (50%)$50,250$55,800$60,300$64,750$69,200
Extremely Low Income (30%)$30,150$33,500$36,200$40,280$45,420
Low Income (80%) $80,350$89,250$96,400$103,550$110,700

New Castle County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in New Castle 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 New Castle 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.

Wilmington Housing Authority

400 N. Walnut Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
New Castle County
Website: http://www.whadelaware.org/
Phone Number: (302)429-6736

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Claymont, DE

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Claymont, DE. 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 Claymont, DE New Castle County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1071Estimated $321.30 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1298Estimated $389.40 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1605Estimated $481.50 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1837Estimated $551.10 - utility allowance

Available LIHTC Properties In Claymont, DE

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.

Greentree Village Apartments

1000 Cedartree Ln
Claymont, DE - 19703
Total Apartment Units: 286
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 286
1 Bedroom apartments 88
2 Bedroom apartments 169
3 Bedroom apartments 29
Years In Service Since: 2001

Overlook Colony

3207 Brandywine Ave
Claymont, DE - 19703
Total Apartment Units: 35
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 35
Years In Service Since: 2005
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES

Stoneybrook Apartments

1117 Cedartree Court
Claymont, DE - 19703
Total Apartment Units: 145
2 Bedroom apartments 26
3 Bedroom apartments 119
Years In Service Since: 2013
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES

HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Claymont, DE

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 New Castle County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Stoneybrook Apartments

1114 Andrea Court
Claymont, DE - 19703
Phone: 302-798-3446
Total Apartment Units: 146
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized

Overlook Colony

3207 E Brandywine Ave
Claymont, DE - 19703
Phone: 302-798-1736
Total Apartment Units: 35
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 DE?

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.