American Postal Workers House
Philadelphia, PA - 19107


American Postal Workers House

801 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA - 19107
(215) 925-9090

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Last-Modified: 2023-07-31 05:22:47

American Postal Workers House is a HUD Apartment. HUD residents usually pay 30% of their gross income for rent. The rent amount, less approved HUD deductions such as medical and child care expenses, and other allowances, includes a utility allowance. HUD Residents also may choose to pay what is known as flat rent. The HACC works with applicants to determine which rent arrangement is best for them.

Median apartment rental rate in this zip code: $1,346
Population in zip code: 14,526
Media age of those living in this zip code: 30.8
Media household income of those living in this zip code: $57,735
Average home value in this zip code: $384,831

American Postal Workers House is a senior low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments HUD (Housing and Urban Development Division). Contact American Postal Workers House for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

Tips Before Applying for Low Income Housing
  • 1. Research all of the different low-income housing programs available in your area. There are a variety of federal, state, and local programs that offer low-income housing assistance. Each program has its own eligibility requirements and application process, so it is important to do your research to find the program that is right for you.
  • 2. Get all of your documentation in order: When you apply for low income housing, you will need to provide documentation of your income, assets, and household composition. This documentation may include tax returns, pay stubs, bank statements, and birth certificates.
  • 3. Be careful and accurate on all information provided: Any false or misleading information on your application will most likely result in your disqualification.
  • 4. Waiting Lists: The waiting lists for most, if not all low-income housing programs is long. Do not limit yourself to only apply to one apartment location.

Qualifications: Do you qualify to live here?
To qualify for low income housing in Pennsylvania, you must meet the following income requirements:

Your household income must be below 80% of the area median income (AMI). The AMI is updated annually by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and varies by county.

You must have a valid Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN).

You must be a U.S. citizen or a legal immigrant.

In addition to the income requirements, you may also need to meet other eligibility requirements, such as:

- You must not have been evicted from any public housing or Section 8 housing in the past three years.
- You must not have any outstanding felony convictions for drug-related offenses.
- You must not be a registered sex offender.

Type: One Bedroom Available

Questions and Answers

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  • If you know the apartment costs, let us know.

    • Friday, August 2, 2019

      User Response: 1200

  • Are these apartments low income, sliding scale income based?

    • Thursday, November 25, 2021

      User Response: Based on your income.

  • Do you know any waiting list details? Let us know..

    • Thursday, November 25, 2021

      User Response: 7 years for one bedroom, 5 for studio. Popular location

  • Are these apartments safe? Please let us know details.

    • Thursday, November 25, 2021

      User Response: Yes. 24 hour security

  • Are Pets allowed? Please let us know any details.

  • Which utilities are included in the rent?

    • Thursday, November 25, 2021

      User Response: All but Electric. You pay your electricity.

    • Friday, August 2, 2019

      User Response: Water and trash

  • Are you familiar with this location? What is your opinion of it?

    • Thursday, November 25, 2021

      User Response: Yes. Worked here for years. Very safe location, well kept.

    • Friday, August 2, 2019

      User Response: Yes. Good if you don't care about privacy

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Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2023
Persons In Family Household Poverty Guideline
For Households with more than 8 persons, add $4,480 for each additional person.
1 $14,580
2 $19,720
3 $24,860
4 $30,000
5 $35,140
6 $40,280
7 $45,420
8 $50,560

*Alaska and Hawaii have different rates for HUD federal poverty guidelines.
These numbers above represent 100% of the Federal Poverty Rate. In order to get in some apartments the 100% rate changes to things like 200%. In these cases, you will only need to multiply the rate in each category by 2.

  • Reply User   2020-05-06 08:12:58

    Looking for low income housing for myself. My only income is ssi, which is well below the poverty level. I am currently homeless in philadelphia would appreciate any insights into available housing. Thank you. Cathleen cute

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