Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC)

103 Hand Avenue, Elizabethtown, NY, 12932
(518)873-3691



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About Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC)

The Village of Lake Placid was incorporated in 1900 and is located in the Town of North Elba in the Adirondack Mountains in the northwestern corner of Essex County, New York. The Village is internationally known having proudly hosted the Winter Olympics twice in 1932 and 1980 and is the site of the "Miracle on Ice" when the USA men's hockey team defeated the heavily favored USSR team to go on and win the Gold Medal in the '80 Olympics.

The Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) is a non-profit organization that exists for the sole purpose of assisting Essex County residents in a variety of ways. We are not here to sell you a product. This web site is here to assist, educate and provide you with useful information.


Program Summary for Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC)

Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) currently has Section 8 as its program type. Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) is located at 103 Hand Avenue, Elizabethtown, NY, 12932 and serves the city of Elizabethtown. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) at, (518)873-3691 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher N/A
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) is currently Open


2020 Income Limits for Essex County, NY

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Essex County, NY:

Median Income
$73,700
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $25,800
  • $29,500
  • $33,200
  • $36,850
  • $39,800
  • $42,750
  • $45,700
  • $48,650
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $15,500
  • $17,700
  • $21,720
  • $26,200
  • $30,680
  • $35,160
  • $39,640
  • $44,120
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $41,300
  • $47,200
  • $53,100
  • $58,950
  • $63,700
  • $68,400
  • $73,100
  • $77,850

2017 Fair Market Rents for Essex County, NY

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Essex County, NY:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$571 $711 $883 $1129 $1217



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Jay Housing Authority Jay Housing Authority Au Sable Forks NY 60 326 Open 16.09 Miles Contact
Burlington Housing Authority Burlington Housing Authority Burlington VT N/A N/A Open 25.84 Miles Contact
Harrietstown Housing Authority Harrietstown Housing Authority Saranac Lake NY 135 113 Open 27.81 Miles Contact
Winooski Housing Authority Winooski Housing Authority Winooski VT N/A N/A Open 27.85 Miles Contact
Plattsburgh Housing Authority Plattsburgh Housing Authority Plattsburgh NY 160 N/A Open 34.06 Miles Contact
Tupper Lake Housing Authority Tupper Lake Housing Authority Tupper Lake NY N/A N/A Open 42.87 Miles Contact

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Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) Program Type:
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Essex County Quick Facts

Population: 38,679
Persons Per Household: 2.28
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 14.4%
Homeownership Rate: 72.4%
Housing Units: 25,618
Yearly Income Per Person: $26,582
Median Household Income: $47,380