New York (NY) has the
12th highest rent in the country out of 54 states and territories. The Fair Market Rent in New York
$638 for a 2-bedroom apartment in
Franklin County, NY
to $1,529 for a 2-bedroom unit in
Nassau-Suffolk, NY HUD Metro FMR Area.
For FY 2008, the Nassau-Suffolk, NY HUD Metro FMR Area (Nassau County) rent for a studio or efficiency is $1,121 per month and $2,211 per month to rent a house or an apartment with 4 bedrooms.
The average Fair Market Rent for a 2-bedroom home in New York is $852 per month.
Approximately 15% of Americans qualify for some level of housing assistance. The population in
New York is around 18,976,457 people. So, there are around 2,846,469 people in New York who could be receiving housing benefits from the HUD.
Click on your region in the list below or on the map to see a more detailed break down of rental prices.
What is Fair Market Rent?
Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in New York.
Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region.