Finding Affordable Housing in District of Columbia

Welcome to! Here it is easy to find information on District of Columbia low income apartments. Just click on a city in the list of District of Columbia cities below.

Most listings found here are descriptions of affordable housing in District of Columbia. There is a range of options for the low income renter seeking housing in District of Columbia, including listings of housing types sponsored by Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and properties sponsored by state or local housing authorities.

Some apartments listed here will require prospective residents to meet income eligibility requirements and other guidelines specific to a housing authority, and other properties will be open to all residents needing District of Columbia low income apartments.

The listings are not comprehensive for each geographic area, but we do strive to provide as many listings as available per city in District of Columbia. Our goal is to match each website user with as many affordable housing opportunities as possible.

We welcome user reviews and corrections of property listings. It is also our desire to meet your information needs. If you need help, please do not hesitate to contact us. You should be able to find affordable housing in District of Columbia without paying too much!

Cities in District of Columbia

Counties in District of Columbia

Update to District of Columbia housing

  • Benning Heights
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Washington, DC - 20019
    • (202) 583-0454
    Benning Heights offers one through three bedroom apartment homes, each of which has been updated with modern cabinets and countertops, a self cleaning oven, energy efficient refrigerator, wall-to-wall carpeting, central air conditioning and thermal energy windows. The community is located close to transportation, schools, the library, shops, restaurants and parks and recreation. Income Guidelines Apply. Monthly rent equals 30% of Adjusted Gross Income.
  • Samuel Kelsey Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Washington, DC - 20010
    • (202) 667-6590
    Samuel Kelsey Apartments is in the heart of Columbia Heights - one of the most highly visible and rapidly gentrifying DC neighborhoods - one block from the Columbia Heights metro stop and next to the DC USA urban retail center anchored by Target, Best Buy and Bed Bath & Beyond. All 150 homes and common areas at Samuel Kelsey Apartment were recently renovated and the building exterior was restored and beautified. WinnResidential has renewed the Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Contract with HUD and is committed to preserving Samuel Kelsey Apartments for at least 30 more years. This is important in a rapidly gentrifying Columbia Heights neighborhood where affordable housing units continue to be replaced by luxury apartments and condominiums.
  • Northwest Cooperative Homes
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Washington, DC - 20001
    • (202) 234-8007
    Community Room; Laundry Rooms; Parking Lot
  • Wah Luck House
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Washington, DC - 20001
    • (202) 289-5339
    Community Amenities: Near Public Transportation; Laundry Facility; Covered Parking Available; 24-hour Maintenance; Convenient Location; Vouchers Welcome
  • Faircliff Plaza West
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Washington, DC - 20009
    • (202) 986-2802