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Tiverton

MEDIAN HOME PRICE

$230,000

Assumed Down Payment

$8,050

Mortgage Amount

$221,950

Monthly Housing Payment

$1,819

$72,741

Annual Income Needed to Afford This

MEDIAN HOME PRICE: COMPARISON

*Adjusted to 2014 dollars

5 YEAR

2009

$237,788

2014

3% DECREASE

10 YEAR

2004

$370,987

2014

38% DECREASE

AVERAGE 2-BEDROOM RENT

$1,238

$49,520

Annual Income Needed to Afford This

AVERAGE 2-BEDROOM RENT: COMPARISON

*Adjusted to 2014 dollars

5 YEAR Insufficient Data
10 YEAR Insufficient Data

COST BURDENED OWNERS

37%

A household is cost burdened if it spends more than 30% of its income on housing costs

COST BURDENED RENTERS

42%

A household is cost burdened if it spends more than 30% of its income on housing costs

AFFORDABILITY GAP

Housing is considered affordable when a household spends less than 30% of its income on housing costs.

$1129

30% OF MEDIAN RENTER HOUSEHOLD INCOME

$870

30% AVERAGE PRIVATE SECTOR WAGE

$405

30% MINIMUM WAGE IN RHODE ISLAND

HOUSING STOCK

TOTAL HOUSING UNITS

7,526

SINGLE-FAMILY

80%

MULTI-FAMILY

20%

BUILDING PERMITS:

21

(New units Authorized)

AFFORDABLE HOUSING

7,138

357

5.00%

357

Number of year-round housing units

Housing units that qualify as affordable

% of year-round housing that is affordable

Affordable housing needed to meet 10% goal

120

192

45

142

Affordable housing units reserved for the elderly

Affordable housing units reserved for families

Affordable housing units reserved for persons with special needs

Homes funded through Building Homes Rhode Island

Methods and Sources