Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment in Washington

Percentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the fourth quartile with a value of 113%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 160%, Spokane 84% & Tacoma 114%.Percentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment Seattle, 160%Spokane, 84%Tacoma, 114%

Data source. , Technical Assistance Collaborative, Priced Out, 2017 (Data is from HUD Fair Market Rents from 2016, 2016 SSI payments for individuals with disabilities living independently in the community from the SSA, HUDs median income for one person households in 2016 and number of renter households in each market area from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, 2016)
Calculation. HUD's fair market rent of a one-bedroom apartment for a city or state divided by the state's monthly SSI income

Percentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment at Fair Market Rent by Region
RegionPercentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment
Washington123%
United States113%
Seattle160%
Spokane84%
Tacoma114%
Percentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment at Fair Market RentPercentage of SSI for a One-Bedroom Apartment at Fair Market RentA bar chart listed in descending orderSeattle    160.0Washington    123.0Tacoma    114.0United States    113.0Spokane    84.00%50%100%150%