According to the U.S. HUD, a household is:

If it spends 30% or more of its income on housing alone.




If it spends 50% or more of its income on housing alone.

Severely Cost-Burdened

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Such households may have difficulty affording necessities such as food, clothing, transportation and medical care. They are also much more likely to experience unstable situations such as evictions.


Answer the question to get a clue:

In the state of Alabama in 2019, what percentage of households with Extremely Low Income (<$24,600-yr) were considered severely cost burdened?