About Myton City Housing Authority

The Myton City Housing Authority is a Section 8 Public Housing Agency in Roosevelt, Utah.

The Myton City Housing Authority serves Roosevelt.


About the Myton City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of March 31st, 2016 the Myton City Housing Authority manages 22 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 21 1
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $398 $601
Monthly Cost $8,355 $601

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Myton City Housing Authority

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2 persons and has a household income of $11,633 per year. 100% of households were very low income (VLI) and 83% were extremely low income (ELI). 4% of households had wages as a major source of income, 4% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 92% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

4% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 21% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 42% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 33% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 4% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

32% of households included children, -1% of which had two adults in the household. 33% of households with children have a female head of household. 75% of all households were headed by a female.

13% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 4% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Myton City Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 47% include at least one person with a disability. 73% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 89% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

25% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 42% with 2 bedrooms and 33% with 3 or more bedrooms. 42% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Myton City Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $281 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $606. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $126.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Affordable Apartments near Myton City Housing Authority

315 E 300 S Apt 205-1
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Cottonwood 2 Apartments is a 20 unit low income housing apartment community in Roosevelt.
Apartments in this community are not rent subsidized. However, this apartment community has rents considered affordable for low income families in Roosevelt.
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
158 East 800 South 19-13
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Stoneridge 1 & 2 is a 48 unit low income housing apartment community in Roosevelt.
315 E 300 S Apt 205-1
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Cottonwood 1 Apartments is a 34 unit low income housing apartment community in Roosevelt.