Affordable Housing In Clay Springs
Navajo County, Arizona

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clay Springs, Arizona

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Clay Springs, Arizona.

Income Based Apartments in Clay Springs, Arizona

Clay Springs features 0 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Clay Springs, Arizona

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clay Springs.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clay Springs, Arizona

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clay Springs landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Clay Springs.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clay Springs, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $847 and $1,035.

2022 Clay Springs, Arizona Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Clay Springs, Arizona Fair Market Rent $633 $715 $941 $1,237 $1,307
Clay Springs, Arizona Payment Standard Range $570 to $696 $644 to $787 $847 to $1,035 $1,113 to $1,361 $1,176 to $1,438

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clay Springs, AZ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23%
Average Renter Household Size 4.83
Average Household Size 5.03
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.48% ± 103.79pp
Total Population 503

Population and Household Demographics

Clay Springs is a city in Navajo County, Arizona with a population of 503. There are 100 households in the city with an average household size of 5.03 persons. 23% of households in Clay Springs are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clay Springs

The median gross income for households in Clay Springs is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clay Springs, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.48% of households who rent are overburdened in Clay Springs.

Area Median Income In Clay Springs

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Clay Springs, the AMI is calculated from all households within Navajo County.

In Clay Springs, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,200

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Clay Springs

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Clay Springs

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clay Springs AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $25,950 $28,050 $30,150 $32,200 $34,300
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clay Springs AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$18,200 $20,800 $23,400 $25,950 $28,050 $30,150 $32,200 $34,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clay Springs AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,500 $44,850 $48,150 $51,500 $54,800