Affordable Housing In Dilkon
Navajo County, Arizona

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dilkon, Arizona

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

Income Based Apartments in Dilkon, Arizona

Dilkon 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 Dilkon, Arizona

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Dilkon, Arizona

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

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

2022 Dilkon, 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
Dilkon, Arizona Fair Market Rent $633 $715 $941 $1,237 $1,307
Dilkon, 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 research.

Dilkon, 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 50.34%
Average Renter Household Size 4.29
Average Household Size 4.37
Median Household Income $30,833 ±$8,024
Median Rent $405 ±$89
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 25.34% ± 11.11pp
Total Population 1,268

Population and Household Demographics

Dilkon is a city in Navajo County, Arizona with a population of 1,268. There are 290 households in the city with an average household size of 4.37 persons. 50.34% of households in Dilkon are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dilkon

The median gross income for households in Dilkon is $30,833 a year, or $2,569 a month. The median rent for the city is $405 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dilkon, a household making less than $1,350 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 25.34% of households who rent are overburdened in Dilkon.

Area Median Income In Dilkon

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 Dilkon, the AMI is calculated from all households within Navajo County.

In Dilkon, 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 Dilkon

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 Dilkon

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Dilkon 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 Dilkon 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 Dilkon 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