Affordable Housing In Keams Canyon
Guide To Affordable Housing in Keams Canyon, Arizona
There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Keams Canyon, Arizona.
Income Based Apartments in Keams Canyon, Arizona
Keams Canyon 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 Keams Canyon, Arizona
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Keams Canyon.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Keams Canyon, Arizona
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Keams Canyon landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Keams Canyon.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Keams Canyon, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $847 and $1,035.
2022 Keams Canyon, 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|
|Keams Canyon, Arizona Fair Market Rent||$633||$715||$941||$1,237||$1,307|
|Keams Canyon, 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.
Keams Canyon, 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||59.32%|
|Average Renter Household Size||3.51|
|Average Household Size||3.44|
|Median Household Income||$0 ±$0|
|Median Rent||$534 ±$411|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||0% ± 68.57pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Keams Canyon is a city in Navajo County, Arizona with a population of 203. There are 59 households in the city with an average household size of 3.44 persons. 59.32% of households in Keams Canyon are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Keams Canyon
The median gross income for households in Keams Canyon is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $534 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Keams Canyon, a household making less than $1,780 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Keams Canyon.
Area Median Income In Keams Canyon
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 Keams Canyon, the AMI is calculated from all households within Navajo County.
In Keams Canyon, 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 Keams Canyon
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 Keams Canyon
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Keams Canyon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Keams Canyon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Keams Canyon AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.