Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Nogales, AZ

Discover affordable housing in Nogales where there are 16+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

La Vista

300 W Gold Hill Rd , Nogales, Arizona 85621

Santa Carolina Apartments

1068 W Paul Bond Dr, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Santa Rita Apartments

1100 W Mariposa Ranch Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Mountain Pointe Apartments. Lihtc Phase II

800 E Baffert Dr, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Villa Paraiso

1033 W Mariposa Ranch Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Bowman Senior Residences

229 N GRAND AVE, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Villa Paraiso Apartments

1033 W Mariposa Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Las Terrazas

661 E Patagonia Hwy, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Loma Mariposa II

1830 N Loma Mariposa Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Loma Mariposa

1790 N Loma Mariposa Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Casa Bonita Apartments Homes

1100 E Parkway Dr, Nogales, Arizona 85621

Casitas De Santa Cruz

1769 W Target Range Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621


1171 W Target Range Rd, Nogales, Arizona 85621

United Church Village

320 E Placita Naco Cir, Nogales, Arizona

Nogales Ha

Kelsey and Guerrero St, Nogales, Arizona 85628

Casas De Anza

1040 N Las Americas Dr, Nogales, Arizona 85621

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Nogales, Arizona
$5.01 (+35%) more than Arizona minimum wage and $12.11 (+167%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Nogales, Arizona?

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Nogales, Arizona.

Go to the Arizona Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Nogales.

How many renters live in Nogales, Arizona?

The City of Nogales has 19,761 people living in 6,783 households.

There are 9,919 renters living in 3,561 renter households in this City. Renters make up 50.19 percent of the population living in Nogales.

What is the rental market like in Nogales, Arizona?

There are an estimated 7,600 housing units in the Nogales area. Of these, 3,957 units are rental homes, making up 52 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Nogales, Arizona, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Nogales?

The rental vacancy rate in Nogales is 8 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Nogales for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Nogales
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
424 617 1,490 1,005 25
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Nogales

A large number of apartments in Nogales have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Nogales are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 40 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 16 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Nogales

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $693 to $1,472. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $693
One BR $778
Two BR $1,022
Three BR $1,440
Four BR $1,472
2024 Fair Market Rents in Nogales, Arizona

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Nogales?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 379 89 percent
One BR 585 95 percent
Two BR 1,262 85 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Nogales, Arizona

How many affordable rental units are in Nogales?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Nogales, Arizona including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 619
Public Housing 226
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 38
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 64
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Nogales, Arizona

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Nogales, Arizona

Nogales features 530 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 Nogales, Arizona

There are 541 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Nogales.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Nogales, Arizona

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Nogales landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Nogales.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Nogales, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $920 and $1,124.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.