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Affordable Housing In Pima County
Arizona

106 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pima County

Valle Del Sur

251 W 38th St
Tucson, Arizona
$539-732
1-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Casa Bonita

5720 S Randall Blvd
Tucson, Arizona
$335-559
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Bnai Brith Covenant House II

4414 E 2nd St
Tucson, Arizona
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Sentinel Plaza

125 S Linda Ave
Tucson, Arizona
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers
Accessible
62+

Blanche Johnson Courtyards

1435 E 36th St
Tucson, Arizona
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Sunnyside Pointe Villas

730 E Emma Maria St
Tucson, Arizona
$759-908
3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Menlo Park Apartments

427 N. Grande Ave
Tucson, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Bnai BrithGerd

370 N Pantano Rd
Tucson, Arizona
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Armory Park Apartments

211 S 5th Ave
Tucson, Arizona
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized

Miracle Point Apartments

375 W Blacklidge Dr
Tucson, Arizona
$644-769
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Pima County

Housing Authority Programs
Pima County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Other Housing Authorities located in Pima County

Housing Authority Programs
City of Tucson Department of Housing and Community Development Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
South Tucson Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pima County, Arizona

There are 106 low income housing apartment communities offering 7,605 affordable apartments for rent in Pima County, Arizona.

Income Based Apartments in Pima County, Arizona

Pima County features 3,409 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 Pima County, Arizona

There are 4,196 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pima County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pima County, Arizona

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pima County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Pima County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pima County, AZ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 106
Total Low Income Apartments 7,605
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 3,409
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.84%
Average Renter Household Size 2.42
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $46,162 ±$620
Median Rent $816 ±$7
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.96% ± 1.05pp
Total Population 998,537

Population and Household Demographics

Pima County is a County in Arizona with a population of 998,537. There are 389,658 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 38.84% of households in Pima County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pima County

The median gross income for households in Pima County is $46,162 a year, or $3,847 a month. The median rent for the county is $816 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pima County, a household making less than $2,720 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.96% of households who rent are overburdened in Pima County.1

Area Median Income In Pima County

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.

In Pima County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,900

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 Pima County

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 Pima County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,450 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $42,200
50% of Median $22,400 $25,600 $28,800 $31,950 $34,550 $37,100 $39,650 $42,200
80% of Median $35,800 $40,900 $46,000 $51,100 $55,200 $59,300 $63,400 $67,500

Cities In Pima County

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City Listings Served By
Tucson 99 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Tucson are the City of Tucson Department of Housing and Community Development and Pima County Housing Authority.
Marana 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marana is the Pima County Housing Authority.
South Tucson 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve South Tucson are the South Tucson Housing Authority and Pima County Housing Authority.
Green Valley 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green Valley is the Pima County Housing Authority.
Ajo 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ajo is the Pima County Housing Authority.
Oro Valley 0
Ali Chuk 0
Anegam 0
Avra Valley 0
Casas Adobes 0
Catalina Foothills 0
Chiawuli Tak 0
Corona de Tucson 0
Drexel Heights 0
Elephant Head 0
Flowing Wells 0
Ko Vaya 0
Littletown 0
Picture Rocks 0
Pimaco Two 0
Pisinemo 0
San Miguel 0
South Komelik 0
Tucson Estates 0
Vail 0
Valencia West 0
Willow Canyon 0
Ak Chin 0
Ali Chukson 0
Ali Molina 0
Arivaca 0
Arivaca Junction 0
Catalina 0
Charco 0
Comobabi 0
Cowlic 0
Gu Oidak 0
Haivana Nakya 0
Maish Vaya 0
Nelson 0
Nolic 0
Rillito 0
Rincon Valley 0
Sahuarita 2
Santa Rosa 0
Sells 0
Summerhaven 0
Summit 0
Tanque Verde 0
Three Points 0
Topawa 0
Ventana 0
Wahak Hotrontk 0
Why 0