Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Queen Creek, AZ

Discover affordable housing in Queen Creek where there are 1+ 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.

Happy Acres Coop

18044 E San Tan Blvd, Queen Creek, Arizona 85142

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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Queen Creek, Arizona

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
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Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
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Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Queen Creek, Arizona
$21.20 (+148%) more than Arizona minimum wage and $28.30 (+390%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Queen Creek, 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, Family Self-Sufficiency, Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV), Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA) programs for Queen Creek, Arizona.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Queen Creek, Arizona.

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

How many renters live in Queen Creek, Arizona?

The City of Queen Creek has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 7.13 percent of the population living in Queen Creek.

What is the rental market like in Queen Creek, Arizona?

There are an estimated housing units in the Queen Creek area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Queen Creek, Arizona, there are 1.43 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Queen Creek?

The rental vacancy rate in Queen Creek is 3 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Queen Creek for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Queen Creek
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
32 86 378 876 337
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Queen Creek

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

How Much Is Rent in Queen Creek

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,460 to $2,890. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,460
One BR $1,599
Two BR $1,877
Three BR $2,541
Four BR $2,890
2024 Fair Market Rents in Queen Creek, Arizona

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

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 0 100 percent
One BR 35 41 percent
Two BR 175 46 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Queen Creek, Arizona

How many affordable rental units are in Queen Creek?

Income Based Apartments in Queen Creek, Arizona

Queen Creek features 8 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 Queen Creek, Arizona

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Queen Creek, Arizona

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Queen Creek, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,689 and $2,065.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.