Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in St Johns, AZ

Discover affordable housing in St Johns 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.

Hillcrest Apartments

825 Hillcrest Cir, St Johns, Arizona 85937

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How To Identify Affordable Housing in St Johns, 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.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
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.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In St Johns, Arizona
$5.67 (+40%) more than Arizona minimum wage and $12.77 (+176%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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How many renters live in St Johns, Arizona?

The City of St Johns has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 20.3 percent of the population living in St Johns.

What is the rental market like in St Johns, Arizona?

There are an estimated housing units in the St Johns area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in St Johns, Arizona, there are 1.27 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in St Johns?

The rental vacancy rate in St Johns is 21 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 St Johns for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in St Johns
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
18 27 21 62 27
Occupied Rental Units by Size in St Johns

A large number of apartments in St Johns 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 St Johns

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $716 to $1,461. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $716
One BR $804
Two BR $1,057
Three BR $1,417
Four BR $1,461
2024 Fair Market Rents in St Johns, Arizona

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

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 0 100 percent
Two BR 21 100 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in St Johns, Arizona

How many affordable rental units are in St Johns?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in St Johns, Arizona

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

Income Based Apartments in St Johns, Arizona

St Johns 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 St Johns, Arizona

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in St Johns.

Housing Choice Vouchers in St Johns, Arizona

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in St Johns, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $951 and $1,163.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.