Affordable Housing In Taylor
Navajo County, Arizona

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Taylor

Taylor Park Meadows Apartments

180 S Highland Dr
Taylor, Arizona
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Sierra Blanca Apartments

126 Willow Ln W
Taylor, Arizona
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Taylor, Arizona

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 66 affordable apartments for rent in Taylor, Arizona.

Income Based Apartments in Taylor, Arizona

Taylor features 24 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 Taylor, Arizona

There are 42 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Taylor.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Taylor, Arizona

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Taylor, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $847 and $1,035.

2022 Taylor, 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
Taylor, Arizona Fair Market Rent $633 $715 $941 $1,237 $1,307
Taylor, 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 research.

Taylor, AZ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 66
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.94
Average Household Size 2.91
Median Household Income $53,918 ±$4,473
Median Rent $739 ±$213
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.1% ± 17.79pp
Total Population 4,118

Population and Household Demographics

Taylor is a city in Navajo County, Arizona with a population of 4,118. There are 1,417 households in the city with an average household size of 2.91 persons. 37.33% of households in Taylor are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Taylor

The median gross income for households in Taylor is $53,918 a year, or $4,493 a month. The median rent for the city is $739 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Taylor, a household making less than $2,463 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.1% of households who rent are overburdened in Taylor.

Area Median Income In Taylor

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 Taylor, the AMI is calculated from all households within Navajo County.

In Taylor, 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 Taylor

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 Taylor

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Taylor AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $25,950 $28,050 $30,150 $32,200 $34,300
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Taylor AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$18,200 $20,800 $23,400 $25,950 $28,050 $30,150 $32,200 $34,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Taylor AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,500 $44,850 $48,150 $51,500 $54,800