Affordable Housing In White Mountain Lake
Navajo County, Arizona

Guide To Affordable Housing in White Mountain Lake, Arizona

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in White Mountain Lake, Arizona.

Income Based Apartments in White Mountain Lake, Arizona

White Mountain Lake 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 White Mountain Lake, Arizona

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in White Mountain Lake, Arizona

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

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

2022 White Mountain Lake, 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
White Mountain Lake, Arizona Fair Market Rent $633 $715 $941 $1,237 $1,307
White Mountain Lake, 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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

White Mountain Lake, AZ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.11%
Average Renter Household Size 3.03
Average Household Size 2.74
Median Household Income $24,297 ±$9,209
Median Rent $710 ±$167
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 54.47% ± 21.84pp
Total Population 2,241

Population and Household Demographics

White Mountain Lake is a city in Navajo County, Arizona with a population of 2,241. There are 817 households in the city with an average household size of 2.74 persons. 30.11% of households in White Mountain Lake are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in White Mountain Lake

The median gross income for households in White Mountain Lake is $24,297 a year, or $2,025 a month. The median rent for the city is $710 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In White Mountain Lake, a household making less than $2,367 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 54.47% of households who rent are overburdened in White Mountain Lake.

Area Median Income In White Mountain Lake

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 White Mountain Lake, the AMI is calculated from all households within Navajo County.

In White Mountain Lake, 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 White Mountain Lake

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 White Mountain Lake

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the White Mountain Lake 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 White Mountain Lake 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 White Mountain Lake 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