Affordable Housing In Yavapai County
Arizona

41 Low Income Apartment Communities In Yavapai County

Granite Creek Apartments

160 N Hwy 89
Chino Valley, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Navapai Apartments

8800 E Yavapai Rd
Prescott Valley, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Mingus Pointe Apartments

101 S 6th St
Cottonwood, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Highland Square Apartments

299 W Mingus Ave
Cottonwood, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Lynx Creek Apartments

3241 N Majesty Dr
Prescott Valley, Arizona
$734-814
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Aspen Ridge Apartments

831 E Mingus Ave
Cottonwood, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Village Towers

1075 Ruth St
Prescott, Arizona
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Tuzigoot Village Apartments

1600 East Skyline Drive
Cottonwood, Arizona
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

BRADSHAW SENIOR II

123 Bradshaw Dr
Prescott, Arizona
1 BR
62+

View Point Senior Community

3845 N Viewpoint Dr
Prescott Valley, Arizona
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Yavapai County, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Yavapai County, Arizona

Housing Authority Programs
Arizona Department of Housing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Yavapai County, Arizona

There are 41 low income housing apartment communities offering 3,378 affordable apartments for rent in Yavapai County, Arizona.

Income Based Apartments in Yavapai County, Arizona

Yavapai County features 1,921 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 Yavapai County, Arizona

There are 1,457 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Yavapai County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Yavapai County, Arizona

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Yavapai County landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Yavapai County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Yavapai County, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $993 and $1,213.

2022 Yavapai County, 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
Yavapai County, Arizona Fair Market Rent $733 $894 $1,103 $1,537 $1,724
Yavapai County, Arizona Payment Standard Range $660 to $806 $805 to $983 $993 to $1,213 $1,383 to $1,691 $1,552 to $1,896

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Yavapai County, AZ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 41
Total Low Income Apartments 3,378
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,921
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.13%
Average Renter Household Size 2.42
Average Household Size 2.30
Median Household Income $44,748 ±$1,150
Median Rent $857 ±$23
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.34% ± 2.74pp
Total Population 215,996

Population and Household Demographics

Yavapai County is a county in Arizona with a population of 215,996. There are 92,310 households in the county with an average household size of 2.30 persons. 30.13% of households in Yavapai County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Yavapai County

The median gross income for households in Yavapai County is $44,748 a year, or $3,729 a month. The median rent for the county is $857 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Yavapai County, a household making less than $2,857 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.34% of households who rent are overburdened in Yavapai County.

Area Median Income In Yavapai 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 Yavapai County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,800

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 Yavapai 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 Yavapai County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Yavapai County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,450 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $39,600 $42,150
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Yavapai County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,350 $25,550 $28,750 $31,900 $34,500 $37,050 $39,600 $42,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Yavapai County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,750 $40,850 $45,950 $51,050 $55,150 $59,250 $63,350 $67,400

Cities In Yavapai County

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City Served By
Ash Fork The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ash Fork is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Bagdad The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bagdad is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Black Canyon City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Black Canyon City is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Camp Verde The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Camp Verde is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Chino Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chino Valley is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Clarkdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarkdale is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Congress The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Congress is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Cordes Lakes The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cordes Lakes is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Cornville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cornville is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Cottonwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cottonwood is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Dewey Humboldt The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dewey Humboldt is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Dewey-Humboldt The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dewey-Humboldt is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Jerome The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jerome is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Lake Montezuma The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Montezuma is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Mayer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mayer is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Paulden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Paulden is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Peeples Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Peeples Valley is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Prescott The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Prescott is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Prescott Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Prescott Valley is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Seligman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Seligman is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Spring Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Spring Valley is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Verde Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Verde Village is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Village Of Oak Cree The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Village Of Oak Cree is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Village of Oak Creek (Big Park) The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Village of Oak Creek (Big Park) is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Wilhoit The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wilhoit is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Williamson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Williamson is the Arizona Department of Housing.
Yarnell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yarnell is the Arizona Department of Housing.