Affordable Housing In Nevada County
California

23 Low Income Apartment Communities In Nevada County

Nevada City Senior Apartments

11841 Old Tunnel Rd
Grass Valley, California
Subsidized

Eastridge Apartments

46 Rockwood Dr
Grass Valley, California
Accepts Vouchers

Springhill Gardens Apartments

200 Dorsey Dr
Grass Valley, California
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Nevada County

Housing Authority Programs
Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
Nevada County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Nevada County, California

There are 23 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,422 affordable apartments for rent in Nevada County, California.

Income Based Apartments in Nevada County, California

Nevada County features 422 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 Nevada County, California

There are 1,000 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Nevada County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Nevada County, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Nevada County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Nevada County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Nevada County, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 23
Total Low Income Apartments 1,422
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 422
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.59%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.38
Median Household Income $56,521 ±$2,539
Median Rent $1,191 ±$68
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 54.77% ± 4.32pp
Total Population 98,570

Population and Household Demographics

Nevada County is a County in California with a population of 98,570. There are 40,993 households in the county with an average household size of 2.38 persons. 27.59% of households in Nevada County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Nevada County

The median gross income for households in Nevada County is $56,521 a year, or $4,710 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,191 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Nevada County, a household making less than $3,970 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 54.77% of households who rent are overburdened in Nevada County.1

Area Median Income In Nevada 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 Nevada County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $85,100

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 Nevada 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 Nevada County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,750 $19,150 $21,550 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $27,900 $31,900 $35,900 $39,850 $43,050 $46,250 $49,450 $52,650
80% of Median $44,650 $51,000 $57,400 $63,750 $68,850 $73,950 $79,050 $84,150

Cities In Nevada County

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City Listings Served By
Grass Valley 14 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Grass Valley are the Nevada County Housing Authority and Regional Housing Authority.
Truckee 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Truckee are the Nevada County Housing Authority and Regional Housing Authority.
Penn Valley 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Penn Valley are the Nevada County Housing Authority and Regional Housing Authority.
Nevada City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nevada City is the Regional Housing Authority.
Alta Sierra 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alta Sierra is the Regional Housing Authority.
Floriston 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Floriston is the Regional Housing Authority.
Graniteville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Graniteville is the Regional Housing Authority.
Kingvale 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kingvale is the Regional Housing Authority.
Lake of the Pines 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake of the Pines is the Regional Housing Authority.
Lake Wildwood 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Wildwood is the Regional Housing Authority.
North San Juan 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North San Juan is the Regional Housing Authority.
Rough and Ready 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rough and Ready is the Regional Housing Authority.
Soda Springs 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Soda Springs is the Regional Housing Authority.
Washington 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washington is the Regional Housing Authority.