Haxtun, Colorado Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 32 income based apartments in Haxtun where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Haxtun that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Haxtun, Colorado

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Haxtun. Go to the Colorado Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Haxtun.

Villa East

201 E Raymond St
Haxtun, Colorado
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Haxtun Manor

136 S Miller Ave
Haxtun, Colorado
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Affordable Housing Near Haxtun

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Holyoke, CO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Holyoke.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Haxtun, Colorado

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.

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the Town of Haxtun Public Housing
Go to the Colorado Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Haxtun.

Haxtun, Colorado Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Haxtun, Colorado

Haxtun features 32 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 Haxtun, Colorado

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Haxtun, Colorado

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Haxtun, Colorado for a two-bedroom apartment is between $902 and $1,102.

2023 Haxtun, Colorado 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
Haxtun, Colorado Fair Market Rent $780 $785 $1,002 $1,219 $1,346
Haxtun, Colorado Payment Standard Range $702 to $858 $707 to $864 $902 to $1,102 $1,097 to $1,341 $1,211 to $1,481

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Haxtun, CO Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 32
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 32
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.15%
Average Renter Household Size 1.77
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $39,167 ±$7,615
Median Rent $613 ±$99
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 22.55% ± 20.41pp
Total Population 1,005

Population and Household Demographics

Haxtun is a city in Phillips County, Colorado with a population of 1,005. There are 390 households in the city with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 26.15% of households in Haxtun are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Haxtun

The median gross income for households in Haxtun is $39,167 a year, or $3,264 a month. The median rent for the city is $613 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Haxtun, a household making less than $2,043 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 22.55% of households who rent are overburdened in Haxtun.

Area Median Income In Haxtun

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 Haxtun, the AMI is calculated from all households within Phillips County.

In Haxtun, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,900

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 Haxtun

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 Haxtun

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Haxtun AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,300 $19,750 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Haxtun AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,800 $32,900 $37,000 $41,100 $44,400 $47,700 $51,000 $54,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Haxtun AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,050 $52,600 $59,200 $65,750 $71,050 $76,300 $81,550 $86,800