Affordable Housing In Julesburg
Alamosa County, Colorado

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Julesburg

North View Apartments

520 W 9th St
Julesburg, Colorado
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Julesburg, Colorado

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 52 affordable apartments for rent in Julesburg, Colorado.

Income Based Apartments in Julesburg, Colorado

Julesburg features 52 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 Julesburg, Colorado

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Julesburg, Colorado

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Julesburg, Colorado for a two-bedroom apartment is between $871 and $1,065.

2022 Julesburg, 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
Julesburg, Colorado Fair Market Rent $731 $736 $968 $1,210 $1,657
Julesburg, Colorado Payment Standard Range $658 to $804 $662 to $810 $871 to $1,065 $1,089 to $1,331 $1,491 to $1,823

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Julesburg, CO Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 52
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 52
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.43%
Average Renter Household Size 2.57
Average Household Size 2.38
Median Household Income $41,500 ±$7,395
Median Rent $513 ±$108
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.86% ± 14.27pp
Total Population 1,218

Population and Household Demographics

Julesburg is a city in Alamosa County, Colorado with a population of 1,218. There are 494 households in the city with an average household size of 2.38 persons. 35.43% of households in Julesburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Julesburg

The median gross income for households in Julesburg is $41,500 a year, or $3,458 a month. The median rent for the city is $513 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Julesburg, a household making less than $1,710 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.86% of households who rent are overburdened in Julesburg.

Area Median Income In Julesburg

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 Julesburg, the AMI is calculated from all households within Alamosa County.

In Julesburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,400

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 Julesburg

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 Julesburg

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Julesburg 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 Julesburg 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 Julesburg 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