Affordable Housing In Weld County
Colorado

Affordable Housing programs support 1,668 income based apartments in Weld County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 1,130 affordable apartments in Weld County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Weld County, Colorado

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

Meadows Townhouses

1105 Mountview Ave
Fort Lupton, Colorado
Income Based
2-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Birchwood Manor Apartments

2830 W 27th Street Lane
Greeley, Colorado
Income Based
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted
Accessible
62+

Porter House Apartments

5580 W 29th St
Greeley, Colorado
$770-1,080
1-3 BR
Affordable

Meadows Townhomes

1105 Mountain View Avenue
Fort Lupton, Colorado
Income Based
2-3 BR

Mission Village of Greeley

320 23rd Ave
Greeley, Colorado
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Affordable

Joe P. Martinez Gardens Apartments

1701 2nd St
Greeley, Colorado
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Mission Village of Evans

2305 Mission Springs Way
Evans, Colorado
1 BR
Affordable

Guadalupe Apartments

1520 N 11th Avenue
Greeley, Colorado
Accessible

Cedar Apartments

1108 Vasquez Blvd
Platteville, Colorado
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Peakview Trails

1512 60th Avenue
Greeley, Colorado
62+
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Weld County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Weld County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Ault, CO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Ault.
Affordable Housing In Dacono, CO Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Dacono.
Affordable Housing In Eaton, CO Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Eaton.
Affordable Housing In Evans, CO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Evans.
Affordable Housing In Fort Lupton, CO Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Fort Lupton.
Affordable Housing In Greeley, CO Affordable Housing programs support 25 apartment communities in Greeley.
Affordable Housing In Hudson, CO Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Hudson.
Affordable Housing In Kersey, CO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Kersey.
Affordable Housing In Milliken, CO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Milliken.
Affordable Housing In Platteville, CO Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Platteville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Weld County, 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
Greeley-Weld Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Greeley-Weld Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Colorado Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Weld County.

Weld County, Colorado Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Weld County, Colorado

Weld County features 1,668 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 Weld County, Colorado

There are 1,130 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Weld County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Weld County, Colorado

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Weld County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Weld County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Weld County, Colorado for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,242 and $1,518.

2023 Weld County, 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
Weld County, Colorado Fair Market Rent $951 $1,063 $1,380 $1,961 $2,156
Weld County, Colorado Payment Standard Range $856 to $1,046 $957 to $1,169 $1,242 to $1,518 $1,765 to $2,157 $1,940 to $2,372

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Weld County, CO Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 44
Total Low Income Apartments 2,798
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,668
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.62%
Average Renter Household Size 2.82
Average Household Size 2.80
Median Household Income $60,572 ±$923
Median Rent $904 ±$19
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.42% ± 2.03pp
Total Population 270,948

Population and Household Demographics

Weld County is a county in Colorado with a population of 270,948. There are 94,294 households in the county with an average household size of 2.80 persons. 30.62% of households in Weld County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Weld County

The median gross income for households in Weld County is $60,572 a year, or $5,048 a month. The median rent for the county is $904 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Weld County, a household making less than $3,013 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.42% of households who rent are overburdened in Weld County.

Area Median Income In Weld 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 Weld County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $102,500

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 Weld 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 Weld County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Weld County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,800 $23,800 $26,750 $29,700 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Weld County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$34,650 $39,600 $44,550 $49,500 $53,500 $57,450 $61,400 $65,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Weld County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,450 $63,400 $71,300 $79,200 $85,550 $91,900 $98,250 $104,550