Affordable Housing In Weston
Las Animas County,
Guide To Affordable Housing in Weston, Colorado
There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Weston, Colorado.
Income Based Apartments in Weston, Colorado
Weston features 0 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 Weston, Colorado
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Weston.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Weston, Colorado
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Weston landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Weston.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Weston, Colorado for a two-bedroom apartment is between $885 and $1,081.
2022 Weston, 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|
|Weston, Colorado Fair Market Rent||$653||$747||$983||$1,349||$1,484|
|Weston, Colorado Payment Standard Range||$588 to $718||$672 to $822||$885 to $1,081||$1,214 to $1,484||$1,336 to $1,632|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Weston, CO Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||0|
|Total Low Income Apartments||0|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||0|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||21.43%|
|Average Renter Household Size||6.33|
|Average Household Size||3.64|
|Median Household Income||$39,167 ±$36,103|
|Median Rent||$0 ±$0|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||0% ± 733.33pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Weston is a city in Las Animas County, Colorado with a population of 51. There are 14 households in the city with an average household size of 3.64 persons. 21.43% of households in Weston are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Weston
The median gross income for households in Weston is $39,167 a year, or $3,264 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Weston, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Weston.
Area Median Income In Weston
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 Weston, the AMI is calculated from all households within Las Animas County.
In Weston, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,400
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 Weston
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 Weston
|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 Weston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Weston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Weston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.