Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in American Falls, ID

Discover affordable housing in American Falls where there are 5+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Westport Apartments

201 Lee St # A101, American Falls, Idaho 83211

bed 2-3
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Grand Cascade Apartments

145 Hillcrest Ave, American Falls, Idaho 83211

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

276 Roosevelt St

276 Roosevelt St, American Falls, Idaho 83211

bed 1
payment $675/mo.

American Falls Ha

355 Madison St, American Falls, Idaho 83211

payment Subsidized

El Rancho Grande Estates

133 Hillcrest Ave, American Falls, Idaho

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait

How To Identify Affordable Housing in American Falls, Idaho

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In American Falls, Idaho
$17.35/hour
$10.10 (+139%) more than Idaho minimum wage and $10.10 (+139%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve American Falls, Idaho?

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.

Operates the Public Housing programs for American Falls, Idaho.

Go to the Idaho Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near American Falls.

How many renters live in American Falls, Idaho?

The City of American Falls has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 22.22 percent of the population living in American Falls.

What is the rental market like in American Falls, Idaho?

There are an estimated housing units in the American Falls area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in American Falls, Idaho, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in American Falls?

The rental vacancy rate in American Falls is 0 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in American Falls for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in American Falls
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
14 11 164 181 29
Occupied Rental Units by Size in American Falls

A large number of apartments in American Falls have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in American Falls

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $621 to $1,554. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $621
One BR $697
Two BR $916
Three BR $1,291
Four BR $1,554
2024 Fair Market Rents in American Falls, Idaho

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in American Falls?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 7 50 percent
One BR 9 82 percent
Two BR 157 96 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in American Falls, Idaho

How many affordable rental units are in American Falls?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in American Falls, Idaho including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in American Falls, Idaho

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in American Falls, Idaho

American Falls features 128 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 American Falls, Idaho

There are 31 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in American Falls.

Housing Choice Vouchers in American Falls, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in American Falls, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $824 and $1,008.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.