Affordable Housing In Culdesac
Nez Perce County, Idaho

Guide To Affordable Housing in Culdesac, Idaho

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Culdesac, Idaho.

Income Based Apartments in Culdesac, Idaho

Culdesac 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 Culdesac, Idaho

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Culdesac, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Culdesac, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $833 and $1,018.

2022 Culdesac, Idaho 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
Culdesac, Idaho Fair Market Rent $615 $717 $925 $1,314 $1,583
Culdesac, Idaho Payment Standard Range $554 to $677 $645 to $789 $833 to $1,018 $1,183 to $1,445 $1,425 to $1,741

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Culdesac, ID 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 34.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.80
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $28,000 ±$4,367
Median Rent $675 ±$157
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50% ± 12.25pp
Total Population 330

Population and Household Demographics

Culdesac is a city in Nez Perce County, Idaho with a population of 330. There are 134 households in the city with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 34.33% of households in Culdesac are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Culdesac

The median gross income for households in Culdesac is $28,000 a year, or $2,333 a month. The median rent for the city is $675 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Culdesac, a household making less than $2,250 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50% of households who rent are overburdened in Culdesac.

Area Median Income In Culdesac

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 Culdesac, the AMI is calculated from all households within Nez Perce County.

In Culdesac, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,800

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 Culdesac

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 Culdesac

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Culdesac AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,800 $19,200 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Culdesac AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,000 $32,000 $36,000 $40,000 $43,200 $46,400 $49,600 $52,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Culdesac AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,800 $51,200 $57,600 $64,000 $69,150 $74,250 $79,400 $84,500