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Affordable Housing In Fremont County

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fremont County

Village Gardens

701 Cherry Lane
Ashton, Idaho
Income Based
1 BR

Pondside Gardens

723 N Radio Rd
Saint Anthony, Idaho
Income Based
2-3 BR

South Fremont Senior Housing

835 W Main St
Saint Anthony, Idaho

Parkview Apartments

249 North 8th West
St. Anthony, Idaho
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Fremont County, Idaho

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 55 affordable apartments for rent in Fremont County, Idaho.

Income Based Apartments in Fremont County, Idaho

Fremont County features 55 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 Fremont County, Idaho

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fremont County, Idaho

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fremont County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Fremont County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fremont County, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $676 and $826.

2021 Fremont County, 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
Fremont County, Idaho Fair Market Rent $570 $629 $751 $1,075 $1,245
Fremont County, Idaho Payment Standard Range $513 to $627 $566 to $692 $676 to $826 $968 to $1,183 $1,121 to $1,370

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Fremont County, ID Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 55
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 55
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 17.69%
Average Renter Household Size 2.80
Average Household Size 2.75
Median Household Income $47,988 ±$4,031
Median Rent $663 ±$29
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.64% ± 9.01pp
Total Population 12,945

Population and Household Demographics

Fremont County is a county in Idaho with a population of 12,945. There are 4,477 households in the county with an average household size of 2.75 persons. 17.69% of households in Fremont County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fremont County

The median gross income for households in Fremont County is $47,988 a year, or $3,999 a month. The median rent for the county is $663 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fremont County, a household making less than $2,210 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Fremont County.

Area Median Income In Fremont 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 Fremont County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,000

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 Fremont 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 Fremont County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fremont County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,250 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,100 $41,600
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fremont County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,050 $25,200 $28,350 $31,500 $34,050 $36,550 $39,100 $41,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fremont County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,300 $40,350 $45,400 $50,400 $54,450 $58,500 $62,500 $66,550

Cities In Fremont County

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