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Amstutz Apartments

392 South Ada Street
Glenns Ferry, Idaho
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1-3 BR

Glenns Landing

418 E. 5th Ave.
Glenns Ferry, Idaho
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Syringa Court

386 E 6th Ave
Glenns Ferry, Idaho
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There are 16 low-income apartments in Glenns Ferry that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 54 low-income homes in Glenns Ferry where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Glenns Ferry, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Southwestern Idaho Cooperative Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency
Go to the Idaho Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Glenns Ferry.

Glenns Ferry, Idaho Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Glenns Ferry, Idaho

Glenns Ferry features 54 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 Glenns Ferry, Idaho

There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Glenns Ferry.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Glenns Ferry, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Glenns Ferry, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $855 and $1,045.

2023 Glenns Ferry, 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
Glenns Ferry, Idaho Fair Market Rent $718 $723 $950 $1,350 $1,573
Glenns Ferry, Idaho Payment Standard Range $646 to $790 $651 to $795 $855 to $1,045 $1,215 to $1,485 $1,416 to $1,730

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Glenns Ferry, ID Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 70
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 54
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 36.03%
Average Renter Household Size 2.33
Average Household Size 2.27
Median Household Income $27,442 ±$4,374
Median Rent $588 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.25% ± 12.88pp
Total Population 1,137

Population and Household Demographics

Glenns Ferry is a city in Elmore County, Idaho with a population of 1,137. There are 494 households in the city with an average household size of 2.27 persons. 36.03% of households in Glenns Ferry are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Glenns Ferry

The median gross income for households in Glenns Ferry is $27,442 a year, or $2,287 a month. The median rent for the city is $588 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Glenns Ferry, a household making less than $1,960 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Glenns Ferry.

Area Median Income In Glenns Ferry

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 Glenns Ferry, the AMI is calculated from all households within Elmore County.

In Glenns Ferry, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,500

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 Glenns Ferry

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 Glenns Ferry

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Glenns Ferry AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,800 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $43,650 $46,500
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Glenns Ferry AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,650 $28,200 $31,700 $35,200 $38,050 $40,850 $43,650 $46,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Glenns Ferry AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,450 $45,050 $50,700 $56,300 $60,850 $65,350 $69,850 $74,350