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Hazelton, Idaho
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There are 0 low-income apartments in Hazelton that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 20 low-income homes in Hazelton where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

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

Hazelton, Idaho Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Hazelton, Idaho

Hazelton features 20 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 Hazelton, Idaho

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hazelton, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hazelton, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $896 and $1,096.

2023 Hazelton, 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
Hazelton, Idaho Fair Market Rent $666 $757 $996 $1,391 $1,647
Hazelton, Idaho Payment Standard Range $599 to $733 $681 to $833 $896 to $1,096 $1,252 to $1,530 $1,482 to $1,812

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Hazelton, ID Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 20
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 20
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.44
Average Household Size 2.59
Median Household Income $29,087 ±$5,643
Median Rent $465 ±$38
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 23.64% ± 18.47pp
Total Population 742

Population and Household Demographics

Hazelton is a city in Jerome County, Idaho with a population of 742. There are 287 households in the city with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 38.33% of households in Hazelton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hazelton

The median gross income for households in Hazelton is $29,087 a year, or $2,424 a month. The median rent for the city is $465 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hazelton, a household making less than $1,550 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 23.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Hazelton.

Area Median Income In Hazelton

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 Hazelton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Jerome County.

In Hazelton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,900

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 Hazelton

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 Hazelton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hazelton 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 Hazelton 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 Hazelton 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