Middleton, Idaho Affordable Housing

Waiting Lists in Middleton, Idaho

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Middleton.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Idaho Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Middleton.

Finding Affordable Housing in Middleton, Idaho

There are 48 low-income apartments in Middleton that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 12 low-income homes in Middleton where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $345 towards rent each month.

Mill Creek Commons

287 Boise St
Middleton, Idaho
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Leisure Village X

15 Ash St
Middleton, Idaho

Willow Creek Apartments

550 Cornell St
Middleton, Idaho
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Affordable rent data last confirmed on March 21st, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Affordable Housing Near Middleton

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Middleton, 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 Middleton.

Middleton, Idaho Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Middleton, Idaho

Middleton features 12 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 Middleton, Idaho

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Middleton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Middleton, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Middleton, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,179 and $1,441.

2023 Middleton, 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
Middleton, Idaho Fair Market Rent $929 $1,059 $1,310 $1,841 $2,159
Middleton, Idaho Payment Standard Range $836 to $1,022 $953 to $1,165 $1,179 to $1,441 $1,657 to $2,025 $1,943 to $2,375

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Middleton, ID Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 60
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 12
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.59%
Average Renter Household Size 3.14
Average Household Size 2.91
Median Household Income $45,391 ±$5,132
Median Rent $811 ±$106
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.4% ± 14.04pp
Total Population 6,145

Population and Household Demographics

Middleton is a city in Canyon County, Idaho with a population of 6,145. There are 2,114 households in the city with an average household size of 2.91 persons. 25.59% of households in Middleton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Middleton

The median gross income for households in Middleton is $45,391 a year, or $3,783 a month. The median rent for the city is $811 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Middleton, a household making less than $2,703 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.4% of households who rent are overburdened in Middleton.

Area Median Income In Middleton

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 Middleton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Canyon County.

In Middleton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,500

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 Middleton

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 Middleton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Middleton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,700 $20,200 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Middleton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,500 $33,700 $37,900 $42,100 $45,500 $48,850 $52,250 $55,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Middleton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,150 $53,900 $60,650 $67,350 $72,750 $78,150 $83,550 $88,950