Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Middleton, ID

Discover affordable housing in Middleton where there are 3+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Mill Creek Commons

287 Boise St, Middleton, Idaho 83644

Leisure Village X

15 Ash St, Middleton, Idaho 83644

Willow Creek Apartments

550 Cornell St, Middleton, Idaho

Open Until Further Notice

Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Nathan Brunet

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Middleton, Idaho
$19.04 (+263%) more than Idaho minimum wage and $19.04 (+263%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency programs for Middleton, Idaho.

Go to the Idaho Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Middleton.

How many renters live in Middleton, Idaho?

The City of Middleton has 9,614 people living in 3,310 households.

There are 1,289 renters living in 453 renter households in this City. Renters make up 13.41 percent of the population living in Middleton.

What is the rental market like in Middleton, Idaho?

There are an estimated 3,412 housing units in the Middleton area. Of these, 513 units are rental homes, making up 15 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Middleton, Idaho, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Middleton?

The rental vacancy rate in Middleton is 5 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Middleton for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Middleton
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
31 39 195 128 60
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Middleton

A large number of apartments in Middleton have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Middleton are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 62 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 37 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Middleton

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $993 to $2,298. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $993
One BR $1,139
Two BR $1,388
Three BR $1,956
Four BR $2,298
2024 Fair Market Rents in Middleton, Idaho

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Middleton?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 0 100 percent
One BR 39 100 percent
Two BR 186 95 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Middleton, Idaho

How many affordable rental units are in Middleton?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Middleton, Idaho including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 34
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 26
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Middleton, Idaho

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Middleton, Idaho

Middleton features 26 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 34 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 $1,249 and $1,527.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.