Affordable Housing In Mullan
Shoshone County, Idaho

Guide To Affordable Housing in Mullan, Idaho

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Mullan, Idaho.

Income Based Apartments in Mullan, Idaho

Mullan features 0 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 Mullan, Idaho

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mullan, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mullan, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $716 and $876.

2022 Mullan, 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
Mullan, Idaho Fair Market Rent $601 $605 $796 $1,130 $1,362
Mullan, Idaho Payment Standard Range $541 to $661 $545 to $666 $716 to $876 $1,017 to $1,243 $1,226 to $1,498

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Mullan, ID Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.06%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.24
Median Household Income $42,321 ±$7,971
Median Rent $579 ±$82
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.26% ± 28.43pp
Total Population 717

Population and Household Demographics

Mullan is a city in Shoshone County, Idaho with a population of 717. There are 320 households in the city with an average household size of 2.24 persons. 19.06% of households in Mullan are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mullan

The median gross income for households in Mullan is $42,321 a year, or $3,527 a month. The median rent for the city is $579 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mullan, a household making less than $1,930 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.26% of households who rent are overburdened in Mullan.

Area Median Income In Mullan

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 Mullan, the AMI is calculated from all households within Shoshone County.

In Mullan, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,400

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 Mullan

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 Mullan

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mullan AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,000 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,250 $43,900
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Mullan AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,300 $26,600 $29,950 $33,250 $35,950 $38,600 $41,250 $43,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Mullan AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,250 $42,600 $47,900 $53,200 $57,500 $61,750 $66,000 $70,250