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

Discover affordable housing in Nampa where there are 26+ 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.

Mercy Creek Apartments

1615 8th Street South, Nampa, Idaho 83651

bed Studio-2

Van Engelen Apartments

1307 1st St S, Nampa, Idaho 83651

bed 1

Sunnyridge Village

1717 Sunnyridge Rd, Nampa, Idaho 83686

bed 2-3

Colorado Gardens Apartments

1007 South Elder Street, Nampa, Idaho 83686

bed Studio-2

Courtyards at Ridgecrest II

6341 Birch Ln, Nampa, Idaho 83687

bed 2-4

Berkshire Apartments

291 E Maine Ave, Nampa, Idaho 83686

bed 1-3

The Courtyards at Ridgecrest

6341 Birch Lane, Nampa, Idaho 83687

bed 2-4

Landmark Tower

111 15th Ave S, Nampa, Idaho 83651

bed 1

Vineyard Suites on the Boulevard

888 West Corporate Lane, Nampa, Idaho 83651

bed 1

Vineyard at Broadmore I & II

17 6th St, Nampa, Idaho 83687

bed 1-2

Sky Ridge Apartments

412 E Hawaii Ave, Nampa, Idaho 83686

bed Studio-2

Oakhaven Apartments

115 W Ogden Ave, Nampa, Idaho 83651

bed 1

Gateway Crossing Apartments

Nampa Blvd, Nampa, Idaho 83687

Gateway Crossing

211 N Gateway St, Nampa, Idaho 83687

Nampa Duplexes

1112 Maple Street, Nampa, Idaho 83686

Parkwood Apartments

1817 Sunnyridge Rd, Nampa, Idaho 83686

Creekbridge Court

2131 3rd St N, Nampa, Idaho 83687

Maryland Village II Senior Apartments

1737 Sunnyridge Rd, Nampa, Idaho 83686

Golden Glow Towers

1108 7th St S, Nampa, Idaho 83651

Galway Apartments

2219 W Karcher Rd, Nampa, Idaho 83651

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elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Nampa, Idaho

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
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Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Nathan Brunet

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Nampa, 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 Nampa, 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 Public Housing programs for Nampa, Idaho.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency programs for Nampa, Idaho.

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

How many renters live in Nampa, Idaho?

The City of Nampa has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 28.2 percent of the population living in Nampa.

What is the rental market like in Nampa, Idaho?

There are an estimated housing units in the Nampa area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Nampa, Idaho, there are 1.06 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Nampa?

The rental vacancy rate in Nampa is 4 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 Nampa for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Nampa
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
253 1,521 4,093 3,661 814
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Nampa

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

How Much Is Rent in Nampa

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 Nampa, Idaho

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

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 158 62 percent
One BR 1,154 76 percent
Two BR 3,112 76 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Nampa, Idaho

How many affordable rental units are in Nampa?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Nampa, Idaho

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

Income Based Apartments in Nampa, Idaho

Nampa features 363 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 Nampa, Idaho

There are 779 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Nampa.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Nampa, Idaho

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Nampa landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Nampa.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Nampa, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,249 and $1,527.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.