; Low Income Apartments For Rent in Nampa, ID

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Maryland Village II Senior Apartments

1737 Sunnyridge Rd
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Parkwood Apartments

1817 Sunnyridge Rd
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Creekbridge Court

2131 3rd St N
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Golden Glow Towers

1108 7th St S
Nampa, Idaho
S. 202

Galway Apartments

2219 W Karcher Rd
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Indian Creek Homes

1023 S Ivy St
Nampa, Idaho
Public Housing

Westside Comstock Sub.

839 Comstock Cir
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Millcreek Commons Apartments

287 Boise St
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Silverwood Apartments

717 11th Ave S
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

New Hope

613 Central Midland Blvd
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted

Transitional Housing for Region III

719 E Sherman Ave
Nampa, Idaho
Rent Assisted
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There are 779 low-income apartments in Nampa that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 363 low-income homes in Nampa where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $395 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on March 31st, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Nampa Housing Authority Public Housing
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 Nampa.

Nampa, Idaho Affordable Housing Data

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 $1,179 and $1,441.

2023 Nampa, 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
Nampa, Idaho Fair Market Rent $929 $1,059 $1,310 $1,841 $2,159
Nampa, 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.

Nampa, ID Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 26
Total Low Income Apartments 1,148
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 363
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.68%
Average Renter Household Size 2.91
Average Household Size 2.94
Median Household Income $40,060 ±$1,644
Median Rent $802 ±$34
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.5% ± 4.03pp
Total Population 86,203

Population and Household Demographics

Nampa is a city in Canyon County, Idaho with a population of 86,203. There are 28,741 households in the city with an average household size of 2.94 persons. 37.68% of households in Nampa are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Nampa

The median gross income for households in Nampa is $40,060 a year, or $3,338 a month. The median rent for the city is $802 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Nampa, a household making less than $2,673 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Nampa.

Area Median Income In Nampa

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

In Nampa, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $98,300

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 Nampa

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 Nampa

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Nampa AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,750 $21,400 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Nampa AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,200 $35,650 $40,100 $44,550 $48,150 $51,700 $55,250 $58,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Nampa AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,950 $57,050 $64,200 $71,300 $77,050 $82,750 $88,450 $94,150