Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in New Plymouth, ID

Discover affordable housing in New Plymouth where there are 1+ 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.

New Plymouth I

150 W Ash St, New Plymouth, Idaho 83655

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

How To Identify Affordable Housing in New Plymouth, 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.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
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 New Plymouth, Idaho
$11.95 (+165%) more than Idaho minimum wage and $11.95 (+165%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve New Plymouth, 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 New Plymouth, Idaho.

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

How many renters live in New Plymouth, Idaho?

The City of New Plymouth has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 27.11 percent of the population living in New Plymouth.

What is the rental market like in New Plymouth, Idaho?

There are an estimated housing units in the New Plymouth area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in New Plymouth, Idaho, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in New Plymouth?

The rental vacancy rate in New Plymouth is 0 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 New Plymouth for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in New Plymouth
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
13 13 115 88 13
Occupied Rental Units by Size in New Plymouth

A large number of apartments in New Plymouth 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 New Plymouth

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $767 to $1,541. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $767
One BR $772
Two BR $1,014
Three BR $1,428
Four BR $1,541
2024 Fair Market Rents in New Plymouth, Idaho

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

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 6 46 percent
One BR 13 100 percent
Two BR 91 79 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in New Plymouth, Idaho

How many affordable rental units are in New Plymouth?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in New Plymouth, Idaho

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

Income Based Apartments in New Plymouth, Idaho

New Plymouth features 24 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 New Plymouth, Idaho

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in New Plymouth, Idaho

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in New Plymouth, Idaho for a two-bedroom apartment is between $913 and $1,115.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.