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Affordable Housing In Crow Agency
Big Horn County, Montana

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crow Agency

Apsaalooke Warrior Apartments

Crow Agency, MT 59022
Crow Agency, Montana
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Housing Authorities that serve Crow Agency

Housing Authority Programs
Montana Department of Commerce Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crow Agency, Montana

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 38 affordable apartments for rent in Crow Agency, Montana.

Income Based Apartments in Crow Agency, Montana

Crow Agency 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 Crow Agency, Montana

There are 38 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Crow Agency.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crow Agency, Montana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crow Agency, Montana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $793 and $969.

2021 Crow Agency, Montana 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
Crow Agency, Montana Fair Market Rent $617 $668 $881 $1,096 $1,251
Crow Agency, Montana Payment Standard Range $555 to $679 $601 to $735 $793 to $969 $986 to $1,206 $1,126 to $1,376

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crow Agency, MT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 38
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.48%
Average Renter Household Size 5.50
Average Household Size 5.27
Median Household Income $52,583 ±$13,435
Median Rent $543 ±$59
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 23.03% ± 11.21pp
Total Population 1,890

Population and Household Demographics

Crow Agency is a city in Big Horn County, Montana with a population of 1,890. There are 355 households in the city with an average household size of 5.27 persons. 46.48% of households in Crow Agency are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crow Agency

The median gross income for households in Crow Agency is $52,583 a year, or $4,382 a month. The median rent for the city is $543 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crow Agency, a household making less than $1,810 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 23.03% of households who rent are overburdened in Crow Agency.

Area Median Income In Crow Agency

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 Crow Agency, the AMI is calculated from all households within Big Horn County.

In Crow Agency, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,300

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 Crow Agency

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 Crow Agency

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Crow Agency AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,000 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Crow Agency AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,000 $28,600 $32,150 $35,700 $38,600 $41,450 $44,300 $47,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Crow Agency AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,000 $45,700 $51,400 $57,100 $61,700 $66,250 $70,850 $75,400