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Affordable Housing In Daniels County

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Daniels County

Pioneer Inn Apartments

201 Main St
Scobey, Montana

Henderson 8 - Plex

402 Robinson St
Scobey, Montana

Grandview - Scobey Apartments

202 B St
Scobey, Montana
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Housing Authorities that serve Daniels County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Daniels County, Montana

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 56 affordable apartments for rent in Daniels County, Montana.

Income Based Apartments in Daniels County, Montana

Daniels County features 8 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 Daniels County, Montana

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Daniels County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Daniels County, Montana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Daniels County, Montana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $729 and $891.

2021 Daniels County, 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
Fair Market Rent $567 $619 $810 $1,159 $1,269
Payment Standard Range $510 to $624 $557 to $681 $729 to $891 $1,043 to $1,275 $1,142 to $1,396

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Daniels County, MT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 56
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 8
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.75%
Average Renter Household Size 1.48
Average Household Size 1.99
Median Household Income $49,239 ±$6,074
Median Rent $640 ±$249
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.73% ± 26.08pp
Total Population 1,758

Population and Household Demographics

Daniels County is a county in Montana with a population of 1,758. There are 866 households in the county with an average household size of 1.99 persons. 22.75% of households in Daniels County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Daniels County

The median gross income for households in Daniels County is $49,239 a year, or $4,103 a month. The median rent for the county is $640 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Daniels County, a household making less than $2,133 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.73% of households who rent are overburdened in Daniels County.

Area Median Income In Daniels County

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.

In Daniels County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,800

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 Daniels County

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 Daniels County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,950 $18,200 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $26,550 $30,350 $34,150 $37,900 $40,950 $44,000 $47,000 $50,050
80% of Median $42,500 $48,550 $54,600 $60,650 $65,550 $70,400 $75,250 $80,100

Cities In Daniels County

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City Served By
Flaxville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Flaxville is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Scobey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scobey is the Montana Department of Commerce.