Affordable Housing Online is monitoring the federal government's response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. 

An extensive list of coronavirus resources for low-income households can be found here.

Affordable Housing In Judith Basin County
Montana

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Judith Basin County

Judith Basin Manor

408 2nd Ave N
Stanford, Montana
Subsidized
  • «
  • 1
  • »

Housing Authorities that serve Judith Basin County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Judith Basin County, Montana

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 20 affordable apartments for rent in Judith Basin County, Montana.

Income Based Apartments in Judith Basin County, Montana

Judith Basin County features 20 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 Judith Basin County, Montana

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Judith Basin County, Montana

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Judith Basin County, Montana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Judith Basin 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 $514 $561 $734 $913 $1,150
Payment Standard Range $463 to $565 $505 to $617 $661 to $807 $822 to $1,004 $1,035 to $1,265

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Judith Basin County, MT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 20
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 20
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.1%
Average Renter Household Size 2.37
Average Household Size 2.18
Median Household Income $44,602 ±$5,168
Median Rent $513 ±$50
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 8.18% ± 4.93pp
Total Population 1,997

Population and Household Demographics

Judith Basin County is a county in Montana with a population of 1,997. There are 913 households in the county with an average household size of 2.18 persons. 24.1% of households in Judith Basin County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Judith Basin County

The median gross income for households in Judith Basin County is $44,602 a year, or $3,717 a month. The median rent for the county is $513 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Judith Basin County, a household making less than $1,710 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 8.18% of households who rent are overburdened in Judith Basin County.

Area Median Income In Judith Basin 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 Judith Basin County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,200

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 Judith Basin 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 Judith Basin County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,000 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $25,000 $28,600 $32,150 $35,700 $38,600 $41,450 $44,300 $47,150
80% of Median $40,000 $45,700 $51,400 $57,100 $61,700 $66,250 $70,850 $75,400

Cities In Judith Basin County

Select A City to View its Apartment Communities and Waiting Lists.

City Served By
Geyser The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Geyser is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Hobson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hobson is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Stanford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stanford is the Montana Department of Commerce.