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Affordable Housing In Park County
Montana

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Park County

Cottonwood Apartments

209 Dinsmore Ave
Clyde Park, Montana
Subsidized

Livingston Village

603 Robin Ln
Livingston, Montana

Timberline Apartments

1310 E Montana St
Livingston, Montana
Subsidized

Miles Building

107 S 2nd St
Livingston, Montana
Subsidized

Summit Place Apartments

1102 W Summit St
Livingston, Montana
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Avalon Independent Living

Avalon Independent Living
Emigrant, Montana

Sherwood Inn

325 S Main St
Livingston, Montana
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Park County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Park County, Montana

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 336 affordable apartments for rent in Park County, Montana.

Income Based Apartments in Park County, Montana

Park County features 126 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 Park County, Montana

There are 210 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Park County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Park County, Montana

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Park County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Park County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Park County, Montana for a two-bedroom apartment is between $890 and $1,088.

2021 Park 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 $745 $750 $989 $1,371 $1,493
Payment Standard Range $671 to $820 $675 to $825 $890 to $1,088 $1,234 to $1,508 $1,344 to $1,642

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Park County, MT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 336
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 126
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.19%
Average Renter Household Size 1.98
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $43,932 ±$2,176
Median Rent $666 ±$51
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.67% ± 8.37pp
Total Population 15,708

Population and Household Demographics

Park County is a county in Montana with a population of 15,708. There are 6,793 households in the county with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 26.19% of households in Park County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Park County

The median gross income for households in Park County is $43,932 a year, or $3,661 a month. The median rent for the county is $666 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Park County, a household making less than $2,220 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Park County.

Area Median Income In Park 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 Park County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,000

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 Park 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 Park 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 Park County

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City Served By
Clyde Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clyde Park is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Cooke City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cooke City is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Corwin Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Corwin Springs is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Emigrant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Emigrant is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Gardiner The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gardiner is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Jardine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jardine is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Livingston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Livingston is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Pray The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pray is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Silver Gate The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Silver Gate is the Montana Department of Commerce.
South Glastonbury The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Glastonbury is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Springdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springdale is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Wilsall The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wilsall is the Montana Department of Commerce.
Wineglass The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wineglass is the Montana Department of Commerce.