Affordable Housing In Clark County
Nevada

178 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clark County

Woodcreek Apartments

4485 Pennwood Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
1-4 BR

Terracina Apartments

510 College Drive
Henderson, Nevada
$671-800
1-3 BR

Vintage Desert Rose Senior Apartments

1701 N Jones Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada
$624-812
1-2 BR

Rose Garden Townhouses

12 E. Webb Avenue
North Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Portofino Senior Apartments

1001 Las Palmas Entrada
Henderson, Nevada
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Sedona Hills Apartments

2895 East Charleston
Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Somerset Commons

2775 E. Fremont Street
Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Orchard Club

1220 Tree Line Dr
Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
62+

Paseo Del Prado

740 East Warm Springs Road
Henderson, Nevada
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Arthur McCants Manor

800 N Eastern Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Clark County, Nevada

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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Clark County, Nevada

Housing Authority Programs
Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Public Housing Homeownership; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clark County, Nevada

There are 178 low income housing apartment communities offering 21,171 affordable apartments for rent in Clark County, Nevada.

Income Based Apartments in Clark County, Nevada

Clark County features 6,175 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 Clark County, Nevada

There are 14,756 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clark County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clark County, Nevada

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clark County landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Clark County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clark County, Nevada for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,094 and $1,338.

2022 Clark County, Nevada 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
Clark County, Nevada Fair Market Rent $848 $1,005 $1,216 $1,727 $2,081
Clark County, Nevada Payment Standard Range $763 to $933 $905 to $1,106 $1,094 to $1,338 $1,554 to $1,900 $1,873 to $2,289

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clark County, NV Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 178
Total Low Income Apartments 21,171
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 6,175
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 47.49%
Average Renter Household Size 2.77
Average Household Size 2.78
Median Household Income $51,575 ±$401
Median Rent $999 ±$6
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.53% ± 0.64pp
Total Population 2,035,572

Population and Household Demographics

Clark County is a county in Nevada with a population of 2,035,572. There are 724,446 households in the county with an average household size of 2.78 persons. 47.49% of households in Clark County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clark County

The median gross income for households in Clark County is $51,575 a year, or $4,298 a month. The median rent for the county is $999 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clark County, a household making less than $3,330 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.53% of households who rent are overburdened in Clark County.

Area Median Income In Clark 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 Clark County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,400

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 Clark 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 Clark County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,550 $18,900 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,550 $31,500 $35,450 $39,350 $42,500 $45,650 $48,800 $51,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,100 $50,400 $56,700 $62,950 $68,000 $73,050 $78,100 $83,100

Cities In Clark County

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

City Served By
Blue Diamond The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blue Diamond is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Boulder The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Boulder is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Boulder City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Boulder City is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Bunkerville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bunkerville is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Cal Nev Ari The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cal Nev Ari is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Cal-Nev-Ari The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cal-Nev-Ari is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Enterprise The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Enterprise is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Goodsprings The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goodsprings is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Henderson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Henderson is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Indian Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Indian Springs is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Las Vegas The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Las Vegas is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Laughlin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Laughlin is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Mesquite The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mesquite is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Moapa Town The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Moapa Town is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Moapa Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Moapa Valley is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Mount Charleston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Charleston is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Nelson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nelson is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
North Las Vegas The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Las Vegas is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Paradise The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Paradise is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Sandy Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sandy Valley is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Searchlight The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Searchlight is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Spring Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Spring Valley is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Summerlin South The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Summerlin South is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Sunrise Manor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sunrise Manor is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Whitney The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Whitney is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.
Winchester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Winchester is the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority.