Affordable Housing In Crystal Bay
Washoe County, Nevada

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Crystal Bay, 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 Crystal Bay, Nevada

Housing Authority Programs
Reno Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Moving to Work; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crystal Bay, Nevada

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Crystal Bay, Nevada.

Income Based Apartments in Crystal Bay, Nevada

Crystal Bay 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 Crystal Bay, Nevada

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crystal Bay, Nevada

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crystal Bay, Nevada for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,255 and $1,533.

2022 Crystal Bay, 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
Crystal Bay, Nevada Fair Market Rent $926 $1,108 $1,394 $1,980 $2,386
Crystal Bay, Nevada Payment Standard Range $833 to $1,019 $997 to $1,219 $1,255 to $1,533 $1,782 to $2,178 $2,147 to $2,625

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crystal Bay, NV Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 16.54%
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 1.88
Median Household Income $146,862 ±$23,090
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 114.29pp
Total Population 239

Population and Household Demographics

Crystal Bay is a city in Washoe County, Nevada with a population of 239. There are 127 households in the city with an average household size of 1.88 persons. 16.54% of households in Crystal Bay are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crystal Bay

The median gross income for households in Crystal Bay is $146,862 a year, or $12,239 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crystal Bay, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Crystal Bay.

Area Median Income In Crystal Bay

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 Crystal Bay, the AMI is calculated from all households within Washoe County.

In Crystal Bay, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,500

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 Crystal Bay

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 Crystal Bay

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Crystal Bay AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,600 $22,400 $25,200 $28,000 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Crystal Bay AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,700 $37,400 $42,050 $46,700 $50,450 $54,200 $57,950 $61,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Crystal Bay AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,300 $59,800 $67,250 $74,700 $80,700 $86,700 $92,650 $98,650