Affordable Housing In Eureka County
Nevada

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Eureka County

Ruby Hills Apartments

180 Monroe St
Eureka, NV
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Eureka County

Housing Authority Programs
Nevada Rural Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA); Homeownership

Guide To Affordable Housing in Eureka County, Nevada

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 12 affordable apartments for rent in Eureka County, Nevada.

Income Based Apartments in Eureka County, Nevada

Eureka County features 12 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 Eureka County, Nevada

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Eureka County, Nevada

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Eureka County, Nevada for a two-bedroom apartment is between $802 and $980.

2020 Eureka 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
Fair Market Rent $581 $677 $891 $1,260 $1,388
Payment Standard Range $523 to $639 $609 to $745 $802 to $980 $1,134 to $1,386 $1,249 to $1,527

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Eureka County, NV Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 12
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 12
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.94%
Average Renter Household Size 1.45
Average Household Size 2.17
Median Household Income $60,250 ±$16,889
Median Rent $692 ±$274
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 11.71% ± 14.49pp
Total Population 1,669

Population and Household Demographics

Eureka County is a County in Nevada with a population of 1,669. There are 767 households in the county with an average household size of 2.17 persons. 28.94% of households in Eureka County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Eureka County

The median gross income for households in Eureka County is $60,250 a year, or $5,021 a month. The median rent for the county is $692 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Eureka County, a household making less than $2,307 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 11.71% of households who rent are overburdened in Eureka County.1

Area Median Income In Eureka 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 Eureka County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $114,200

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 Eureka 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 Eureka County HUD Rental Assistance in Eureka County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $20,250 $23,150 $26,050 $28,900 $31,250 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $33,750 $38,600 $43,400 $48,200 $52,100 $55,950 $59,800 $63,650
80% of Median $52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700

Cities In Eureka County

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City Listings Served By
Eureka 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eureka is the Nevada Rural Housing Authority.
Crescent Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crescent Valley is the Nevada Rural Housing Authority.