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Affordable Housing In Henderson
Clark County, Nevada

20 Low Income Apartment Communities In Henderson

Terracina Apartments

510 College Drive
Henderson, Nevada
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Portofino Senior Apartments

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

Paseo Del Prado

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

George and Lois Brown

429 E Van Wagenen St
Henderson, Nevada
Disabled Supportive Housing
Accepts Vouchers

Palo Verde Gardens

101 Palo Verde Dr
Henderson, Nevada
Elderly Supportive Housing

Annabelle Pines II

320 Annabelle Ln
Henderson, Nevada
Accepts Vouchers

Major Avenue Apartments

600 N Major Ave
Henderson, Nevada
Disabled Supportive Housing

Highland Village

301 Taylor St
Henderson, Nevada

Cabrillo Terrace Condominiums

601 Cabrillo Cir Unit 1077
Henderson, Nevada
Accepts Vouchers

Horizon Senior Apartments

Boulder Hiway And Equestriana Dr
Henderson, Nevada
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Henderson

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 Henderson, Nevada

There are 20 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,094 affordable apartments for rent in Henderson, Nevada.

Income Based Apartments in Henderson, Nevada

Henderson features 426 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 Henderson, Nevada

There are 1,668 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Henderson.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Henderson, Nevada

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Henderson landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Henderson.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Henderson, Nevada for a two-bedroom apartment is between $972 and $1,188.

2020 Henderson, 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 $728 $877 $1,080 $1,558 $1,882
Payment Standard Range $655 to $801 $789 to $965 $972 to $1,188 $1,402 to $1,714 $1,694 to $2,070

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Henderson, NV Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 20
Total Low Income Apartments 2,094
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 426
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.29%
Average Renter Household Size 2.57
Average Household Size 2.59
Median Household Income $63,120 ±$1,656
Median Rent $1,144 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.06% ± 2.17pp
Total Population 271,725

Population and Household Demographics

Henderson is a City in Clark County, Nevada with a population of 271,725. There are 104,492 households in the city with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 38.29% of households in Henderson are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Henderson

The median gross income for households in Henderson is $63,120 a year, or $5,260 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,144 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Henderson, a household making less than $3,813 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.06% of households who rent are overburdened in Henderson.1

Area Median Income In Henderson

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 Henderson, the AMI is calculated from all households within Clark County.

In Henderson, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $67,800

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 Henderson

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 Henderson

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,650 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $24,400 $27,900 $31,400 $34,850 $37,650 $40,450 $43,250 $46,050
80% of Median $39,050 $44,600 $50,200 $55,750 $60,250 $64,700 $69,150 $73,600