Affordable Housing In Spring Creek
Elko County, Nevada

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Spring Creek, 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 Spring Creek, Nevada

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 Spring Creek, Nevada

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

Income Based Apartments in Spring Creek, Nevada

Spring Creek 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 Spring Creek, Nevada

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Spring Creek, Nevada

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Spring Creek, Nevada for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,064 and $1,300.

2022 Spring Creek, 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
Spring Creek, Nevada Fair Market Rent $785 $911 $1,182 $1,626 $1,679
Spring Creek, Nevada Payment Standard Range $707 to $864 $820 to $1,002 $1,064 to $1,300 $1,463 to $1,789 $1,511 to $1,847

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Spring Creek, 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 14.61%
Average Renter Household Size 2.92
Average Household Size 2.92
Median Household Income $92,513 ±$9,410
Median Rent $1,329 ±$162
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.04% ± 13.32pp
Total Population 13,564

Population and Household Demographics

Spring Creek is a city in Elko County, Nevada with a population of 13,564. There are 4,649 households in the city with an average household size of 2.92 persons. 14.61% of households in Spring Creek are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Spring Creek

The median gross income for households in Spring Creek is $92,513 a year, or $7,709 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,329 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Spring Creek, a household making less than $4,430 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.04% of households who rent are overburdened in Spring Creek.

Area Median Income In Spring Creek

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 Spring Creek, the AMI is calculated from all households within Elko County.

In Spring Creek, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $91,200

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 Spring Creek

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 Spring Creek

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Spring Creek AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,150 $21,900 $24,650 $27,350 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Spring Creek AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,950 $36,500 $41,050 $45,600 $49,250 $52,900 $56,550 $60,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Spring Creek AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$51,100 $58,400 $65,700 $72,950 $78,800 $84,650 $90,500 $96,300