Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Clovis, NM

Discover affordable housing in Clovis where there are 37+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Gatewood Village Apartments

1312 W 14th St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

Townsgate Plaza Apartments

3205 Gidding St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

Cheyenne Meadows

3416 Lore St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

Clovis II Apartments

1000 N Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

Cheyenne Trails Apartments

1504 Redcloud Pl, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

Cheyenne Trails II

Llano Estacado Bison Rd, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

209 Gidding St

209 Gidding St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 1
payment $450/mo.

1525 N Reid St

1525 N Reid St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 2
payment $800/mo.

1009 N Oak St

1009 N Oak St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 1
payment $650/mo.

108 N Connelly St

108 N Connelly St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 3
payment $1000/mo.

3532 C Adenmor Ct

3532 C Adenmor Ct, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 2
payment $895/mo.

714 W 13th St Unit 714 B

714 W 13th St Unit 714 B, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 1
payment $675/mo.

1500 N Lea St Unit 1500 N. Lea C

1500 N Lea St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 2
payment $900/mo.

816 E 7th St Unit 816

816 E 7th St Unit 816, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 1
payment $625/mo.

2909 Hockenhull Ave

2909 Hockenhull Ave, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 3
payment $1195/mo.

101 Tucker Cir

101 Tucker Cir, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 3
payment $1100/mo.

1101 Hinkle St Unit 1101 Hinkle

1101 Hinkle St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 4
payment $1025/mo.

521 Hall St Unit 1813

521 Hall St, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 3
payment $1150/mo.

3528 Adenmor Ct

3528 Adenmor Ct, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 2
payment $850/mo.

129 Townsgate Plaza

129 Townsgate Plaza, Clovis, New Mexico 88101

bed 2
payment $950/mo.

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Clovis, New Mexico

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Clovis, New Mexico
$18.84/hour
$6.84 (+57%) more than New Mexico minimum wage and $11.59 (+160%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Clovis, New Mexico?

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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Clovis, New Mexico.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Clovis, New Mexico.

Go to the New Mexico Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Clovis.

How many renters live in Clovis, New Mexico?

The City of Clovis has 38,453 people living in 15,031 households.

There are 14,688 renters living in 6,211 renter households in this City. Renters make up 38.2 percent of the population living in Clovis.

What is the rental market like in Clovis, New Mexico?

There are an estimated 16,941 housing units in the Clovis area. Of these, 6,582 units are rental homes, making up 39 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Clovis, New Mexico, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Clovis?

The rental vacancy rate in Clovis is 5 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Clovis for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Clovis
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
212 1,000 1,968 2,459 555
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Clovis

A large number of apartments in Clovis have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Clovis are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 49 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 29 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Clovis

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $674 to $1,689. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $674
One BR $800
Two BR $995
Three BR $1,266
Four BR $1,689
2024 Fair Market Rents in Clovis, New Mexico

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Clovis?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 162 76 percent
One BR 546 55 percent
Two BR 1,358 69 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Clovis, New Mexico

How many affordable rental units are in Clovis?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Clovis, New Mexico including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 290
Public Housing 129
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 166
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 98
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 28
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Clovis, New Mexico

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Clovis, New Mexico

Clovis features 414 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 Clovis, New Mexico

There are 305 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clovis.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clovis, New Mexico

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clovis landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Clovis.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clovis, New Mexico for a two-bedroom apartment is between $896 and $1,095.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.