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Affordable Housing In Curry County
New Mexico

16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Curry County

Townsgate Plaza Apartments

3205 Gidding St
Clovis, New Mexico
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Cheyenne Meadows

3416 Lore St
Clovis, New Mexico
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Clovis II Apartments

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

Cheyenne Trails Apartments

1504 Redcloud Pl
Clovis, New Mexico
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Gatewood Village Apartments

1312 W 14th St
Clovis, New Mexico
Subsidized

Cheyenne Trails II

Llano Estacado Bison Rd
Clovis, New Mexico
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Main Street Townhomes

3205 N Main St
Clovis, New Mexico

Mesquite Village

412 S Avenue F
Texico, New Mexico

Sedona Village

1500 Echols Ave
Clovis, New Mexico

Parkside Village

1100 Sycamore St
Clovis, New Mexico

Housing Authorities that serve Curry County

Housing Authority Programs
Eastern Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Curry County, New Mexico

There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 544 affordable apartments for rent in Curry County, New Mexico.

Income Based Apartments in Curry County, New Mexico

Curry County features 358 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 Curry County, New Mexico

There are 186 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Curry County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Curry County, New Mexico

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Curry County, New Mexico for a two-bedroom apartment is between $833 and $1,019.

2021 Curry County, New Mexico 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 $611 $703 $926 $1,244 $1,497
Payment Standard Range $550 to $672 $633 to $773 $833 to $1,019 $1,120 to $1,368 $1,347 to $1,647

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Curry County, NM Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 544
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 358
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.72
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $41,084 ±$2,099
Median Rent $786 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.28% ± 4.86pp
Total Population 50,497

Population and Household Demographics

Curry County is a county in New Mexico with a population of 50,497. There are 18,162 households in the county with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 41.63% of households in Curry County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Curry County

The median gross income for households in Curry County is $41,084 a year, or $3,424 a month. The median rent for the county is $786 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Curry County, a household making less than $2,620 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.28% of households who rent are overburdened in Curry County.

Area Median Income In Curry 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 Curry County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $51,700

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 Curry 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 HUD Rental Assistance in Curry County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $29,650 $31,850 $34,050 $36,250
50% of Median $19,250 $22,000 $24,750 $27,450 $29,650 $31,850 $34,050 $36,250
80% of Median $30,750 $35,150 $39,550 $43,900 $47,450 $50,950 $54,450 $57,950

Cities In Curry County

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City Served By
Cannon AFB The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cannon AFB is the Eastern Regional Housing Authority.
Clovis The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clovis are the Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency and Eastern Regional Housing Authority.
Grady The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grady is the Eastern Regional Housing Authority.
Melrose The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Melrose is the Eastern Regional Housing Authority.
Texico The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Texico is the Eastern Regional Housing Authority.