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Affordable Housing In Pueblo
San Miguel County, New Mexico

Housing Authorities that serve Pueblo

Housing Authority Programs
Bernalillo County Housing Department Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Family Unification Program (FUP)
Northern Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)
Housing Authority of the County of San Miguel Public Housing
Housing Authority of San Miguel County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pueblo, New Mexico

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Pueblo, New Mexico.

Income Based Apartments in Pueblo, New Mexico

Pueblo 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 Pueblo, New Mexico

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pueblo, New Mexico

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pueblo, New Mexico for a two-bedroom apartment is between $720 and $880.

2021 Pueblo, 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
Pueblo, New Mexico Fair Market Rent $673 $677 $800 $1,054 $1,085
Pueblo, New Mexico Payment Standard Range $606 to $740 $609 to $745 $720 to $880 $949 to $1,159 $977 to $1,194

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pueblo, NM 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 %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Pueblo is a city in San Miguel County, New Mexico with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Pueblo are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pueblo

The median gross income for households in Pueblo is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Pueblo

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 Pueblo, the AMI is calculated from all households within San Miguel County.

In Pueblo, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $43,100

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 Pueblo

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 Pueblo

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pueblo AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $29,650 $31,850 $34,050 $36,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pueblo AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,250 $22,000 $24,750 $27,450 $29,650 $31,850 $34,050 $36,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pueblo AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$30,750 $35,150 $39,550 $43,900 $47,450 $50,950 $54,450 $57,950