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Affordable Housing In San Juan County
New Mexico

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In San Juan County

Deer Hollow Senior

701 N Bergin Ln
Bloomfield, New Mexico
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

South Shiprock Apartments Inc

PO Box 1379
Shiprock, New Mexico
Subsidized

Mosaic Housing Xvi

4701 Hilltop Ct
Farmington, New Mexico
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Apple Ridge Apartments

1600 Cliffside Dr
Farmington, New Mexico
Subsidized

Northgate Village Apartments

2500 W Apache St
Farmington, New Mexico
Subsidized

Mesa Village

1750 E Elm St
Farmington, New Mexico

Chaco River Apartments Lp

Hwy 491 And Navajo Dr
Shiprock, New Mexico

Cielo Azul Apartments

621 S Park Ave
Aztec, New Mexico
Subsidized

Ladera Village

3500 N Butler Ave
Farmington, New Mexico

Hidden Valley Village

717 Ruth Ln
Bloomfield, New Mexico

Housing Authorities that serve San Juan County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of San Juan Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Northern Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)

Guide To Affordable Housing in San Juan County, New Mexico

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 821 affordable apartments for rent in San Juan County, New Mexico.

Income Based Apartments in San Juan County, New Mexico

San Juan County features 517 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 San Juan County, New Mexico

There are 304 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in San Juan County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in San Juan County, New Mexico

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in San Juan County, New Mexico for a two-bedroom apartment is between $722 and $882.

2021 San Juan 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 $687 $695 $802 $1,055 $1,224
Payment Standard Range $618 to $756 $626 to $765 $722 to $882 $950 to $1,161 $1,102 to $1,346

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

San Juan County, NM Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 821
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 517
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.63%
Average Renter Household Size 3.12
Average Household Size 3.04
Median Household Income $48,671 ±$1,608
Median Rent $744 ±$23
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.06% ± 3.85pp
Total Population 125,133

Population and Household Demographics

San Juan County is a county in New Mexico with a population of 125,133. There are 40,643 households in the county with an average household size of 3.04 persons. 26.63% of households in San Juan County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in San Juan County

The median gross income for households in San Juan County is $48,671 a year, or $4,056 a month. The median rent for the county is $744 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In San Juan County, a household making less than $2,480 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.06% of households who rent are overburdened in San Juan County.

Area Median Income In San Juan 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 San Juan County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,700

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 San Juan 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 San Juan County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,200 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $38,950 $41,450
50% of Median $22,000 $25,150 $28,300 $31,400 $33,950 $36,450 $38,950 $41,450
80% of Median $35,250 $40,250 $45,300 $50,300 $54,350 $58,350 $62,400 $66,400

Cities In San Juan County

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City Served By
Aztec The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Aztec are the Housing Authority of the County of San Juan and Northern Regional Housing Authority.
Beclabito The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Beclabito are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Blanco The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Blanco are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Bloomfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bloomfield are the Housing Authority of the County of San Juan and Northern Regional Housing Authority.
Cedar Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cedar Hill are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Farmington The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Farmington are the Housing Authority of the County of San Juan and Northern Regional Housing Authority.
Flora Vista The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Flora Vista are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Kirtland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Kirtland are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
La Plata The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve La Plata are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Lake Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Valley are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Lee Acres The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lee Acres are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Nageezi The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Nageezi are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Napi Headquarters The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Napi Headquarters are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Naschitti The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Naschitti are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Navajo Dam The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Navajo Dam are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Nenahnezad The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Nenahnezad are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Newcomb The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Newcomb are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
North Light Plant The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve North Light Plant are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Ojo Amarillo The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ojo Amarillo are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Sanostee The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sanostee are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Sheep Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sheep Springs are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Shiprock The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Shiprock are the Housing Authority of the County of San Juan and Northern Regional Housing Authority.
Spencerville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Spencerville are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Upper Fruitland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Upper Fruitland are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Waterflow The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Waterflow are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
West Hammond The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve West Hammond are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.
Young Place The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Young Place are the Northern Regional Housing Authority and Housing Authority of the County of San Juan.