Affordable Housing In Beaver County
5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Beaver County
Guide To Affordable Housing in Beaver County, Utah
There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 53 affordable apartments for rent in Beaver County, Utah.
Income Based Apartments in Beaver County, Utah
Beaver County features 26 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 Beaver County, Utah
There are 27 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Beaver County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Beaver County, Utah
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Beaver County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Beaver County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Beaver County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.
2021 Beaver County, Utah 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|
|Beaver County, Utah Fair Market Rent||$519||$581||$734||$992||$1,271|
|Beaver County, Utah Payment Standard Range||$467 to $571||$523 to $639||$661 to $807||$893 to $1,091||$1,144 to $1,398|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Beaver County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||5|
|Total Low Income Apartments||53|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||26|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||24.94%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.52|
|Average Household Size||2.84|
|Median Household Income||$50,282 ±$6,403|
|Median Rent||$626 ±$133|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||28.34% ± 10.78pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Beaver County is a county in Utah with a population of 6,461. There are 2,249 households in the county with an average household size of 2.84 persons. 24.94% of households in Beaver County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Beaver County
The median gross income for households in Beaver County is $50,282 a year, or $4,190 a month. The median rent for the county is $626 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Beaver County, a household making less than $2,087 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.34% of households who rent are overburdened in Beaver County.
Area Median Income In Beaver 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 Beaver County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,700
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 Beaver 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 Beaver County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Beaver County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Beaver County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Beaver County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.