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Affordable Housing In Beaver County

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Beaver County

Milford Haven

455 N Main St
Milford, Utah

Hill Top Apartments

65 N 400 E
Beaver, Utah

Crown at Beaver IIi

135 N 400 W
Beaver, Utah
Accepts Vouchers

Beaver City Crown

275 W 100 South St
Beaver, Utah
Accepts Vouchers

Country Village Apartments

380 W 600 N
Beaver, Utah
Accepts Vouchers
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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 $643 and $785.

2020 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
Fair Market Rent $503 $558 $714 $959 $1,203
Payment Standard Range $453 to $553 $502 to $614 $643 to $785 $863 to $1,055 $1,083 to $1,323

Sourced from federal housing data and 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
Total Population 6,461

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 $67,000

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

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,600 $17,800 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $25,950 $29,650 $33,350 $37,050 $40,050 $43,000 $45,950 $48,950
80% of Median $41,550 $47,450 $53,400 $59,300 $64,050 $68,800 $73,550 $78,300

Cities In Beaver County

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City Served By
Beaver The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beaver is the Beaver Housing Authority.