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Affordable Housing In Carbon County
Utah

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Carbon County

Castle Country Apartments

275 S. 1600 E.
Price, Utah
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Friendship Center

496 N 100 E
Price, Utah
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Wedgewood Villa

530 W 200 S
Price, Utah
Subsidized

Woodside Apartments

635 E 300 S Apt 1
Price, Utah
Subsidized

Eastwood Senior Apartments Wedgewood II

1481 E 150 S
Price, Utah
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Newhouse and Avalon Apartments

176 S Highway 55
Price, Utah

Carbon County

251 S 1600 E
Price, Utah

Roscrea Apartments

1680 E 300 S
Price, Utah

Whitmore Square

111 E Whitmore Dr
East Carbon, Utah

Foxborough III Ltd

820 East 100 North
Wellington, Utah
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Housing Authorities that serve Carbon County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Carbon County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Carbon County, Utah

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 428 affordable apartments for rent in Carbon County, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in Carbon County, Utah

Carbon County features 357 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 Carbon County, Utah

There are 71 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Carbon County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Carbon County, Utah

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Carbon County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Carbon 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
Carbon County, Utah Fair Market Rent $514 $581 $734 $993 $1,271
Carbon County, Utah Payment Standard Range $463 to $565 $523 to $639 $661 to $807 $894 to $1,092 $1,144 to $1,398

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Carbon County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 428
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 357
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.88%
Average Renter Household Size 2.61
Average Household Size 2.61
Median Household Income $46,900 ±$3,014
Median Rent $619 ±$40
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.82% ± 6.07pp
Total Population 20,927

Population and Household Demographics

Carbon County is a county in Utah with a population of 20,927. There are 7,798 households in the county with an average household size of 2.61 persons. 28.88% of households in Carbon County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Carbon County

The median gross income for households in Carbon County is $46,900 a year, or $3,908 a month. The median rent for the county is $619 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Carbon County, a household making less than $2,063 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Carbon County.

Area Median Income In Carbon 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 Carbon County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,800

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 Carbon 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 Carbon County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Carbon County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,600 $17,800 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Carbon County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,950 $29,650 $33,350 $37,050 $40,050 $43,000 $45,950 $48,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Carbon County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,550 $47,450 $53,400 $59,300 $64,050 $68,800 $73,550 $78,300

Cities In Carbon County

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City Served By
Carbonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carbonville is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Clear Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clear Creek is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
East Carbon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Carbon is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Helper The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Helper is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Kenilworth The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kenilworth is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Price The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Price is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Scofield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scofield is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Spring Glen The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Spring Glen is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Sunnyside The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sunnyside is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
Wellington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wellington is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.
West Wood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Wood is the Housing Authority of Carbon County.