Affordable Housing In Castle Valley
Guide To Affordable Housing in Castle Valley, Utah
There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Castle Valley, Utah.
Income Based Apartments in Castle Valley, Utah
Castle Valley 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 Castle Valley, Utah
There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Castle Valley.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Castle Valley, Utah
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Castle Valley landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Castle Valley.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Castle Valley, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $729 and $891.
2021 Castle Valley, 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|
|Castle Valley, Utah Fair Market Rent||$573||$615||$810||$1,159||$1,315|
|Castle Valley, Utah Payment Standard Range||$516 to $630||$554 to $677||$729 to $891||$1,043 to $1,275||$1,184 to $1,447|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Castle Valley, UT 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||11.39%|
|Average Renter Household Size||1.06|
|Average Household Size||1.96|
|Median Household Income||$29,038 ±$8,328|
|Median Rent||$0 ±$0|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||22.22% ± 111.23pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Castle Valley is a city in Grand County, Utah with a population of 310. There are 158 households in the city with an average household size of 1.96 persons. 11.39% of households in Castle Valley are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Castle Valley
The median gross income for households in Castle Valley is $29,038 a year, or $2,420 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Castle Valley, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 22.22% of households who rent are overburdened in Castle Valley.
Area Median Income In Castle Valley
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 Castle Valley, the AMI is calculated from all households within Grand County.
In Castle Valley, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,700
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 Castle Valley
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 Castle Valley
|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 Castle Valley AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Castle Valley AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Castle Valley AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.