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Affordable Housing In Daggett County

Guide To Affordable Housing in Daggett County, Utah

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Daggett County, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in Daggett County, Utah

Daggett County 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 Daggett County, Utah

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Daggett County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Daggett County, Utah

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Daggett County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Daggett County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Daggett County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $716 and $875.

2021 Daggett 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
Daggett County, Utah Fair Market Rent $562 $629 $795 $1,046 $1,291
Daggett County, Utah Payment Standard Range $506 to $618 $566 to $692 $716 to $875 $941 to $1,151 $1,162 to $1,420

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Daggett County, 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 12.17%
Average Renter Household Size 2.88
Average Household Size 2.43
Median Household Income $56,750 ±$9,413
Median Rent $1,069 ±$126
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.75% ± 50.68pp
Total Population 776

Population and Household Demographics

Daggett County is a county in Utah with a population of 776. There are 263 households in the county with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 12.17% of households in Daggett County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Daggett County

The median gross income for households in Daggett County is $56,750 a year, or $4,729 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,069 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Daggett County, a household making less than $3,563 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.75% of households who rent are overburdened in Daggett County.

Area Median Income In Daggett 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 Daggett County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $88,600

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 Daggett 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 Daggett County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Daggett County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,100 $20,650 $23,250 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Daggett County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,100 $34,400 $38,700 $43,000 $46,450 $49,900 $53,350 $56,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Daggett County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$48,200 $55,050 $61,950 $68,800 $74,350 $79,850 $85,350 $90,850