Affordable Housing In Duchesne County

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Duchesne County

Roosevelt Crown 97

Scattered Sites
Roosevelt, Utah

Tlc West

505 E Lagoon St
Roosevelt, Utah

Roosevelt Crown

Roosevelt, Utah

Twin Rivers Apt

500 N 100 E
Duchesne, Utah

Guide To Affordable Housing in Duchesne County, Utah

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 291 affordable apartments for rent in Duchesne County, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in Duchesne County, Utah

Duchesne County features 127 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 Duchesne County, Utah

There are 116 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Duchesne County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Duchesne County, Utah

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Duchesne County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Duchesne County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Duchesne County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $762 and $932.

2023 Duchesne 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
Duchesne County, Utah Fair Market Rent $567 $711 $847 $1,138 $1,286
Duchesne County, Utah Payment Standard Range $510 to $624 $640 to $782 $762 to $932 $1,024 to $1,252 $1,157 to $1,415

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Duchesne County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 291
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 127
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.46%
Average Renter Household Size 2.89
Average Household Size 2.94
Median Household Income $61,133 ±$2,017
Median Rent $849 ±$34
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.51% ± 5.12pp
Total Population 19,817

Population and Household Demographics

Duchesne County is a county in Utah with a population of 19,817. There are 6,606 households in the county with an average household size of 2.94 persons. 24.46% of households in Duchesne County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Duchesne County

The median gross income for households in Duchesne County is $61,133 a year, or $5,094 a month. The median rent for the county is $849 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Duchesne County, a household making less than $2,830 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.51% of households who rent are overburdened in Duchesne County.

Area Median Income In Duchesne 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 Duchesne County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,300

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 Duchesne 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 Duchesne County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Duchesne County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,400 $19,900 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Duchesne County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,050 $33,200 $37,350 $41,450 $44,800 $48,100 $51,400 $54,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Duchesne County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,450 $53,050 $59,700 $66,300 $71,650 $76,950 $82,250 $87,550

Cities In Duchesne County

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