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Affordable Housing In Kane County

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Kane County

Lazy Days Apartments

266 W 200 N
Kanab, Utah

Montezuma Villa

175 E 555 S
Kanab, Utah
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Kane County, Utah

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 46 affordable apartments for rent in Kane County, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in Kane County, Utah

Kane 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 Kane County, Utah

There are 46 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Kane County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Kane County, Utah

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Kane County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $706 and $862.

2020 Kane 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 $553 $613 $784 $1,049 $1,254
Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $552 to $674 $706 to $862 $944 to $1,154 $1,129 to $1,379

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Kane County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 46
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.37%
Average Renter Household Size 2.80
Average Household Size 2.55
Median Household Income $50,194 ±$7,510
Median Rent $858 ±$51
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34.33% ± 14.42pp
Total Population 7,202

Population and Household Demographics

Kane County is a county in Utah with a population of 7,202. There are 2,789 households in the county with an average household size of 2.55 persons. 20.37% of households in Kane County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Kane County

The median gross income for households in Kane County is $50,194 a year, or $4,183 a month. The median rent for the county is $858 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Kane County, a household making less than $2,860 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Kane County.

Area Median Income In Kane 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 Kane County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,700

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 Kane 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 Kane 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 Kane County

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