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Affordable Housing In Ogden
Weber County, Utah

40 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ogden

Imagine Jefferson

510 25th Street
Ogden, Utah
1-3 BR

Golden Links Manor

1132 24th St
Ogden, Utah
Elderly Supportive Housing

Three Link Tower

2427 Jefferson Ave
Ogden, Utah
Elderly Supportive Housing

Garden Grove Apartments

1155 E 23rd St
Ogden, Utah
Studio-2 BR

The Landing at Five Points

171 North Harrisville Road
Ogden, Utah

Fellowship Manor

2334 Monroe Blvd
Ogden, Utah
Elderly Supportive Housing

Kara Manor Apartments

4940 S 425 W
Ogden, Utah

Bramwell Court

2625 Gramercy Ave
Ogden, Utah
Elderly Supportive Housing

R L Courts

849 E 550 S
Ogden, Utah

Ogden Senior Villa

225 29th St
Ogden, Utah
Elderly Supportive Housing

Housing Authorities that serve Ogden

Housing Authority Programs
Ogden Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ogden, Utah

There are 40 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,356 affordable apartments for rent in Ogden, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in Ogden, Utah

Ogden features 1,207 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 Ogden, Utah

There are 1,149 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ogden.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ogden, Utah

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ogden, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $922 and $1,126.

2020 Ogden, 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 $673 $802 $1,024 $1,438 $1,697
Payment Standard Range $606 to $740 $722 to $882 $922 to $1,126 $1,294 to $1,582 $1,527 to $1,867

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Ogden, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 40
Total Low Income Apartments 2,356
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,207
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 44.68%
Average Renter Household Size 2.54
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $41,036 ±$1,498
Median Rent $723 ±$19
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.93% ± 3.33pp
Total Population 84,273

Population and Household Demographics

Ogden is a city in Weber County, Utah with a population of 84,273. There are 30,016 households in the city with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 44.68% of households in Ogden are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ogden

The median gross income for households in Ogden is $41,036 a year, or $3,420 a month. The median rent for the city is $723 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ogden, a household making less than $2,410 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.93% of households who rent are overburdened in Ogden.

Area Median Income In Ogden

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 Ogden, the AMI is calculated from all households within Weber County.

In Ogden, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $86,300

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 Ogden

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 Ogden

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $18,150 $20,750 $23,350 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $30,250 $34,550 $38,850 $43,150 $46,650 $50,100 $53,550 $57,000
80% of Median $48,350 $55,250 $62,150 $69,050 $74,600 $80,100 $85,650 $91,150