Affordable Housing In Rich County
1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Rich County
Housing Authorities that serve Rich County
|Bear River Regional Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Rich County, Utah
There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 24 affordable apartments for rent in Rich County, Utah.
Income Based Apartments in Rich County, Utah
Rich 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 Rich County, Utah
There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Rich County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Rich County, Utah
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Rich County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Rich County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Rich County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||1|
|Total Low Income Apartments||24|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||0|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||20.94%|
|Average Renter Household Size||4.49|
|Average Household Size||3.57|
|Median Household Income||$50,781 ±$5,055|
|Median Rent||$614 ±$40|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||52.24% ± 16.48pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Rich County is a County in Utah with a population of 2,292. There are 640 households in the county with an average household size of 3.57 persons. 20.94% of households in Rich County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Rich County
The median gross income for households in Rich County is $50,781 a year, or $4,232 a month. The median rent for the county is $614 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Rich County, a household making less than $2,047 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.24% of households who rent are overburdened in Rich County.1
Area Median Income In Rich 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 Rich County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,700
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 Rich 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 Rich County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$14,500||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$24,100||$27,550||$31,000||$34,400||$37,200||$39,950||$42,700||$45,450|
|80% of Median||$38,550||$44,050||$49,550||$55,050||$59,500||$63,900||$68,300||$72,700|