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Affordable Housing In San Juan County

8 Low Income Apartment Communities In San Juan County

Kigalia Apartments

450 S Main Street
Blanding, Utah

Baus Butte Apartments

116 S 200 W
Blanding, Utah

Juniper Village Aparments

120 East 100 South
Blanding, Utah

Grayson Apartments

492 W 500 S
Blanding, Utah

Crown at Monticello

Moab, Utah

Blue Mountain Dine

442 Nizhoni Ct
Blanding, Utah

Crown at Pioneer Estates

1055 S 100 E
Blanding, Utah

Abajo View Apartments

81 E 100 N
Monticello, Utah
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Guide To Affordable Housing in San Juan County, Utah

There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 316 affordable apartments for rent in San Juan County, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in San Juan County, Utah

San Juan County features 54 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 San Juan County, Utah

There are 250 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in San Juan County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in San Juan County, Utah

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in San Juan County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 San Juan 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
San Juan County, Utah Fair Market Rent $629 $644 $734 $917 $1,012
San Juan County, Utah Payment Standard Range $566 to $692 $580 to $708 $661 to $807 $825 to $1,009 $911 to $1,113

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

San Juan County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 316
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 54
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.9%
Average Renter Household Size 3.40
Average Household Size 3.75
Median Household Income $41,484 ±$2,723
Median Rent $607 ±$35
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 15.85% ± 5.64pp
Total Population 15,152

Population and Household Demographics

San Juan County is a county in Utah with a population of 15,152. There are 3,923 households in the county with an average household size of 3.75 persons. 20.9% of households in San Juan County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in San Juan County

The median gross income for households in San Juan County is $41,484 a year, or $3,457 a month. The median rent for the county is $607 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In San Juan County, a household making less than $2,023 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 15.85% of households who rent are overburdened in San Juan County.

Area Median Income In San Juan 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 San Juan County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,900

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 San Juan 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 San Juan County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the San Juan County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,600 $17,800 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the San Juan County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,950 $29,650 $33,350 $37,050 $40,050 $43,000 $45,950 $48,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the San Juan County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,550 $47,450 $53,400 $59,300 $64,050 $68,800 $73,550 $78,300

Cities In San Juan County

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Halls Crossing
La Sal
Mexican Hat
Montezuma Creek
Navajo Mountain
Oljato Monument Valley
Oljato-Monument Valley
Spanish Valley
Tselakai Dezza
White Mesa