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Affordable Housing In Summit County

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Summit County

Meadow View Apartments

70 East 520 South
Kamas, Utah

Holiday Village Apartments

2200 Monitor Drive
Park City, Utah

Parkside Apartments

1776 Kearns Blvd
Park City, Utah

Newpark Studios

1436 Ute Blvd
Park City, Utah

Richer Place Apartments

1581 Ute Blvd
Park City, Utah

Iron Horse Park Apartments

1662 Lower Iron Horse Loop
Park City, Utah

Silver Meadows Estates

1935 Cooke Dr
Park City, Utah

Elk Meadows Apartments

2627 Kilby Rd
Park City, Utah

Aspen Villas

1863 Kearns Blvd
Park City, Utah

Washington Mill

240 Daly Ave
Park City, Utah

Guide To Affordable Housing in Summit County, Utah

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 556 affordable apartments for rent in Summit County, Utah.

Income Based Apartments in Summit County, Utah

Summit County features 104 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 Summit County, Utah

There are 452 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Summit County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Summit County, Utah

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Summit County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,189 and $1,453.

2021 Summit 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
Summit County, Utah Fair Market Rent $872 $1,002 $1,321 $1,643 $2,216
Summit County, Utah Payment Standard Range $785 to $959 $902 to $1,102 $1,189 to $1,453 $1,479 to $1,807 $1,994 to $2,438

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Summit County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 556
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 104
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.41%
Average Renter Household Size 2.76
Average Household Size 2.75
Median Household Income $91,773 ±$5,336
Median Rent $1,220 ±$87
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.05% ± 5.6pp
Total Population 38,521

Population and Household Demographics

Summit County is a county in Utah with a population of 38,521. There are 13,927 households in the county with an average household size of 2.75 persons. 25.41% of households in Summit County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Summit County

The median gross income for households in Summit County is $91,773 a year, or $7,648 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,220 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Summit County, a household making less than $4,067 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.05% of households who rent are overburdened in Summit County.

Area Median Income In Summit 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 Summit County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $120,800

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 Summit 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 Summit County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Summit County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$25,100 $28,700 $32,300 $35,850 $38,750 $41,600 $44,500 $47,350
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Summit County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$41,850 $47,800 $53,800 $59,750 $64,550 $69,350 $74,100 $78,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Summit County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,950 $63,950 $71,950 $79,900 $86,300 $92,700 $99,100 $105,500

Cities In Summit County

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