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Old Mill at Stansbury

81 E Porter Way
Stansbury Park, Utah
3 BR

Remington Park II Apartments

475 W Utah Ave
Tooele, Utah
Rent Assisted

Crown at Clark Cove

659 S 1050 W
Tooele, Utah

Tooele Gateway Apartments

232 Fenwick Ln
Tooele, Utah
2-3 BR

Briarwood Hsg

145 Gardenia Way
Wendover, Utah
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There are 787 low-income apartments in Tooele County that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Tooele County, Utah can range from $385 to $946 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 227 low-income homes in Tooele County where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $330 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on September 29th, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Tooele County, Utah

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Tooele County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Utah Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Tooele County.

Tooele County, Utah Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Tooele County, Utah

Tooele County features 227 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 Tooele County, Utah

There are 787 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Tooele County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Tooele County, Utah

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Tooele County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Tooele County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Tooele County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,003 and $1,225.

2023 Tooele 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
Tooele County, Utah Fair Market Rent $745 $846 $1,114 $1,520 $1,898
Tooele County, Utah Payment Standard Range $671 to $820 $761 to $931 $1,003 to $1,225 $1,368 to $1,672 $1,708 to $2,088

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Tooele County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 22
Total Low Income Apartments 1,046
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 227
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.99%
Average Renter Household Size 2.78
Average Household Size 3.25
Median Household Income $63,552 ±$2,092
Median Rent $811 ±$58
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.54% ± 4.35pp
Total Population 60,893

Population and Household Demographics

Tooele County is a county in Utah with a population of 60,893. There are 18,631 households in the county with an average household size of 3.25 persons. 22.99% of households in Tooele County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Tooele County

The median gross income for households in Tooele County is $63,552 a year, or $5,296 a month. The median rent for the county is $811 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Tooele County, a household making less than $2,703 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Tooele County.

Area Median Income In Tooele 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 Tooele County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $109,200

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 Tooele 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 Tooele County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Tooele County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,650 $23,600 $26,550 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Tooele County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$34,400 $39,300 $44,200 $49,100 $53,050 $57,000 $60,900 $64,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Tooele County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,000 $62,850 $70,700 $78,550 $84,850 $91,150 $97,450 $103,700