Affordable Housing In Utah County
Utah

Affordable Housing programs support 433 income based apartments in Utah County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 1,254 affordable apartments in Utah County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Utah County, Utah

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Utah County.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Utah Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Utah County.

Grand Vista Apartments

620 E 100 N
Payson, Utah
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Affordable

Eagle Heights Village

2600 E Eagle Mountain Blvd
Eagle Mountain, Utah
Call For Rent
3-4 BR
Affordable

Spring Lake Apartments

451 South Main Street
Springville, Utah
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Affordable

85 North Apartments Senior

85 N 100 E
Provo, Utah
Call For Rent
1 BR
62+
Disabled Supportive Housing

Mountain View East

252 N 900 E
Payson, Utah
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Startup Crossing

185 W 500 S
Provo, Utah
$266-975
Studio-1 BR
Affordable

Cascade Gardens

450 West 200 North
Provo, Utah
Affordable

Central Park Station

532 S 400 W
Provo, Utah
Affordable

Carillon Court

24 E 1200 S
Orem, Utah
62+
Affordable

Cedar View Senior

451 S Main St
Springville, Utah
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Affordable Housing In Utah County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Utah County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In American Fork, UT Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in American Fork.
Affordable Housing In Eagle Mountain, UT Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Eagle Mountain.
Affordable Housing In Lehi, UT Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Lehi.
Affordable Housing In Orem, UT Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Orem.
Affordable Housing In Payson, UT Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Payson.
Affordable Housing In Pleasant Grove, UT Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Pleasant Grove.
Affordable Housing In Provo, UT Affordable Housing programs support 18 apartment communities in Provo.
Affordable Housing In Spanish Fork, UT Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Spanish Fork.
Affordable Housing In Springville, UT Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Springville.

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

Utah County, Utah Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Utah County, Utah

Utah County features 433 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 Utah County, Utah

There are 1,254 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Utah County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Utah County, Utah

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Utah County, Utah for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,040 and $1,272.

2023 Utah 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
Utah County, Utah Fair Market Rent $1,001 $1,009 $1,156 $1,643 $1,969
Utah County, Utah Payment Standard Range $901 to $1,101 $908 to $1,110 $1,040 to $1,272 $1,479 to $1,807 $1,772 to $2,166

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Utah County, UT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 35
Total Low Income Apartments 1,687
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 433
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.07%
Average Renter Household Size 3.29
Average Household Size 3.62
Median Household Income $62,180 ±$752
Median Rent $900 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.17% ± 1.65pp
Total Population 551,957

Population and Household Demographics

Utah County is a county in Utah with a population of 551,957. There are 148,464 households in the county with an average household size of 3.62 persons. 33.07% of households in Utah County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Utah County

The median gross income for households in Utah County is $62,180 a year, or $5,182 a month. The median rent for the county is $900 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Utah County, a household making less than $3,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.17% of households who rent are overburdened in Utah County.

Area Median Income In Utah 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 Utah County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,000

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 Utah 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 Utah County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Utah County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,700 $22,500 $25,300 $28,100 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Utah County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,800 $37,450 $42,150 $46,800 $50,550 $54,300 $58,050 $61,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Utah County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,450 $59,950 $67,450 $74,900 $80,900 $86,900 $92,900 $98,900