Affordable Housing In Stevens County
13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Stevens County
Housing Authorities that serve Stevens County
|Rural Resources Community Action||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Stevens County, Washington
There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 279 affordable apartments for rent in Stevens County, Washington.
Income Based Apartments in Stevens County, Washington
Stevens County features 200 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 Stevens County, Washington
There are 79 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Stevens County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Stevens County, Washington
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Stevens County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Stevens County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Stevens County, WA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||13|
|Total Low Income Apartments||279|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||200|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||24.97%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.42|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Median Household Income||$41,978 ±$1,226|
|Median Rent||$672 ±$26|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||47.28% ± 5.17pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Stevens County is a County in Washington with a population of 43,548. There are 17,679 households in the county with an average household size of 2.44 persons. 24.97% of households in Stevens County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Stevens County
The median gross income for households in Stevens County is $41,978 a year, or $3,498 a month. The median rent for the county is $672 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Stevens County, a household making less than $2,240 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.28% of households who rent are overburdened in Stevens County.1
Area Median Income In Stevens 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 Stevens County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,400
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 Stevens 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 Stevens County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$13,550||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$42,450|
|50% of Median||$22,550||$25,750||$28,950||$32,150||$34,750||$37,300||$39,900||$42,450|
|80% of Median||$36,050||$41,200||$46,350||$51,450||$55,600||$59,700||$63,800||$67,950|
Cities In Stevens County
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|Chewelah||4||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chewelah is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Colville||7||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Colville is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Kettle Falls||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kettle Falls is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Addy||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Addy is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Clayton||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clayton is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Loon Lake||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Loon Lake is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Marcus||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marcus is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Northport||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Northport is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Springdale||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springdale is the Rural Resources Community Action.|
|Valley||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Valley is the Rural Resources Community Action.|