FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

Do you provide rental assistance?

Section 8 Rental Assistance

The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is federally funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). It provides a subsidy for qualified families to obtain existing rental housing at a rent they can afford. For more information, go to the HUD Website about the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

The Grand County Housing Authority administers this program for Routt County. They can be contacted at (970) 725-3347.

What is AMI?

 Area Median Income (AMI)

AMI limits are set by the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority for each county, every year. These limits are based on household gross income.


Routt County Area Median Income (AMI) Limits per Household

Effective Date: May 15, 2023

Note: Household size includes all Adults and Children.

 1 Person2 People3 People4 People5 People6 People
120% AMI$91,080$104,040$117,000$129,960$140,400$150,840
100% AMI$75,900$86,700$97,500$108,300$117,000$125,700
80% AMI$60,720$69,360$78,000$86,640$93,600$100,560
70% AMI$53,130$60,690$68,250$75,810$81,900$87,990
60% AMI$45,540$52,020$58,500$64,980$70,200$75,420
50% AMI$37,950$43,350$48,750$54,150$58,500$62,850
40% AMI$30,360$34,680$39,000$43,320$46,800$50,280
30% AMI$22,770$26,010$29,250$32,490$35,100$37,710