La Plata County rental rates may require two jobs

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La Plata County rental rates may require two jobs

Housing gap in county is 17th highest in Colorado
A national affordable housing advocacy group annual report determined that La Plata County residents must earn at least $18.60 an hour to rent a two-bedroom apartment at fair market value, equating to an annual salary of $38,680.

La Plata County rental rates may require two jobs

A national affordable housing advocacy group annual report determined that La Plata County residents must earn at least $18.60 an hour to rent a two-bedroom apartment at fair market value, equating to an annual salary of $38,680.
Wages and housing

Hourly wage a person would have to make to rent a two-bedroom home at fair market value without having to spend 30 percent of their income on housing.
La Plata County : $18.60
Colorado: $21.97
Pitkin County: $30.75
Source: National Low Income Housing Coalition

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