Affordable Housing In Aliceville
Pickens County, Alabama

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Aliceville

Treeline Apartments

198 Treeline Dr
Aliceville, Alabama

Westside Sterling Apartments

119 Westside Dr
Aliceville, Alabama

Aliceville Estates

328 Colonial Dr
Aliceville, Alabama

Franconia Village

118 McCrory Village Dr
Aliceville, Alabama

Arbor Acres Estates

915 1st Avenue S. W.
Aliceville, Alabama
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Aliceville, Alabama

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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Aliceville, Alabama

Housing Authority Programs
Aliceville Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Aliceville, Alabama

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 298 affordable apartments for rent in Aliceville, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Aliceville, Alabama

Aliceville features 197 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 Aliceville, Alabama

There are 101 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Aliceville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Aliceville, Alabama

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Aliceville, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $666 and $814.

2023 Aliceville, Alabama 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
Aliceville, Alabama Fair Market Rent $558 $562 $740 $979 $994
Aliceville, Alabama Payment Standard Range $502 to $614 $506 to $618 $666 to $814 $881 to $1,077 $895 to $1,093

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Aliceville, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 298
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 197
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 54.25%
Average Renter Household Size 2.74
Average Household Size 2.82
Median Household Income $21,131 ±$2,438
Median Rent $416 ±$149
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 57.18% ± 13.12pp
Total Population 3,727

Population and Household Demographics

Aliceville is a city in Pickens County, Alabama with a population of 3,727. There are 1,283 households in the city with an average household size of 2.82 persons. 54.25% of households in Aliceville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Aliceville

The median gross income for households in Aliceville is $21,131 a year, or $1,761 a month. The median rent for the city is $416 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Aliceville, a household making less than $1,387 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 57.18% of households who rent are overburdened in Aliceville.

Area Median Income In Aliceville

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Aliceville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Pickens County.

In Aliceville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $60,100

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 Aliceville

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 Aliceville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Aliceville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $35,750 $38,200 $40,700
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Aliceville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,600 $24,650 $27,750 $30,800 $33,300 $35,750 $38,200 $40,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Aliceville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,550 $39,450 $44,400 $49,300 $53,250 $57,200 $61,150 $65,100