Affordable Housing In Barbour County
Alabama

25 Low Income Apartment Communities In Barbour County

Lakeridge Apartments

110 Old Dale Road
Eufaula, Alabama
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Villas of Lakeridge Apartments

160 Old Dale Road
Eufaula, Alabama
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

Barbour County Apartments

100 Milldrum Pl
Clayton, Alabama
Subsidized

Bluff Park Apartments

175 State Docks Rd
Eufaula, Alabama
Subsidized

Pecan Lane Apartments

915 Stuart Street
Eufaula, Alabama
Subsidized

Lakewood Apartments

1230 Pine Ave
Eufaula, Alabama
Subsidized

Clio Manor

20 Robinson Street - Office
Clio, Alabama
Subsidized

Pecan Ridge

30 Western Bypass - Office
Clayton, Alabama

Pinewood Apartments

13 Milldrum Pl
Clayton, Alabama

Clayton Manor II

Alabama Hwy 51
Clayton, Alabama

Guide To Affordable Housing in Barbour County, Alabama

There are 25 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,262 affordable apartments for rent in Barbour County, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Barbour County, Alabama

Barbour County features 973 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 Barbour County, Alabama

There are 289 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Barbour County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Barbour County, Alabama

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Barbour County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Barbour County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Barbour County, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $583 and $713.

2021 Barbour County, 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
Barbour County, Alabama Fair Market Rent $488 $492 $648 $806 $907
Barbour County, Alabama Payment Standard Range $439 to $537 $443 to $541 $583 to $713 $725 to $887 $816 to $998

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Barbour County, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 25
Total Low Income Apartments 1,262
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 973
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 36.41%
Average Renter Household Size 2.65
Average Household Size 2.61
Median Household Income $32,964 ±$2,973
Median Rent $579 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.95% ± 5.93pp
Total Population 26,932

Population and Household Demographics

Barbour County is a county in Alabama with a population of 26,932. There are 9,222 households in the county with an average household size of 2.61 persons. 36.41% of households in Barbour County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Barbour County

The median gross income for households in Barbour County is $32,964 a year, or $2,747 a month. The median rent for the county is $579 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Barbour County, a household making less than $1,930 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.95% of households who rent are overburdened in Barbour County.

Area Median Income In Barbour 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 Barbour County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $46,400

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 Barbour 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 Barbour County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Barbour County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $29,800 $32,000 $34,200 $36,400
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Barbour County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,300 $22,050 $24,800 $27,550 $29,800 $32,000 $34,200 $36,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Barbour County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$30,900 $35,300 $39,700 $44,100 $47,650 $51,200 $54,700 $58,250

Cities In Barbour County

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City Served By
Bakerhill
Blue Springs
Clayton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clayton is the Housing Authority of the Town of Clayton.
Clio
Eufaula The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eufaula is the Eufaula Housing Authority.
Louisville