Affordable Housing In Bibb County

12 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bibb County

Countrywood Apartments

304 Nicholson Ave
Centreville, Alabama

Brent Gardens

57 Steele St
Centreville, Alabama

Brantwood Lane Apartments

507 Alexander Avenue
Centreville, Alabama

Cahaba Glades Apartments

1160 S Scottsville Rd
Centreville, Alabama

Gables Crossing

551 Alexander Ave
Centreville, Alabama

Hunter Pointe Apartments

463 Alexander Ave
Centreville, Alabama

Cahaba Trace Apartments

489 Steele St
Centreville, Alabama

Countrywood Apartments II

418 Nicholson Ave
Centreville, Alabama

Hill Creek Apartments

1010 Cahaba River Dr
West Blocton, Alabama

Wood Court

7 White St
Brent, Alabama

Guide To Affordable Housing in Bibb County, Alabama

There are 12 low income housing apartment communities offering 478 affordable apartments for rent in Bibb County, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Bibb County, Alabama

Bibb County features 208 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 Bibb County, Alabama

There are 270 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bibb County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bibb County, Alabama

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bibb County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Bibb County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bibb County, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $849 and $1,037.

2022 Bibb 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
Bibb County, Alabama Fair Market Rent $765 $820 $943 $1,220 $1,316
Bibb County, Alabama Payment Standard Range $689 to $842 $738 to $902 $849 to $1,037 $1,098 to $1,342 $1,184 to $1,448

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Bibb County, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 478
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 208
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.89%
Average Renter Household Size 3.27
Average Household Size 2.95
Median Household Income $38,678 ±$3,995
Median Rent $651 ±$65
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.16% ± 9.4pp
Total Population 22,604

Population and Household Demographics

Bibb County is a county in Alabama with a population of 22,604. There are 7,027 households in the county with an average household size of 2.95 persons. 24.89% of households in Bibb County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bibb County

The median gross income for households in Bibb County is $38,678 a year, or $3,223 a month. The median rent for the county is $651 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bibb County, a household making less than $2,170 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.16% of households who rent are overburdened in Bibb County.

Area Median Income In Bibb 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 Bibb County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $84,800

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 Bibb 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 Bibb County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bibb County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,850 $20,400 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Bibb County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,700 $33,950 $38,200 $42,400 $45,800 $49,200 $52,600 $56,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Bibb County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,500 $54,300 $61,100 $67,850 $73,300 $78,750 $84,150 $89,600

Cities In Bibb County

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City Served By
Brent The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brent is the Housing Authority of the City of Brent.
West Blocton