Affordable Housing In Bullock County

8 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bullock County

Liveoak Village

821 Conecuh Ave E
Union Springs, Alabama

Adams Ridge Apartments

1075 Sardis Rd
Union Springs, Alabama

Bloomfield Court

1000 Bloomfield St
Union Springs, Alabama

Black Oak Apartments

930 Bloomfield St
Union Springs, Alabama

Locke and Hawthorne

315 Martin Luther King Blvd S
Union Springs, Alabama

Willow Ridge Estates

1406 Hicks Industrial Blvd
Union Springs, Alabama

Conecuh Bluffs Apts

130 Bluff Cir
Union Springs, Alabama

Stoneridge Villas

848 Conecuh Avenue, E.
Union Springs, Alabama
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Bullock County, Alabama

There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 374 affordable apartments for rent in Bullock County, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Bullock County, Alabama

Bullock County features 260 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 Bullock County, Alabama

There are 114 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bullock County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bullock County, Alabama

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bullock County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Bullock County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bullock County, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $705 and $861.

2022 Bullock 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
Bullock County, Alabama Fair Market Rent $589 $602 $783 $968 $1,158
Bullock County, Alabama Payment Standard Range $530 to $648 $542 to $662 $705 to $861 $871 to $1,065 $1,042 to $1,274

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Bullock County, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 374
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 260
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.16%
Average Renter Household Size 2.96
Average Household Size 2.73
Median Household Income $31,938 ±$5,884
Median Rent $570 ±$76
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.36% ± 12.95pp
Total Population 10,678

Population and Household Demographics

Bullock County is a county in Alabama with a population of 10,678. There are 3,683 households in the county with an average household size of 2.73 persons. 29.16% of households in Bullock County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bullock County

The median gross income for households in Bullock County is $31,938 a year, or $2,662 a month. The median rent for the county is $570 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bullock County, a household making less than $1,900 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.36% of households who rent are overburdened in Bullock County.

Area Median Income In Bullock 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 Bullock County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $48,200

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 Bullock 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 Bullock County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bullock County 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 Bullock County 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 Bullock County 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

Cities In Bullock County

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City Served By
Union Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Union Springs is the Union Springs Housing Authority .