Affordable Housing In Calhoun County
Alabama

Affordable Housing programs support 1,869 income based apartments in Calhoun County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 254 affordable apartments in Calhoun County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Calhoun County, Alabama

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Calhoun County. Go to the Alabama Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Calhoun County.

Hickory Run Apartments

720 Lynn Dr SE
Jacksonville, Alabama
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Sterling Pointe Apartments

329 Sterling Pointe Ln
Oxford, Alabama
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Hickory Run II Apartments

710 Lynn Dr SE
Jacksonville, Alabama
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Indian Hills

1436 Nocoseka Trail
Anniston, Alabama
Market Rate

Hobson City Apartments

1100 Martin Luther King Dr
Anniston, Alabama
Rent Assisted

Wesley Apartments

1401 Noble St
Anniston, Alabama
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Cedars Green Apartments

6015 Weaver Rd
Anniston, Alabama
Rent Assisted

Casey Estates

74 Polkville Dr
Anniston, Alabama
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Oxford House

119 E 6th St
Oxford, Alabama
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Myrick Manor

806 Washington St SW
Jacksonville, Alabama
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Calhoun County

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Affordable Housing In Anniston, AL Affordable Housing programs support 12 apartment communities in Anniston.
Affordable Housing In Jacksonville, AL Affordable Housing programs support 7 apartment communities in Jacksonville.
Affordable Housing In Oxford, AL Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Oxford.
Affordable Housing In Piedmont, AL Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Piedmont.

Calhoun County, Alabama Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Calhoun County, Alabama

Calhoun County features 1,869 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 Calhoun County, Alabama

There are 254 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Calhoun County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Calhoun County, Alabama

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Calhoun County, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $722 and $882.

2023 Calhoun 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
Calhoun County, Alabama Fair Market Rent $605 $609 $802 $1,088 $1,178
Calhoun County, Alabama Payment Standard Range $545 to $666 $548 to $670 $722 to $882 $979 to $1,197 $1,060 to $1,296

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Calhoun County, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 24
Total Low Income Apartments 2,263
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,869
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.95%
Average Renter Household Size 2.56
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $41,703 ±$925
Median Rent $637 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.25% ± 3.55pp
Total Population 116,648

Population and Household Demographics

Calhoun County is a county in Alabama with a population of 116,648. There are 45,154 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 30.95% of households in Calhoun County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Calhoun County

The median gross income for households in Calhoun County is $41,703 a year, or $3,475 a month. The median rent for the county is $637 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Calhoun County, a household making less than $2,123 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Calhoun County.

Area Median Income In Calhoun 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 Calhoun County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,800

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 Calhoun 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 Calhoun County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Calhoun County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,500 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $45,450
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Calhoun County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,100 $27,550 $31,000 $34,400 $37,200 $39,950 $42,700 $45,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Calhoun County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,550 $44,050 $49,550 $55,050 $59,500 $63,900 $68,300 $72,700