Affordable Housing In Frisco City
Monroe County, Alabama

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Frisco City

Oakridge Apartments

290 Excel Rd
Frisco City, Alabama

Oakridge Retirement Center

330 School St
Frisco City, Alabama

Frisco City Apts

670 Snyder Ave
Frisco City, Alabama
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Frisco City, Alabama

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 60 affordable apartments for rent in Frisco City, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Frisco City, Alabama

Frisco City features 36 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 Frisco City, Alabama

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Frisco City.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Frisco City, Alabama

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Frisco City, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $635 and $776.

2022 Frisco City, 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
Frisco City, Alabama Fair Market Rent $530 $619 $705 $922 $1,040
Frisco City, Alabama Payment Standard Range $477 to $583 $557 to $681 $635 to $776 $830 to $1,014 $936 to $1,144

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Frisco City, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 60
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 36
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 48.36%
Average Renter Household Size 1.92
Average Household Size 2.31
Median Household Income $17,311 ±$5,171
Median Rent $431 ±$59
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 27.07% ± 16.05pp
Total Population 1,272

Population and Household Demographics

Frisco City is a city in Monroe County, Alabama with a population of 1,272. There are 550 households in the city with an average household size of 2.31 persons. 48.36% of households in Frisco City are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Frisco City

The median gross income for households in Frisco City is $17,311 a year, or $1,443 a month. The median rent for the city is $431 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Frisco City, a household making less than $1,437 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 27.07% of households who rent are overburdened in Frisco City.

Area Median Income In Frisco City

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 Frisco City, the AMI is calculated from all households within Monroe County.

In Frisco City, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,900

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 Frisco City

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 Frisco City

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Frisco City 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 Frisco City 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 Frisco City 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