Affordable Housing In Moulton
Lawrence County, Alabama

9 Low Income Apartment Communities In Moulton

Moulton Village Apartments

3440 Byler Rd
Moulton, Alabama

Moulton Manor

111 Tommie Dr
Moulton, Alabama

The Village

251 Hospital St
Moulton, Alabama
Disabled Supportive Housing

Alexander Terrace Apartments II

1155 Pickens St
Moulton, Alabama

Chickasaw Estates

234 Morgan St
Moulton, Alabama

Rosewood Manor Apartments

1111 Pickens St
Moulton, Alabama

Fieldstone Apartments

3050 Byler Rd
Moulton, Alabama

Mcwhorter Apartments

103 Burch Blvd
Moulton, Alabama

Rha Lcm

1470 County Road 176
Moulton, Alabama
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Housing Authorities that serve Moulton

Housing Authority Programs
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Moulton, Alabama

There are 9 low income housing apartment communities offering 406 affordable apartments for rent in Moulton, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Moulton, Alabama

Moulton features 298 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 Moulton, Alabama

There are 108 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Moulton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Moulton, Alabama

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Moulton, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $637 and $779.

2021 Moulton, 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
Moulton, Alabama Fair Market Rent $509 $574 $708 $925 $960
Moulton, Alabama Payment Standard Range $458 to $560 $517 to $631 $637 to $779 $833 to $1,018 $864 to $1,056

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Moulton, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 406
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 298
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 40.8%
Average Renter Household Size 2.14
Average Household Size 2.15
Median Household Income $28,843 ±$2,998
Median Rent $496 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 27.88% ± 11.41pp
Total Population 3,386

Population and Household Demographics

Moulton is a city in Lawrence County, Alabama with a population of 3,386. There are 1,468 households in the city with an average household size of 2.15 persons. 40.8% of households in Moulton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Moulton

The median gross income for households in Moulton is $28,843 a year, or $2,404 a month. The median rent for the city is $496 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Moulton, a household making less than $1,653 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 27.88% of households who rent are overburdened in Moulton.

Area Median Income In Moulton

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 Moulton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lawrence County.

In Moulton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,100

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 Moulton

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 Moulton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Moulton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,300 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $39,150 $41,650
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Moulton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,100 $25,250 $28,400 $31,550 $34,100 $36,600 $39,150 $41,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Moulton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,350 $40,400 $45,450 $50,500 $54,550 $58,600 $62,650 $66,700