Affordable Housing In Talladega County
40 Low Income Apartment Communities In Talladega County
Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Talladega County, Alabama
Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.
Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.
Public Housing Agencies Serving Talladega County, Alabama
|Sylacauga Housing Authority||Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Talladega County, Alabama
There are 40 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,839 affordable apartments for rent in Talladega County, Alabama.
Income Based Apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
Talladega County features 2,190 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 Talladega County, Alabama
There are 649 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Talladega County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Talladega County, Alabama
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Talladega County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Talladega County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Talladega County, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $660 and $806.
2022 Talladega 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|
|Talladega County, Alabama Fair Market Rent||$553||$557||$733||$966||$1,081|
|Talladega County, Alabama Payment Standard Range||$498 to $608||$501 to $613||$660 to $806||$869 to $1,063||$973 to $1,189|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Talladega County, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||40|
|Total Low Income Apartments||2,839|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||2,190|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||28.94%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.45|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Median Household Income||$35,155 ±$1,837|
|Median Rent||$584 ±$20|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||44.46% ± 4.97pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Talladega County is a county in Alabama with a population of 81,437. There are 31,424 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 28.94% of households in Talladega County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Talladega County
The median gross income for households in Talladega County is $35,155 a year, or $2,930 a month. The median rent for the county is $584 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Talladega County, a household making less than $1,947 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.46% of households who rent are overburdened in Talladega County.
Area Median Income In Talladega 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 Talladega County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,600
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 Talladega 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 Talladega County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Talladega County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Talladega County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Talladega County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
Cities In Talladega County
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|Bon Air||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bon Air is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Childersburg||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Childersburg are the Childersburg Housing Authority and Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Fayetteville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fayetteville is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Lincoln||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lincoln is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Mignon||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mignon is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Munford||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Munford is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Oak Grove||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oak Grove is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Sylacauga||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sylacauga is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Talladega||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Talladega are the Talladega Housing Authority and Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Talladega Springs||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Talladega Springs is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|
|Waldo||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Waldo is the Sylacauga Housing Authority.|