Affordable Housing In Wilcox County

9 Low Income Apartment Communities In Wilcox County

Bonaire Villas

4191 Broad St
Pine Hill, Alabama
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Country Squire Apartments

201 Savage St
Camden, Alabama
2 BR

Windwood Apartments

100 Alabama Hwy 28 W
Camden, Alabama
1 BR

Pinewood Apartments

PO Box 400
Camden, Alabama

Peachtree Apartments

40 Frank Smith Rd
Pine Hill, Alabama

Threadgill - Weatherspoon Apartments

1101 T L Threadgill Rd
Camden, Alabama

Pinehaven Apartments

1043 Whiskey Run Rd
Camden, Alabama

Deercreek Village

1015 Whiskey Run Rd
Camden, Alabama

Dogwood Villas

Hwy. 10 Baypass
Camden, Alabama
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Wilcox County, Alabama

There are 9 low income housing apartment communities offering 265 affordable apartments for rent in Wilcox County, Alabama.

Income Based Apartments in Wilcox County, Alabama

Wilcox County features 214 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 Wilcox County, Alabama

There are 51 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Wilcox County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Wilcox County, Alabama

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Wilcox County, Alabama for a two-bedroom apartment is between $687 and $839.

2022 Wilcox 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
Wilcox County, Alabama Fair Market Rent $573 $587 $763 $943 $1,035
Wilcox County, Alabama Payment Standard Range $516 to $630 $528 to $646 $687 to $839 $849 to $1,037 $932 to $1,139

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Wilcox County, AL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 265
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 214
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.17%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.86
Median Household Income $23,750 ±$3,287
Median Rent $424 ±$36
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 18.78% ± 6.41pp
Total Population 11,235

Population and Household Demographics

Wilcox County is a county in Alabama with a population of 11,235. There are 3,843 households in the county with an average household size of 2.86 persons. 31.17% of households in Wilcox County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Wilcox County

The median gross income for households in Wilcox County is $23,750 a year, or $1,979 a month. The median rent for the county is $424 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Wilcox County, a household making less than $1,413 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 18.78% of households who rent are overburdened in Wilcox County.

Area Median Income In Wilcox 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 Wilcox County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,200

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 Wilcox 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 Wilcox County

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

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