Affordable Housing In Crawfordville
Wakulla County, Florida

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crawfordville

Wakulla Trace Apartments

3 Celebrity Ln
Crawfordville, Florida

Wakulla Trace

47 Michael Dr
Crawfordville, Florida
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Crawfordville, Florida

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 Crawfordville, Florida

Housing Authority Programs
North Central Florida Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crawfordville, Florida

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 68 affordable apartments for rent in Crawfordville, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Crawfordville, Florida

Crawfordville features 34 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 Crawfordville, Florida

There are 34 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Crawfordville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crawfordville, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Crawfordville landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Crawfordville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crawfordville, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $923 and $1,128.

2022 Crawfordville, Florida 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
Crawfordville, Florida Fair Market Rent $767 $863 $1,025 $1,267 $1,754
Crawfordville, Florida Payment Standard Range $690 to $844 $777 to $949 $923 to $1,128 $1,140 to $1,394 $1,579 to $1,929

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crawfordville, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 68
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 34
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.29%
Average Renter Household Size 2.75
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $50,272 ±$15,363
Median Rent $790 ±$164
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 66.75% ± 25.74pp
Total Population 3,998

Population and Household Demographics

Crawfordville is a city in Wakulla County, Florida with a population of 3,998. There are 1,453 households in the city with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 26.29% of households in Crawfordville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crawfordville

The median gross income for households in Crawfordville is $50,272 a year, or $4,189 a month. The median rent for the city is $790 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crawfordville, a household making less than $2,633 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 66.75% of households who rent are overburdened in Crawfordville.

Area Median Income In Crawfordville

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 Crawfordville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Wakulla County.

In Crawfordville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,100

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 Crawfordville

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 Crawfordville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Crawfordville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,400 $17,600 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Crawfordville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,600 $29,250 $32,900 $36,550 $39,500 $42,400 $45,350 $48,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Crawfordville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,950 $46,800 $52,650 $58,500 $63,200 $67,900 $72,550 $77,250