Affordable Housing In Graceville
Jackson County, Florida

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Graceville

Graceland Manor Apartments

5445 Brown St
Graceville, Florida

Graceville Estates

1082 Sanders Ave
Graceville, Florida

College Square Apartments

1198 Sanders Ave
Graceville, Florida

Graceville Villas Ltd

1116 Sanders Ave
Graceville, Florida

Grace Lowe Homes

5490 College Dr
Graceville, Florida
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Graceville, 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 Graceville, Florida

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Marianna Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Graceville, Florida

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 307 affordable apartments for rent in Graceville, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Graceville, Florida

Graceville features 276 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 Graceville, Florida

There are 31 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Graceville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Graceville, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Graceville landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Graceville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Graceville, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $681 and $833.

2022 Graceville, 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
Graceville, Florida Fair Market Rent $607 $610 $757 $993 $1,086
Graceville, Florida Payment Standard Range $546 to $668 $549 to $671 $681 to $833 $894 to $1,092 $977 to $1,195

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Graceville, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 307
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 276
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45.44%
Average Renter Household Size 2.56
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $29,234 ±$7,801
Median Rent $546 ±$261
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.09% ± 14.91pp
Total Population 2,321

Population and Household Demographics

Graceville is a city in Jackson County, Florida with a population of 2,321. There are 757 households in the city with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 45.44% of households in Graceville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Graceville

The median gross income for households in Graceville is $29,234 a year, or $2,436 a month. The median rent for the city is $546 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Graceville, a household making less than $1,820 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.09% of households who rent are overburdened in Graceville.

Area Median Income In Graceville

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 Graceville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Jackson County.

In Graceville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,000

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 Graceville

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 Graceville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Graceville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $35,250 $37,650 $40,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Graceville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,250 $24,300 $27,350 $30,350 $32,800 $35,250 $37,650 $40,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Graceville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,000 $38,850 $43,700 $48,550 $52,450 $56,350 $60,250 $64,100