Affordable Housing In Volusia County
Florida

63 Low Income Apartment Communities In Volusia County

Bayan Cove

250 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Deland, Florida
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Greenleaf Gardens Apartments

904-2 Greenleaf Circle
Orange City, Florida
Income Based-560
1-2 BR

Prince of Peace Villas

664 S Nova Rd
Ormond Beach, Florida
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Villages at Halifax II

128 Norma Dr
Daytona Beach, Florida
$570-781
1-3 BR

Water Oak Apartments

315C Water Oak Cir
Orange City, Florida
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized

Sunrise Pointe

1375 Richel Dr
Port Orange, Florida
$830-1,330
1-4 BR

Holly Point Apartments

1000 15th Street
Holly Hill, Florida
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Lakeside Villages

101 Jesup Ct
Daytona Beach, Florida
Call For Rent
3 BR
Family & Senior

Villas of Orange City

2515 Enterprise Road
Orange City, Florida
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Enclave at Pine Oaks Apartments

512 Harrison Place Drive
Deland, Florida
Call For Rent
2-4 BR

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Volusia County, 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 Volusia County, Florida

Housing Authority Programs
Volusia County Community Assistance Division Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Volusia County, Florida

There are 63 low income housing apartment communities offering 9,301 affordable apartments for rent in Volusia County, Florida.

Income Based Apartments in Volusia County, Florida

Volusia County features 4,737 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 Volusia County, Florida

There are 4,443 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Volusia County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Volusia County, Florida

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Volusia County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Volusia County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Volusia County, Florida for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,022 and $1,249.

2022 Volusia County, 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
Volusia County, Florida Fair Market Rent $754 $931 $1,135 $1,505 $1,580
Volusia County, Florida Payment Standard Range $679 to $829 $838 to $1,024 $1,022 to $1,249 $1,355 to $1,656 $1,422 to $1,738

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Volusia County, FL Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 63
Total Low Income Apartments 9,301
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 4,737
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.96%
Average Renter Household Size 2.54
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $41,117 ±$718
Median Rent $918 ±$12
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 56.22% ± 1.74pp
Total Population 503,719

Population and Household Demographics

Volusia County is a county in Florida with a population of 503,719. There are 200,180 households in the county with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 29.96% of households in Volusia County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Volusia County

The median gross income for households in Volusia County is $41,117 a year, or $3,426 a month. The median rent for the county is $918 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Volusia County, a household making less than $3,060 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 56.22% of households who rent are overburdened in Volusia County.

Area Median Income In Volusia 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 Volusia County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,300

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 Volusia 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 Volusia County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Volusia County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,400 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Volusia County 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 Volusia County 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

Cities In Volusia County

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City Served By
Daytona The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Daytona is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Daytona Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Daytona Beach are the Daytona Beach Housing Authority, New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority and Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Daytona Beach Shores The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Daytona Beach Shores is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
De Leon Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves De Leon Springs is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Debary The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Debary is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Deland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Deland are the DeLand Housing Authority and Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
DeLand Southwest The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves DeLand Southwest is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Deltona The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deltona is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Edgewater The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Edgewater are the Volusia County Community Assistance Division, New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority and Daytona Beach Housing Authority.
Glencoe The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Glencoe is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Holly Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Holly Hill are the Volusia County Community Assistance Division and Daytona Beach Housing Authority.
Lake Helen The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Helen is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
New Smyrna Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New Smyrna Beach are the New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority, Volusia County Community Assistance Division and Daytona Beach Housing Authority.
North DeLand The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North DeLand is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Oak Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Oak Hill are the New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority and Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Orange City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orange City is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Ormond Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ormond Beach are the Ormond Beach Housing Authority, Volusia County Community Assistance Division and Daytona Beach Housing Authority.
Ormond by the Sea The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ormond by the Sea is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Ormond-by-the-Sea The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ormond-by-the-Sea is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Pierson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pierson is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Ponce Inlet The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ponce Inlet are the Volusia County Community Assistance Division and Daytona Beach Housing Authority.
Port Orange The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Port Orange are the Volusia County Community Assistance Division and New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority.
Samsula Spruce Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Samsula Spruce Creek is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Samsula-Spruce Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Samsula-Spruce Creek is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
Seville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Seville is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
South Daytona The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve South Daytona are the New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority and Volusia County Community Assistance Division.
West DeLand The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West DeLand is the Volusia County Community Assistance Division.