Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Acworth, GA

Discover affordable housing in Acworth where there are 10+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Legacy at Walton Overlook

4645 Spring Street, Acworth, Georgia 30101

bed 1-2

Abbington Manor

4900 Regions Drive , Acworth, Georgia 30101

bed 1-2

Cherokee Summit Apartments

5920 Bells Ferry Rd, Acworth, Georgia 30102

Barrington Square Apartments

4700 Baker Grove Rd NW, Acworth, Georgia 30101

The Legacy at Walton Park

4862 School Street, Acworth, Georgia 30101

bed 1-2

The Bauer Apartments

4801 Baker Grove Rd NW, Acworth, Georgia 30101

bed 1-3
payment $1325/mo.

Peaks at Bells Ferry

100 Peaks Rdg, Acworth, Georgia 30102

Gregory Lane

466 Gregory Ln, Acworth, Georgia 30102

Gregory Lane Apartments, Phase II

465 Gregory Ln, Acworth, Georgia 30102

Legacy at Walton Terrace

4598 Carruth St, Acworth, Georgia 30101

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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Acworth, Georgia

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Acworth, Georgia
$34.92/hour
$27.67 (+382%) more than Georgia minimum wage and $27.67 (+382%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Acworth, Georgia?

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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV), Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) programs for Acworth, Georgia.
Operates the Public Housing programs for Acworth, Georgia.

Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Acworth.

How many renters live in Acworth, Georgia?

The City of Acworth has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 35.3 percent of the population living in Acworth.

What is the rental market like in Acworth, Georgia?

There are an estimated housing units in the Acworth area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Acworth, Georgia, there are 1.08 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Acworth?

The rental vacancy rate in Acworth is 5 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Acworth for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Acworth
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
127 790 948 712 373
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Acworth

A large number of apartments in Acworth have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Acworth

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,599 to $2,707. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,599
One BR $1,643
Two BR $1,844
Three BR $2,230
Four BR $2,707
2024 Fair Market Rents in Acworth, Georgia

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Acworth?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 59 46 percent
One BR 742 94 percent
Two BR 746 79 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Acworth, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Acworth?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Acworth, Georgia including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Acworth, Georgia

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Acworth, Georgia

Acworth features 161 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 Acworth, Georgia

There are 932 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Acworth.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Acworth, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Acworth landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Acworth.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Acworth, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,660 and $2,028.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.