Affordable Housing In Baldwin County

Affordable Housing programs support 565 income based apartments in Baldwin County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 311 affordable apartments in Baldwin County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Baldwin County, Georgia

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Baldwin County. Go to the Georgia Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Baldwin County.

Pecan Hills

900 W Montgomery St
Milledgeville, Georgia
2 BR

Dogwood Retirement Apartments

101 South Columbia Street
Milledgeville, Georgia
Income Based
Studio-1 BR
Rent Assisted
Elderly Supportive Housing


Milledgeville, Georgia

Oconee Voa Housing

1974 N Jefferson St NE
Milledgeville, Georgia
Rent Assisted
Disabled Supportive Housing

Milledgeville Manor

1498 S Jefferson St SE
Milledgeville, Georgia
Rent Assisted


441 E Mcintosh St STE 6I
Milledgeville, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Waterford Place

131 N Pickens St
Milledgeville, Georgia

Heritage Vista

3029 Heritage Pl NE
Milledgeville, Georgia

Edgewood Park Apartments

2671 N Columbia St
Milledgeville, Georgia

Wray Court

1221 W Charlton Ct
Milledgeville, Georgia
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Affordable Housing In Baldwin County

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Milledgeville, GA Affordable Housing programs support 12 apartment communities in Milledgeville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Baldwin County, 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.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Georgia Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)
Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Baldwin County.

Baldwin County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Baldwin County, Georgia

Baldwin County features 565 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 Baldwin County, Georgia

There are 311 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Baldwin County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Baldwin County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Baldwin County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Baldwin County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Baldwin County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $731 and $893.

2023 Baldwin County, Georgia 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
Baldwin County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $658 $719 $812 $997 $1,315
Baldwin County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $592 to $724 $647 to $791 $731 to $893 $897 to $1,097 $1,184 to $1,447

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Baldwin County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 876
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 565
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.61
Average Household Size 2.62
Median Household Income $32,460 ±$2,489
Median Rent $673 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.53% ± 5.28pp
Total Population 45,795

Population and Household Demographics

Baldwin County is a county in Georgia with a population of 45,795. There are 15,978 households in the county with an average household size of 2.62 persons. 45.63% of households in Baldwin County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Baldwin County

The median gross income for households in Baldwin County is $32,460 a year, or $2,705 a month. The median rent for the county is $673 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Baldwin County, a household making less than $2,243 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.53% of households who rent are overburdened in Baldwin County.

Area Median Income In Baldwin 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 Baldwin County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,900

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 Baldwin 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 Baldwin County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Baldwin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $36,750 $39,250 $41,800
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Baldwin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,200 $25,350 $28,500 $31,650 $34,200 $36,750 $39,250 $41,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Baldwin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,500 $40,550 $45,600 $50,650 $54,750 $58,800 $62,850 $66,900