Affordable Housing In Bartow County
14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bartow County
Housing Authorities that serve Bartow County
|Georgia Department of Community Affairs||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Other Housing Authorities located in Bartow County
|Etowah Area Consolidated||Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Bartow County, Georgia
There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,208 affordable apartments for rent in Bartow County, Georgia.
Income Based Apartments in Bartow County, Georgia
Bartow County features 598 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 Bartow County, Georgia
There are 610 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bartow County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Bartow County, Georgia
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bartow County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Bartow County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Bartow County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||14|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,208|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||598|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||34.97%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.87|
|Average Household Size||2.81|
|Median Household Income||$48,893 ±$2,506|
|Median Rent||$822 ±$30|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||40.85% ± 4.42pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Bartow County is a County in Georgia with a population of 101,336. There are 35,732 households in the county with an average household size of 2.81 persons. 34.97% of households in Bartow County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Bartow County
The median gross income for households in Bartow County is $48,893 a year, or $4,074 a month. The median rent for the county is $822 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bartow County, a household making less than $2,740 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.85% of households who rent are overburdened in Bartow County.1
Area Median Income In Bartow 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 Bartow County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $79,700
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 Bartow 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 Bartow County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$16,750||$19,150||$21,550||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$27,900||$31,900||$35,900||$39,850||$43,050||$46,250||$49,450||$52,650|
|80% of Median||$44,650||$51,000||$57,400||$63,750||$68,850||$73,950||$79,050||$84,150|
Cities In Bartow County
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|Cartersville||12||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cartersville is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Adairsville||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Adairsville is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Emerson||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Emerson is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Euharlee||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Euharlee is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Kingston||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kingston is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Taylorsville||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Taylorsville is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|White||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves White is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|