Affordable Housing In Bibb County
Waiting List Openings In Bibb County
|Macon Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher||Open Soon|
60 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bibb County
Housing Authorities that serve Bibb County
|Macon Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Bibb County, Georgia
There are 60 low income housing apartment communities offering 5,210 affordable apartments for rent in Bibb County, Georgia.
Income Based Apartments in Bibb County, Georgia
Bibb County features 4,155 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 Bibb County, Georgia
There are 1,055 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bibb County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Bibb County, Georgia
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bibb County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Bibb County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Bibb County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||60|
|Total Low Income Apartments||5,210|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||4,155|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||47%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.52|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Median Household Income||$36,519 ±$858|
|Median Rent||$743 ±$15|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||53.55% ± 2.42pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Bibb County is a County in Georgia with a population of 154,816. There are 57,111 households in the county with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 47% of households in Bibb County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Bibb County
The median gross income for households in Bibb County is $36,519 a year, or $3,043 a month. The median rent for the county is $743 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bibb County, a household making less than $2,477 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 53.55% of households who rent are overburdened in Bibb County.1
Area Median Income In Bibb 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 Bibb County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,900
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 Bibb 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 Bibb County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$12,490||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$29,150||$31,300||$33,450||$35,600|
|50% of Median||$18,900||$21,600||$24,300||$26,950||$29,150||$31,300||$33,450||$35,600|
|80% of Median||$30,200||$34,500||$38,800||$43,100||$46,550||$50,000||$53,450||$56,900|
Cities In Bibb County
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|Macon||60||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Macon is the Macon Housing Authority.|
|Payne||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Payne is the Macon Housing Authority.|