Affordable Housing In Bibb County

Waiting List Openings In Bibb County

Waiting ListStatus
Macon Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon

60 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bibb County

The Gardens at Cavalier Drive

4193 Cavalier Drive
Macon, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Bartlett Crossing

3027 Bonneville Dr
Macon, Georgia
2-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Blossom Hill

4006 Mercer University Dr
Macon, Georgia
1-3 BR

Ingleside Manor Apartments

478 Munroe Hill
Macon, Georgia
Call For Rent
1 BR
Elderly Supportive Housing

Sandy Springs Apartments

3044 Bloomfield Dr
Macon, Georgia
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Pinewood Park Apartments

4755 Mercer University Dr
Macon, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Tindall Senior Towers

1855 Felton Ave
Macon, Georgia
Elderly Supportive Housing
Accepts Vouchers

Mcafee Towers

1212 Gray Hwy
Macon, Georgia

Tattnall Place

150 Calhoun Ln
Macon, Georgia
Accepts Vouchers

Anthony Homes

1793 Wren Avenue
Macon, Georgia

Housing Authorities that serve Bibb County

Housing Authority Programs
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 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
Total Population 154,816

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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City Listings Served By
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.