. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Byron, Georgia - Affordable Housing Online

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St. Andrews Court

6050 Watson Blvd.
Byron, Georgia
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1-2 BR

Heathrow Senior Village

1000 Heathrow Way
Byron, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Heathrow Senior Village

116 Woodland Dr
Byron, Georgia
Rent Assisted
USDA S. 538

Freedom Pointe

Allred Rd
Byron, Georgia
Rent Assisted

118 Boy Scout Rd

118 Boy Scout Rd
Byron, Georgia
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There are 163 low-income apartments in Byron that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 32 low-income homes in Byron where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on February 8th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Byron, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Byron Public Housing
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)
Warner Robins Housing Authority Public Housing
Houston County Housing Authority Public Housing
Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Byron.

Byron, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Byron, Georgia

Byron features 32 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 Byron, Georgia

There are 163 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Byron.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Byron, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Byron landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Byron.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Byron, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $950 and $1,161.

2023 Byron, 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
Byron, Georgia Fair Market Rent $848 $934 $1,055 $1,432 $1,692
Byron, Georgia Payment Standard Range $763 to $933 $841 to $1,027 $950 to $1,161 $1,289 to $1,575 $1,523 to $1,861

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Byron, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 275
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 32
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.56%
Average Renter Household Size 2.50
Average Household Size 2.45
Median Household Income $53,491 ±$16,210
Median Rent $846 ±$111
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 53.39% ± 22.84pp
Total Population 4,818

Population and Household Demographics

Byron is a city in Houston County, Georgia with a population of 4,818. There are 1,965 households in the city with an average household size of 2.45 persons. 37.56% of households in Byron are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Byron

The median gross income for households in Byron is $53,491 a year, or $4,458 a month. The median rent for the city is $846 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Byron, a household making less than $2,820 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 53.39% of households who rent are overburdened in Byron.

Area Median Income In Byron

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Byron, the AMI is calculated from all households within Houston County.

In Byron, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $88,900

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 Byron

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 Byron

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Byron AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,350 $20,950 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Byron AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,500 $34,850 $39,200 $43,550 $47,050 $50,550 $54,050 $57,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Byron AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$48,800 $55,800 $62,750 $69,700 $75,300 $80,900 $86,450 $92,050