Affordable Housing In Camden County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 338 income based apartments in Camden County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 935 affordable apartments in Camden County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Camden County, Georgia

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

Ashton Cove Apartments

230 North Gross Road
Kingsland, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Cumberland Village Apartments

300 Martha Drive #A1
St Marys, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Village at Winding Road I

301 Carnegie Dr
Saint Marys, Georgia
$579-674
1-2 BR
62+
Affordable

The Reserve at Sugar Mill

11115 Colerain Road
St Marys, Georgia
$517-587
2-3 BR

The Reserve at Sugar Mill

11115 Colerain Rd
Saint Marys, Georgia
Income Based
2-3 BR
Affordable

Preserve at Newport

201 J Nolan Wells
Kingsland, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Hilltop Terrace Apartments II

4059 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Kingsland, Georgia
1 BR
Affordable

The Village at Winding Road ll

301 Carnegie Drive
St. Marys, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted
Affordable

Kings Landing

250 North Gross Road, #6-D
Kingsland, Georgia

The Pines Apartments

1119 Douglas Dr
Saint Marys, Georgia
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Affordable Housing In Camden County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Camden County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Kingsland, GA Affordable Housing programs support 9 apartment communities in Kingsland.
Affordable Housing In Saint Marys, GA Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Saint Marys.
Affordable Housing In St Marys, GA Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in St Marys.
Affordable Housing In St. Marys, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in St. Marys.
Affordable Housing In Woodbine, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Woodbine.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Camden 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 Camden County.

Camden County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Camden County, Georgia

Camden County features 338 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 Camden County, Georgia

There are 935 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Camden County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Camden County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Camden County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $875 and $1,069.

2023 Camden 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
Camden County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $781 $786 $972 $1,380 $1,603
Camden County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $703 to $859 $707 to $865 $875 to $1,069 $1,242 to $1,518 $1,443 to $1,763

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Camden County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 19
Total Low Income Apartments 1,273
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 338
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.9%
Average Renter Household Size 2.79
Average Household Size 2.68
Median Household Income $52,473 ±$2,324
Median Rent $921 ±$42
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.34% ± 5.41pp
Total Population 51,445

Population and Household Demographics

Camden County is a county in Georgia with a population of 51,445. There are 18,638 households in the county with an average household size of 2.68 persons. 38.9% of households in Camden County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Camden County

The median gross income for households in Camden County is $52,473 a year, or $4,373 a month. The median rent for the county is $921 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Camden County, a household making less than $3,070 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.34% of households who rent are overburdened in Camden County.

Area Median Income In Camden 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 Camden County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,700

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 Camden 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 Camden County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Camden County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,650 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,050
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Camden County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,400 $27,900 $31,400 $34,850 $37,650 $40,450 $43,250 $46,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Camden County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,050 $44,600 $50,200 $55,750 $60,250 $64,700 $69,150 $73,600