; Low Income Apartments For Rent in Camilla, GA

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Cottonwood Pointe

388 Sylvester Road
Camilla, Georgia
Rent Assisted
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1-2 BR

Coolawahee Apt

330 Campbell Dr
Camilla, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Southfork Apartments

500 S MacArthur Dr
Camilla, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Quail Valley Apt

401 Us Highway 19 S
Camilla, Georgia
Rent Assisted

New Jester Homes I I

284 Palmer St
Camilla, Georgia
Public Housing

Borders Homes

86 E Cochran St
Camilla, Georgia
Public Housing

Jester Homes

455 S Harney St
Camilla, Georgia
Public Housing

Cvi Rental Housing Program

40 Cedar Ln
Camilla, Georgia
Rent Assisted
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There are 223 low-income apartments in Camilla that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 435 low-income homes in Camilla where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $321 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 3rd, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Camilla, 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 Camilla Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Newton 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)
Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Camilla.

Camilla, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Camilla, Georgia

Camilla features 435 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 Camilla, Georgia

There are 223 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Camilla.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Camilla, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Camilla landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Camilla.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Camilla, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $695 and $849.

2023 Camilla, 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
Camilla, Georgia Fair Market Rent $648 $684 $772 $940 $1,037
Camilla, Georgia Payment Standard Range $583 to $713 $616 to $752 $695 to $849 $846 to $1,034 $933 to $1,141

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Camilla, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 658
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 435
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 42.73%
Average Renter Household Size 2.44
Average Household Size 2.39
Median Household Income $24,549 ±$4,193
Median Rent $548 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.98% ± 8.1pp
Total Population 5,083

Population and Household Demographics

Camilla is a city in Mitchell County, Georgia with a population of 5,083. There are 2,055 households in the city with an average household size of 2.39 persons. 42.73% of households in Camilla are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Camilla

The median gross income for households in Camilla is $24,549 a year, or $2,046 a month. The median rent for the city is $548 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Camilla, a household making less than $1,827 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.98% of households who rent are overburdened in Camilla.

Area Median Income In Camilla

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 Camilla, the AMI is calculated from all households within Mitchell County.

In Camilla, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $52,100

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 Camilla

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 Camilla

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Camilla AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,100 $37,700 $40,300 $42,900
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Camilla AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,500 $35,100 $37,700 $40,300 $42,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Camilla AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,400 $41,600 $46,800 $52,000 $56,200 $60,350 $64,500 $68,650