Affordable Housing In Carroll County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 1,270 income based apartments in Carroll County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 876 affordable apartments in Carroll County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Carroll County, Georgia

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

Hickory Falls Apartments

801 Hickory Level Rd
Villa Rica, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

English Village Apartments

200 Somerset Pl
Carrollton, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Lakeview Paradise Carrollton

1210 Stewart St
Carrollton, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Summerhill Apartments

301 Northside Dr
Carrollton, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Housing by Association Inc

403 Northlake Dr
Carrollton, Georgia
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

804 Richie Cir

804 Richie Cir
Bremen, Georgia

Hays Mill Court

903 Hays Mill Rd
Carrollton, Georgia
Affordable

Carrollton Club Ltd Lp

1130 Cedar St
Carrollton, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Old Twn Hms Auburn Ave

600 Dallas Hwy
Villa Rica, Georgia

Griffin Elder Circle

209 Newnan Rd
Carrollton, Georgia
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Affordable Housing In Carroll County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Carroll County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Bowdon, GA Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Bowdon.
Affordable Housing In Carrollton, GA Affordable Housing programs support 13 apartment communities in Carrollton.
Affordable Housing In Villa Rica, GA Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Villa Rica.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Carroll 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 Carroll County.

Carroll County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Carroll County, Georgia

Carroll County features 1,270 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 Carroll County, Georgia

There are 876 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Carroll County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Carroll County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Carroll County landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Carroll County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Carroll County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,398 and $1,708.

2023 Carroll 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
Carroll County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $1,345 $1,375 $1,553 $1,890 $2,308
Carroll County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $1,211 to $1,480 $1,238 to $1,513 $1,398 to $1,708 $1,701 to $2,079 $2,077 to $2,539

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Carroll County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 23
Total Low Income Apartments 2,146
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,270
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.25%
Average Renter Household Size 2.67
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $43,586 ±$2,081
Median Rent $796 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.33% ± 4.64pp
Total Population 112,595

Population and Household Demographics

Carroll County is a county in Georgia with a population of 112,595. There are 40,074 households in the county with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 37.25% of households in Carroll County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Carroll County

The median gross income for households in Carroll County is $43,586 a year, or $3,632 a month. The median rent for the county is $796 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Carroll County, a household making less than $2,653 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Carroll County.

Area Median Income In Carroll 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 Carroll County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,400

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 Carroll 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 Carroll County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Carroll County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,250 $23,150 $26,050 $28,900 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Carroll County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,750 $38,600 $43,400 $48,200 $52,100 $55,950 $59,800 $63,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Carroll County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$54,000 $61,700 $69,400 $77,100 $83,300 $89,450 $95,650 $101,800