Affordable Housing In Carroll County
17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Carroll County
Housing Authorities that serve Carroll County
|Georgia Department of Community Affairs||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Other Housing Authorities located in Carroll County
|Housing Authority of the City of Villa Rica||Public Housing|
|Housing Authority of the City of Carrollton||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
|Housing Authority of the City of Bowdon||Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Carroll County, Georgia
There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,682 affordable apartments for rent in Carroll County, Georgia.
Income Based Apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
Carroll County features 1,134 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 548 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.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Carroll County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||17|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,682|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||1,134|
|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|
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.1
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 $79,700
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 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
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$16,750||$19,150||$21,550||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$27,900||$31,900||$35,900||$39,850||$43,050||$46,250||$49,450||$52,650|
|80% of Median||$44,650||$51,000||$57,400||$63,750||$68,850||$73,950||$79,050||$84,150|
Cities In Carroll County
Select A City to View its Apartment Communities and Waiting Lists.
|Carrollton||12||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Carrollton are the Housing Authority of the City of Carrollton and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Villa Rica||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Villa Rica are the Housing Authority of the City of Villa Rica and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Bremen||2||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bremen are the Housing Authority of the City of Bremen and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Bowdon||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bowdon are the Housing Authority of the City of Bowdon and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Roopville||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roopville is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Temple||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Temple is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Mount Zion||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Zion is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Whitesburg||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Whitesburg is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|