Affordable Housing In Catoosa County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 459 income based apartments in Catoosa County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 474 affordable apartments in Catoosa County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Catoosa County, Georgia

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

Bedford Place Apartments

60 Bedford Pl
Ringgold, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

The Crossing

1830 Fant Dr
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Lone Mountain

140 Hailey Dr
Ringgold, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Affordable

Lone Mountain II

85 Darlene Ln
Ringgold, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
55+
62+
Affordable

Oglethorpe Ridge Apartments

1252 Cloud Springs Ln
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
Affordable

Catoosa Gardens Apartments

44 Dahlia Ln
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Post Homes

202 Hays St
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia

Battle Station

Cloud Springs Rd At Old Cedar Ln
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
Affordable

Marvin Parton Homes

17 Circle Dr
Ringgold, Georgia

Rosewood Apartments Ltd Phase II

Boyton Dr
Ringgold, Georgia
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Catoosa County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Catoosa County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Fort Oglethorpe, GA Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Fort Oglethorpe.
Affordable Housing In Ringgold, GA Affordable Housing programs support 8 apartment communities in Ringgold.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Catoosa 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 Catoosa County.

Catoosa County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Catoosa County, Georgia

Catoosa County features 459 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 Catoosa County, Georgia

There are 474 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Catoosa County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Catoosa County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Catoosa County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $960 and $1,174.

2023 Catoosa 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
Catoosa County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $910 $919 $1,067 $1,372 $1,619
Catoosa County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $819 to $1,001 $827 to $1,011 $960 to $1,174 $1,235 to $1,509 $1,457 to $1,781

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Catoosa County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 933
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 459
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.98%
Average Renter Household Size 2.53
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $50,876 ±$1,459
Median Rent $730 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.22% ± 5.66pp
Total Population 65,375

Population and Household Demographics

Catoosa County is a county in Georgia with a population of 65,375. There are 23,943 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 24.98% of households in Catoosa County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Catoosa County

The median gross income for households in Catoosa County is $50,876 a year, or $4,240 a month. The median rent for the county is $730 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Catoosa County, a household making less than $2,433 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.22% of households who rent are overburdened in Catoosa County.

Area Median Income In Catoosa 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 Catoosa County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,200

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 Catoosa 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 Catoosa County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Catoosa County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,800 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Catoosa County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,350 $30,100 $33,850 $37,600 $40,650 $43,650 $46,650 $49,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Catoosa County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$42,150 $48,150 $54,150 $60,150 $65,000 $69,800 $74,600 $79,400