Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Clarkston, GA

Discover affordable housing in Clarkston where there are 4+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Tuscany Village

600 Northern Ave, Clarkston, Georgia 30021

Lakes at Indian Creek

751 N Indian Creek Dr, Clarkston, Georgia 30021

Clarkston Station ( Wyncrest Apartments )

3629 Montreal Creek Cir, Clarkston, Georgia 30021

Woodside Village Apartments

3954 Memorial College Ave, Clarkston, Georgia 30021

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payment Subsidized
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elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Clarkston, Georgia

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Clarkston, Georgia
$34.92/hour
$27.67 (+382%) more than Georgia minimum wage and $27.67 (+382%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Clarkston, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Clarkston, Georgia.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Homeownership Voucher, Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) programs for Clarkston, Georgia.

Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Clarkston.

How many renters live in Clarkston, Georgia?

The City of Clarkston has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 88.74 percent of the population living in Clarkston.

What is the rental market like in Clarkston, Georgia?

There are an estimated housing units in the Clarkston area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Clarkston, Georgia, there are 1.12 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Clarkston?

The rental vacancy rate in Clarkston is 5 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Clarkston for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Clarkston
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
93 656 1,941 473 145
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Clarkston

A large number of apartments in Clarkston have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Clarkston

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,599 to $2,707. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,599
One BR $1,643
Two BR $1,844
Three BR $2,230
Four BR $2,707
2024 Fair Market Rents in Clarkston, Georgia

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Clarkston?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 93 100 percent
One BR 611 93 percent
Two BR 1,658 85 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Clarkston, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Clarkston?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Clarkston, Georgia including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Clarkston, Georgia

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Clarkston, Georgia

Clarkston features 0 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 Clarkston, Georgia

There are 1,463 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clarkston.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clarkston, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clarkston, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,660 and $2,028.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.