Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Decatur County, GA

Discover affordable housing in Decatur County where there are 19+ 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.

Selman Place

509 Gordon Ave, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

bed 1-2
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

The Rivers Apartments

1105 Lake Dr, Bainbridge, Georgia 39817

payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Gibbs - Miles Homes

PO Box 304, Bainbridge, Georgia 39818

Gibb Bainbridge Village

107 Dollar Dr, Bainbridge, Georgia 31717

payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible
accessible_forward Disability

2554 Lake Douglas Rd

2554 Lake Douglas Rd, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

bed 1
payment $490/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

Ridgefield Place

100 Parkview Dr, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Pine Ridge Estates

108 Hubert Dollar Dr, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Courtes De Emerald II

1530 S Washington St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Courtes De Emerald Apartments

1500 S Washington St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Jt Brierwood II

1025 Palmetto St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Brierwood Apartments I

921 Palmetto St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Landmark Manor

710 Gordon Ave, Bainbridge, Georgia

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Landmark Apts

1605 Miluli Ave, Bainbridge, Georgia

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Harvest Home Apts

211 W Alice St, Bainbridge, Georgia

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait

Riverdell Apts

810 Gordon Ave, Bainbridge, Georgia

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Gibbs-Miles Homes

912 N Sims Street, Bainbridge, Georgia

Phase Courtes De Emerald

S Washington St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Hutto - Mciver Homes

108 S Sims St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39817

payment Subsidized

King - West Homes

1732 Bethel Rd, Bainbridge, Georgia 39817

payment Subsidized

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Decatur County, 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
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
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.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Decatur County, Georgia
$16.76/hour
$9.51 (+131%) more than Georgia minimum wage and $9.51 (+131%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
Learn More About Decatur County, Georgia Affordable Housing ↓

What HUD offices serve Decatur 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency, Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) programs for Decatur County, Georgia.

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

How many renters live in Decatur County, Georgia?

The County of Decatur County has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this County. Renters make up 37.84 percent of the population living in Decatur County.

What is the rental market like in Decatur County, Georgia?

There are an estimated housing units in the Decatur County area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Decatur County, Georgia, there are 1.06 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Decatur County?

The rental vacancy rate in Decatur County is 3 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 Decatur County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Decatur County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
591 309 966 1,598 547
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Decatur County

A large number of apartments in Decatur County 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 Decatur County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $750 to $1,179. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $750
One BR $754
Two BR $885
Three BR $1,140
Four BR $1,179
2024 Fair Market Rents in Decatur County, Georgia

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

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 329 56 percent
One BR 205 66 percent
Two BR 645 67 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Decatur County, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Decatur County?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
USDA Section 514 Farm Labor Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Decatur County, Georgia

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

Income Based Apartments in Decatur County, Georgia

Decatur County features 759 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 Decatur County, Georgia

There are 239 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Decatur County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Decatur County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Decatur County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Decatur County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Decatur County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $797 and $974.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.