Affordable Housing In Dock Junction
Glynn County, Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Dock Junction where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Dock Junction that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Dock Junction, Georgia

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

Affordable Housing Near Dock Junction

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Brunswick, GA Affordable Housing programs support 19 apartment communities in Brunswick.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Dock Junction, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Brunswick Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)
Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Dock Junction.

Dock Junction, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Dock Junction, Georgia

Dock Junction 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 Dock Junction, Georgia

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Dock Junction.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Dock Junction, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Dock Junction landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Dock Junction.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Dock Junction, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $898 and $1,098.

2023 Dock Junction, 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
Dock Junction, Georgia Fair Market Rent $810 $815 $998 $1,348 $1,633
Dock Junction, Georgia Payment Standard Range $729 to $891 $734 to $897 $898 to $1,098 $1,213 to $1,483 $1,470 to $1,796

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Dock Junction, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 42.42%
Average Renter Household Size 2.25
Average Household Size 2.43
Median Household Income $33,511 ±$7,436
Median Rent $801 ±$53
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 57.01% ± 14.19pp
Total Population 7,272

Population and Household Demographics

Dock Junction is a city in Glynn County, Georgia with a population of 7,272. There are 2,994 households in the city with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 42.42% of households in Dock Junction are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dock Junction

The median gross income for households in Dock Junction is $33,511 a year, or $2,793 a month. The median rent for the city is $801 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dock Junction, a household making less than $2,670 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 57.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Dock Junction.

Area Median Income In Dock Junction

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Dock Junction, the AMI is calculated from all households within Glynn County.

In Dock Junction, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,000

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 Dock Junction

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 Dock Junction

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Dock Junction AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,450 $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 Dock Junction AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,750 $29,400 $33,100 $36,750 $39,700 $42,650 $45,600 $48,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Dock Junction AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,150 $47,000 $52,900 $58,750 $63,450 $68,150 $72,850 $77,550