Affordable Housing In Dooly County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 140 income based apartments in Dooly County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 103 affordable apartments in Dooly County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Dooly County, Georgia

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

Cherry Lane Apartments

616 Cherry St
Unadilla, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Options for Living, Inc

310 Collier St
Vienna, Georgia
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Fairfield II

400 S 7th St
Vienna, Georgia
Affordable

Fairfield Apartments II

435 S 7th St
Vienna, Georgia
Affordable

Woodward Apartments

409 E Woodward St
Vienna, Georgia
Affordable

St Charles Place

202 Saint Charles Pl
Vienna, Georgia
Affordable

Fitzpatrick Pl

211 9th St
Vienna, Georgia

Timber Ridge Apt

548 7th Street, S.
Vienna, Georgia
Showing Results 1-10
  • «
  • 1
  • »

Affordable Housing In Dooly County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Dooly County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Unadilla, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Unadilla.
Affordable Housing In Vienna, GA Affordable Housing programs support 7 apartment communities in Vienna.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Dooly 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 Dooly County.

Dooly County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Dooly County, Georgia

Dooly County features 140 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 Dooly County, Georgia

There are 103 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Dooly County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Dooly County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Dooly County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $695 and $849.

2023 Dooly 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
Dooly County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $648 $649 $772 $940 $1,037
Dooly County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $583 to $713 $584 to $714 $695 to $849 $846 to $1,034 $933 to $1,141

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Dooly County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 243
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 140
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.73%
Average Renter Household Size 2.51
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $28,696 ±$2,826
Median Rent $499 ±$68
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.15% ± 10.61pp
Total Population 14,293

Population and Household Demographics

Dooly County is a county in Georgia with a population of 14,293. There are 5,004 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 35.73% of households in Dooly County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dooly County

The median gross income for households in Dooly County is $28,696 a year, or $2,391 a month. The median rent for the county is $499 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dooly County, a household making less than $1,663 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.15% of households who rent are overburdened in Dooly County.

Area Median Income In Dooly 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 Dooly County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,500

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 Dooly 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 Dooly County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Dooly County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Dooly County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,500 $24,600 $27,650 $30,700 $33,200 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Dooly County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,400 $39,300 $44,200 $49,100 $53,050 $57,000 $60,900 $64,850