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

Discover affordable housing in Doraville where there are 5+ 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.

Hidden Colony Apartments

3373 Aztec Rd, Doraville, Georgia 30340

bed 1-3
payment $1060-2070/mo.

Longwood Vista Apartments

2300 Global Forum Blvd, Doraville, Georgia 30340

bed 1-3
payment $1025-1119/mo.

Pleasantdale Crossing

1000 Pleasantdale Crossing, Doraville, Georgia 30340

bed 1-2
payment $875-1075/mo.

Veranda at Assembly

5801 Peachtree Road, Doraville, Georgia 30341

bed 1-2

Morningside Apartments

3469 Morningside Village Ln, Doraville, Georgia 30340

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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
accessible_forward Disability

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Doraville, 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.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Doraville, 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 Doraville, 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 Doraville, Georgia.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Homeownership Voucher, Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) programs for Doraville, Georgia.

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

How many renters live in Doraville, Georgia?

The City of Doraville has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 48.03 percent of the population living in Doraville.

What is the rental market like in Doraville, Georgia?

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

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Doraville?

The rental vacancy rate in Doraville is 10 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

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

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Doraville
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
93 338 554 403 135
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Doraville

A large number of apartments in Doraville 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 Doraville

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 Doraville, Georgia

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

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 75 81 percent
One BR 219 65 percent
Two BR 285 51 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Doraville, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Doraville?

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

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

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

Income Based Apartments in Doraville, Georgia

Doraville features 210 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 Doraville, Georgia

There are 811 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Doraville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Doraville, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Doraville landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Doraville.

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.