Affordable Housing In Fannin County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 210 income based apartments in Fannin County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 227 affordable apartments in Fannin County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Fannin County, Georgia

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

Riverwood Apartments

36 W Dogwood Ln #141
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Call For Rent
1 BR
62+
Affordable

Broadview Cove

93 Broadview Drive
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
55+
62+
Affordable

Mountain Lane

40 Mountain Lane Box 100
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Affordable

Brooks Summit Apartments

70 Brook Summit Ln
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Brookstone Apartments

85 Brookstone Way
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Kingtown Elderly

145 Briggs St
McCaysville, Georgia

Mineral Springs

297 Mineral Springs Rd
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Affordable

463 Industrial Blvd

463 Industrial Blvd
Blue Ridge, Georgia

North Court Apts.

301 Jones Street
Blue Ridge, Georgia
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Affordable Housing In Fannin County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Fannin County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Blue Ridge, GA Affordable Housing programs support 8 apartment communities in Blue Ridge.
Affordable Housing In McCaysville, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in McCaysville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Fannin 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 Fannin County.

Fannin County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Fannin County, Georgia

Fannin County 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 Fannin County, Georgia

There are 227 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fannin County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fannin County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fannin County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $709 and $867.

2023 Fannin 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
Fannin County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $662 $666 $788 $1,120 $1,146
Fannin County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $596 to $728 $599 to $733 $709 to $867 $1,008 to $1,232 $1,031 to $1,261

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Fannin County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 437
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 210
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22%
Average Renter Household Size 2.55
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $37,049 ±$2,287
Median Rent $664 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.25% ± 5.93pp
Total Population 23,742

Population and Household Demographics

Fannin County is a county in Georgia with a population of 23,742. There are 9,510 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 22% of households in Fannin County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fannin County

The median gross income for households in Fannin County is $37,049 a year, or $3,087 a month. The median rent for the county is $664 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fannin County, a household making less than $2,213 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Fannin County.

Area Median Income In Fannin 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 Fannin County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $67,200

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 Fannin 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 Fannin County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fannin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,150 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,700 $44,400
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fannin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,550 $26,900 $30,250 $33,600 $36,300 $39,000 $41,700 $44,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fannin County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,650 $43,000 $48,400 $53,750 $58,050 $62,350 $66,650 $70,950