Affordable Housing In Grady County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 466 income based apartments in Grady County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 162 affordable apartments in Grady County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Grady County, Georgia

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

Windwood Villas Apartments

331 Loblolly Ln
Cairo, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Gibb Cairo Village

211 Ridge Ave
Cairo, Georgia
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Kirby Creek Apartments

105 Joyner Rd
Cairo, Georgia
Affordable

Grady County Options

70 Alton Hall Rd
Cairo, Georgia
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Haven on Broad South

1400 S Broad St
Cairo, Georgia
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Pine Forest Apartments

480 11th Ave NE
Cairo, Georgia
Affordable

Hunters Glen Apartments

340 6th Ave NE
Cairo, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Jt Pine Forest

480 11th St SW
Cairo, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Village at Wedgewood

307 17th Ave NW
Cairo, Georgia
Affordable

Washington Homes

562 4th Ave SE
Cairo, Georgia
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Affordable Housing In Grady County

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Cairo, GA Affordable Housing programs support 11 apartment communities in Cairo.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Grady 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 Grady County.

Grady County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Grady County, Georgia

Grady County features 466 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 Grady County, Georgia

There are 162 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Grady County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Grady County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Grady County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $723 and $883.

2023 Grady 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
Grady County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $606 $610 $803 $1,082 $1,105
Grady County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $545 to $667 $549 to $671 $723 to $883 $974 to $1,190 $995 to $1,216

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Grady County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 628
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 466
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 42.18%
Average Renter Household Size 2.99
Average Household Size 2.70
Median Household Income $34,187 ±$2,586
Median Rent $727 ±$42
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.04% ± 7.44pp
Total Population 25,243

Population and Household Demographics

Grady County is a county in Georgia with a population of 25,243. There are 9,270 households in the county with an average household size of 2.70 persons. 42.18% of households in Grady County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Grady County

The median gross income for households in Grady County is $34,187 a year, or $2,849 a month. The median rent for the county is $727 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Grady County, a household making less than $2,423 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.04% of households who rent are overburdened in Grady County.

Area Median Income In Grady 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 Grady County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,000

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 Grady 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 Grady County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Grady 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 Grady 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 Grady 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