Affordable Housing In Gwinnett County
Georgia

27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Gwinnett County

Herrington Mill Apartments

1564 Herrington Road
Lawrenceville, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Bradford Gwinnett Townhomes

100 Castor Dr
Norcross, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Bradford Gwinnett Apartments

100 Castor Dr
Norcross, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Mainstreet Breckinridge

3500 Breckinridge Road
Duluth, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers
62+
Elderly Supportive Housing

Evermore Senior Village

2225 Oakland Park Boulevard
Snellville, Georgia
62+
Accepts Vouchers

Lawrenceville Handicapped Housing

420 Hillcrest Rd NW
Lilburn, Georgia
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Applewood IIi

180 Applewood Dr
Lawrenceville, Georgia
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Applewood II

150 Applewood Dr
Lawrenceville, Georgia
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Gwinnett Christian Terrace

414 Berkmar Way NW
Lilburn, Georgia
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Sussex Court Residential Services, Inc

2275 Sussex Ct
Snellville, Georgia
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Housing Authorities that serve Gwinnett County

Housing Authority Programs
Georgia Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Other Housing Authorities located in Gwinnett County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Buford Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Lawrenceville Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Norcross Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Gwinnett County, Georgia

There are 27 low income housing apartment communities offering 3,425 affordable apartments for rent in Gwinnett County, Georgia.

Income Based Apartments in Gwinnett County, Georgia

Gwinnett County features 1,056 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 Gwinnett County, Georgia

There are 2,369 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Gwinnett County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Gwinnett County, Georgia

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Gwinnett County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 27
Total Low Income Apartments 3,425
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,056
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.64%
Average Renter Household Size 3.09
Average Household Size 3.12
Median Household Income $60,289 ±$691
Median Rent $1,043 ±$11
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.79% ± 1.59pp
Total Population 859,234

Population and Household Demographics

Gwinnett County is a County in Georgia with a population of 859,234. There are 274,017 households in the county with an average household size of 3.12 persons. 33.64% of households in Gwinnett County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Gwinnett County

The median gross income for households in Gwinnett County is $60,289 a year, or $5,024 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,043 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Gwinnett County, a household making less than $3,477 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.79% of households who rent are overburdened in Gwinnett County.1

Area Median Income In Gwinnett 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 Gwinnett County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $79,700

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 Gwinnett 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 Gwinnett County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,750 $19,150 $21,550 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $27,900 $31,900 $35,900 $39,850 $43,050 $46,250 $49,450 $52,650
80% of Median $44,650 $51,000 $57,400 $63,750 $68,850 $73,950 $79,050 $84,150

Cities In Gwinnett County

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City Listings Served By
Lawrenceville 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lawrenceville are the Housing Authority of the City of Lawrenceville and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Buford 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Buford are the Housing Authority of the City of Buford and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Suwanee 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Suwanee is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Lilburn 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lilburn is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Snellville 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Snellville is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Norcross 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Norcross are the Housing Authority of the City of Norcross and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Loganville 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Loganville are the Housing Authority of Loganville and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Duluth 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Duluth is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Berkeley Lake 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Berkeley Lake is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Grayson 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grayson is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Mountain Park 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mountain Park is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Rest Haven 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rest Haven is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Dacula 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dacula is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Sugar Hill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sugar Hill is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.