Affordable Housing In Hall County
17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hall County
Housing Authorities that serve Hall County
|Georgia Department of Community Affairs||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Other Housing Authorities located in Hall County
|Gainesville Housing Authority||Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Hall County, Georgia
There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,074 affordable apartments for rent in Hall County, Georgia.
Income Based Apartments in Hall County, Georgia
Hall County features 718 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 Hall County, Georgia
There are 1,356 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hall County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Hall County, Georgia
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hall County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Hall County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Hall County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||17|
|Total Low Income Apartments||2,074|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||718|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||33.16%|
|Average Renter Household Size||3.08|
|Average Household Size||3.00|
|Median Household Income||$51,202 ±$1,016|
|Median Rent||$858 ±$20|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||45.77% ± 2.9pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Hall County is a County in Georgia with a population of 187,916. There are 61,992 households in the county with an average household size of 3.00 persons. 33.16% of households in Hall County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Hall County
The median gross income for households in Hall County is $51,202 a year, or $4,267 a month. The median rent for the county is $858 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hall County, a household making less than $2,860 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.77% of households who rent are overburdened in Hall County.1
Area Median Income In Hall 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 Hall County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,800
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 Hall 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 Hall County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$14,050||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$23,400||$26,750||$30,100||$33,400||$36,100||$38,750||$41,450||$44,100|
|80% of Median||$37,450||$42,800||$48,150||$53,450||$57,750||$62,050||$66,300||$70,600|
Cities In Hall County
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|Gainesville||16||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gainesville are the Gainesville Housing Authority and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Flowery Branch||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Flowery Branch is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Oakwood||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oakwood is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|
|Clermont||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clermont is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.|