Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Henry County, GA

Discover affordable housing in Henry County where there are 217+ 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.

Greystone Manor Apartments

100 Greystone Drive, Mcdonough, Georgia 30252

bed 1-3
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Brookshire Apartments

23 Brookshire Circle, Mcdonough, Georgia 30253

bed 1-2
elderly Senior

Bear Creek Village

2165 Talmadge Rd., Hampton, Georgia 30228

bed 1-2
payment $625-696/mo.

Havenwood Grove Senior

550 Indian Creek Rd., Locust Grove, Georgia 30248

bed 1-2
payment $722-822/mo.

Red Oak Village

770 Rock Quarry Rd, Stockbridge, Georgia 30281

bed 1-2

1805 Neighborhood Walk

1805 Neighborhood Walk, McDonough, Georgia 30252

bed 3
payment $1875/mo.

1064 Field View Drive McDonough GA

1064 Field View Dr, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 4
payment $2399/mo.

340 Grover Turner Way

340 Grover Turner Way, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 4
payment $2100/mo.

406 Pamela Ct, MCDonough, GA 30252

406 Pamela Ct, McDonough, Georgia 30252

bed 4
payment $2255/mo.

101 MAGNAVIEW DR, MCDONOUGH, GA 30253

101 Magnaview Dr, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 4
payment $2350/mo.

1138 Dunaway Dr, McDonough, GA 30253

1138 Dunaway Dr, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 3
payment $1735/mo.

45 Wake Rd, McDonough, GA 30253

45 Wake Rd, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 3
payment $1755/mo.

101 Magnaview Dr

101 Magnaview Dr, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 4
payment $2400/mo.

1017 Crown River Pkwy

1017 Crown River Pkwy, McDonough, Georgia 30252

bed 4
payment $2320/mo.

324 Regal Way E

324 Regal Way E, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 3
payment $2095/mo.

5050 Tussahaw Crossing

5050 Tussahaw Crossing, McDonough, Georgia 30252

bed 4
payment $1670/mo.

301 Lyman Ct, McDonough, GA 30252

301 Lyman Ct, McDonough, Georgia 30252

bed 4
payment $2300/mo.

532 Gables Ct

532 Gables Ct, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 4
payment $2160/mo.

812 Kohl Dr

812 Kohl Dr, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 5
payment $2555/mo.

937 Parkside Pl Ave

937 Parkside Pl Ave, McDonough, Georgia 30253

bed 5
payment $2250/mo.

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Henry County, 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 Henry County, 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 Henry 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency, Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) programs for Henry County, Georgia.

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

How many renters live in Henry County, Georgia?

The County of Henry County has 248,364 people living in 86,344 households.

There are 58,543 renters living in 21,252 renter households in this County. Renters make up 23.57 percent of the population living in Henry County.

What is the rental market like in Henry County, Georgia?

There are an estimated 87,142 housing units in the Henry County area. Of these, 24,419 units are rental homes, making up 28 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Henry County, Georgia, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Henry County?

The rental vacancy rate in Henry County is 6 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Henry County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Henry County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
325 2,874 6,791 8,788 2,982
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Henry County

A large number of apartments in Henry County have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Henry County are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 48 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 20 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Henry County

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 Henry County, Georgia

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

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 259 80 percent
One BR 2,233 78 percent
Two BR 5,129 76 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Henry County, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Henry County?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 452
Public Housing 143
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 1
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 46
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Henry County, Georgia

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

Income Based Apartments in Henry County, Georgia

Henry County features 143 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 Henry County, Georgia

There are 863 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Henry County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Henry County, Georgia

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

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.