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Affordable Housing In Henry County
Georgia

12 Low Income Apartment Communities In Henry County

Red Oak Village

770 Rock Quarry Rd
Stockbridge, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

Brookshire Apartments

23 Brookshire Circle
Mcdonough, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Greystone Manor Apartments

100 Greystone Drive
Mcdonough, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Madison Heights

10911 Tara Boulevard
Hampton, Georgia

Sable Chase l & ll

102 Sable Chase Blvd
Mcdonough, Georgia

Hampton Court

100 S Hampton Rd
Hampton, Georgia

Timberchase Apartments

391 Old Griffin Rd
Mcdonough, Georgia

20 College St

20 College St
Hampton, Georgia

Ashley Woods Apartments

1050 Rock Quarry Rd
Stockbridge, Georgia

Shoal Creek Manor

500 Dewy Rose Ln
Locust Grove, Georgia

Housing Authorities that serve Henry County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Henry County, Georgia

There are 12 low income housing apartment communities offering 870 affordable apartments for rent in Henry County, Georgia.

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 727 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 $1,067 and $1,304.

2021 Henry 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
Fair Market Rent $1,016 $1,040 $1,185 $1,491 $1,823
Payment Standard Range $914 to $1,118 $936 to $1,144 $1,067 to $1,304 $1,342 to $1,640 $1,641 to $2,005

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Henry County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 870
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 143
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.1%
Average Renter Household Size 3.00
Average Household Size 3.00
Median Household Income $60,424 ±$1,382
Median Rent $1,056 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.27% ± 3.79pp
Total Population 211,512

Population and Household Demographics

Henry County is a county in Georgia with a population of 211,512. There are 70,281 households in the county with an average household size of 3.00 persons. 27.1% of households in Henry County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Henry County

The median gross income for households in Henry County is $60,424 a year, or $5,035 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,056 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Henry County, a household making less than $3,520 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.27% of households who rent are overburdened in Henry County.

Area Median Income In Henry 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 Henry County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $82,700

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 Henry 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 Henry County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $17,400 $19,850 $22,350 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $28,950 $33,100 $37,250 $41,350 $44,700 $48,000 $51,300 $54,600
80% of Median $46,350 $52,950 $59,550 $66,150 $71,450 $76,750 $82,050 $87,350

Cities In Henry County

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City Served By
Hampton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hampton is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Heron Bay The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Heron Bay is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Locust Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Locust Grove is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Mcdonough The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mcdonough are the Georgia Department of Community Affairs and McDonough Housing Authority.
Stockbridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stockbridge is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.