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Homerville, Georgia
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Brookwood Apartments

480 Sweat St
Homerville, Georgia
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Homerville, Georgia

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There are 0 low-income apartments in Homerville that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 193 low-income homes in Homerville where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 5th, 2021. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Homerville, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Valdosta Housing Authority Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Homerville Public Housing
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 Homerville.

Homerville, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Homerville, Georgia

Homerville features 193 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 Homerville, Georgia

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Homerville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Homerville, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Homerville landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Homerville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Homerville, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $695 and $849.

2023 Homerville, 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
Homerville, Georgia Fair Market Rent $602 $606 $772 $1,097 $1,123
Homerville, Georgia Payment Standard Range $542 to $662 $545 to $667 $695 to $849 $987 to $1,207 $1,011 to $1,235

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Homerville, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 193
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 193
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 49.11%
Average Renter Household Size 2.55
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $18,083 ±$5,367
Median Rent $465 ±$188
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34.74% ± 15.78pp
Total Population 2,494

Population and Household Demographics

Homerville is a city in Clinch County, Georgia with a population of 2,494. There are 1,014 households in the city with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 49.11% of households in Homerville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Homerville

The median gross income for households in Homerville is $18,083 a year, or $1,507 a month. The median rent for the city is $465 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Homerville, a household making less than $1,550 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.74% of households who rent are overburdened in Homerville.

Area Median Income In Homerville

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Homerville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Clinch County.

In Homerville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,100

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 Homerville

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 Homerville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Homerville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,100 $37,700 $40,300 $42,900
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Homerville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,500 $35,100 $37,700 $40,300 $42,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Homerville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,400 $41,600 $46,800 $52,000 $56,200 $60,350 $64,500 $68,650