Affordable Housing In Houston County
Georgia

27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Houston County

Pines at Westdale

1127 S Houston Lake Rd
Warner Robins, GA
$553-764
1-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Ashton Landing Apartments

1701 Macon Road
Perry, GA
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Kings Villas Apartments

1980 Kings Chapel Road
Perry, GA
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Oliver Place Apartments

530 Gray Road
Perry, GA
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Smith Heights Apartments

615 Smith Dr
Perry, GA
Subsidized

Randall Heights Apartments

306 Elberta Rd
Warner Robins, GA
Subsidized

Pacific Park Apartments

1205 Leverett Rd
Warner Robins, GA
HCV Welcome

Falcon Park Apartments

451 Myrtle St
Warner Robins, GA
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Springfield Gardens Apartments

120 Malachi Dr
Warner Robins, GA
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Perimeter Circle Housing

822 Perimeter Rd
Perry, GA

Housing Authorities that serve Houston County

Housing Authority Programs
Georgia Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Warner Robins Housing Authority Public Housing
Houston County Housing Authority Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Houston County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Perry Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Houston County, Georgia

There are 27 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,940 affordable apartments for rent in Houston County, Georgia. Houston County features 683 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 1,257 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Houston County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Houston County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 27
Total Low Income Apartments 1,940
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 683
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.71%
Average Renter Household Size 2.78
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $53,270 ±$2,008
Median Rent $850 ±$20
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.9% ± 3.84pp
Total Population 147,570

Population and Household Demographics

Houston County is a County in Georgia with a population of 147,570. There are 53,771 households in the county with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 34.71% of households in Houston County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Houston County

The median gross income for households in Houston County is $53,270 a year, or $4,439 a month. The median rent for the county is $850 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Houston County, a household making less than $2,833 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.9% of households who rent are overburdened in Houston County.1

Area Median Income In Houston 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 Houston County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,300

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 Houston 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 Houston County HUD Rental Assistance in Houston County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,500 $17,700 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $25,800 $29,500 $33,200 $36,850 $39,800 $42,750 $45,700 $48,650
80% of Median $41,300 $47,200 $53,100 $58,950 $63,700 $68,400 $73,100 $77,850
Fair Market Rents in Houston County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$687 $786 $895 $1,150 $1,471

Cities In Houston County

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City Listings Served By
Warner Robins 16 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Warner Robins are the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Warner Robins Housing Authority and Houston County Housing Authority.
Perry 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Perry are the Housing Authority of the City of Perry, Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Warner Robins Housing Authority and Houston County Housing Authority.
Byron 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Byron are the Housing Authority of the City of Byron, Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Warner Robins Housing Authority and Houston County Housing Authority.
Robins AFB 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Robins AFB are the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Warner Robins Housing Authority and Houston County Housing Authority.
Centerville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Centerville are the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Warner Robins Housing Authority and Houston County Housing Authority.