Affordable Housing In Jasper County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 82 income based apartments in Jasper County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 10 affordable apartments in Jasper County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Jasper County, Georgia

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Jasper County. Go to the Georgia Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Jasper County.

Academy Village Apartments

203 Hillsboro St
Monticello, Georgia
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Sanders Ht Kelly Ln

6 Sanders Hts
Monticello, Georgia

Monticello Estates

285 147th St
Monticello, Georgia
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Affordable Housing In Jasper County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Jasper County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Monticello, GA Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Monticello.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Jasper 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.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
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 Jasper County.

Jasper County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Jasper County, Georgia

Jasper County features 82 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 Jasper County, Georgia

There are 10 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jasper County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jasper County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Jasper County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Jasper County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Jasper County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,398 and $1,708.

2023 Jasper 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
Jasper County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $1,345 $1,375 $1,553 $1,890 $2,308
Jasper County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $1,211 to $1,480 $1,238 to $1,513 $1,398 to $1,708 $1,701 to $2,079 $2,077 to $2,539

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Jasper County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 92
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 82
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.04%
Average Renter Household Size 2.66
Average Household Size 2.61
Median Household Income $42,368 ±$2,443
Median Rent $782 ±$51
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.01% ± 10.27pp
Total Population 13,593

Population and Household Demographics

Jasper County is a county in Georgia with a population of 13,593. There are 5,162 households in the county with an average household size of 2.61 persons. 27.04% of households in Jasper County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jasper County

The median gross income for households in Jasper County is $42,368 a year, or $3,531 a month. The median rent for the county is $782 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jasper County, a household making less than $2,607 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Jasper County.

Area Median Income In Jasper 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 Jasper County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,400

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 Jasper 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 Jasper County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Jasper County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,250 $23,150 $26,050 $28,900 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Jasper County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,750 $38,600 $43,400 $48,200 $52,100 $55,950 $59,800 $63,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Jasper County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$54,000 $61,700 $69,400 $77,100 $83,300 $89,450 $95,650 $101,800