Ludowici, Georgia Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Ludowici where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 111 affordable apartments in Ludowici that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Ludowici, Georgia

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

Twin Oaks Apartments

200 Twin Oaks
Ludowici, Georgia
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Sandalwood Terrace

23 NW 4th St
Ludowici, Georgia

Sams Twin Oaks

158 Twin Oaks Dr SE Apt 200
Ludowici, Georgia
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Public Housing Agencies Serving Ludowici, 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 Ludowici.

Ludowici, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Ludowici, Georgia

Ludowici features 0 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 Ludowici, Georgia

There are 111 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ludowici.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ludowici, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ludowici, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $733 and $895.

2023 Ludowici, 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
Ludowici, Georgia Fair Market Rent $705 $721 $814 $1,150 $1,387
Ludowici, Georgia Payment Standard Range $635 to $776 $649 to $793 $733 to $895 $1,035 to $1,265 $1,248 to $1,526

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Ludowici, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 111
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 57.74%
Average Renter Household Size 2.41
Average Household Size 3.21
Median Household Income $37,250 ±$6,490
Median Rent $537 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.91% ± 13.69pp
Total Population 2,343

Population and Household Demographics

Ludowici is a city in Long County, Georgia with a population of 2,343. There are 698 households in the city with an average household size of 3.21 persons. 57.74% of households in Ludowici are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ludowici

The median gross income for households in Ludowici is $37,250 a year, or $3,104 a month. The median rent for the city is $537 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ludowici, a household making less than $1,790 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.91% of households who rent are overburdened in Ludowici.

Area Median Income In Ludowici

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 Ludowici, the AMI is calculated from all households within Long County.

In Ludowici, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,100

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 Ludowici

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 Ludowici

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Ludowici AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,700 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $40,400 $43,000
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Ludowici AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,800 $26,050 $29,300 $32,550 $35,200 $37,800 $40,400 $43,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Ludowici AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,500 $41,700 $46,900 $52,100 $56,300 $60,450 $64,650 $68,800