Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Lumber City, GA

Discover affordable housing in Lumber City where there are 3+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Village Square Apartments

70 Erie St, Lumber City, Georgia 31549

Jt Village Square Lp

10 Erie St, Lumber City, Georgia 31549

10 Main St

10 Main St, Lumber City, Georgia 31549

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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Lumber City, Georgia

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Lumber City, Georgia
$16.76/hour
$9.51 (+131%) more than Georgia minimum wage and $9.51 (+131%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Lumber City, 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.

Operates the Public Housing programs for Lumber City, Georgia.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Homeownership Voucher, Family Self-Sufficiency, Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) programs for Lumber City, Georgia.

Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Lumber City.

How many renters live in Lumber City, Georgia?

The City of Lumber City has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 47.47 percent of the population living in Lumber City.

What is the rental market like in Lumber City, Georgia?

There are an estimated housing units in the Lumber City area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Lumber City, Georgia, there are 1.04 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Lumber City?

The rental vacancy rate in Lumber City is 4 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Lumber City for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Lumber City
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 5 59 61 16
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Lumber City

A large number of apartments in Lumber City have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Lumber City

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $693 to $1,179. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $693
One BR $697
Two BR $885
Three BR $1,115
Four BR $1,179
2024 Fair Market Rents in Lumber City, Georgia

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Lumber City?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
One BR 5 100 percent
Two BR 41 69 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Lumber City, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Lumber City?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Lumber City, Georgia including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Lumber City, Georgia

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Lumber City, Georgia

Lumber City features 103 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 Lumber City, Georgia

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lumber City, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lumber City, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $797 and $974.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.