Affordable Housing In Montgomery County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 317 income based apartments in Montgomery County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 316 affordable apartments in Montgomery County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Montgomery County, Georgia

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

Pecan Pointe Apartments

450 South Railroad Ave
Mount Vernon, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

The Chateau

706 Loop Rd
Vidalia, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Affordable

Faith Crossing

123 Agan Drive
Vidalia, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
55+
Affordable

Forest Glen Village

1805 Edwina Dr
Vidalia, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted
Accessible
62+

Raymonia Apartments

1208 Easter Dr
Vidalia, Georgia
Rent Assisted

The Grove Apartments

303 Jerriel St.
Vidalia, Georgia
Affordable

Vidalia Village Apartments

410 Randolph Drive
Vidalia, Georgia
Affordable

Mount Vernon

222 Underwood Dr
Uvalda, Georgia

The Chateau Apartments

401 Durden St
Vidalia, Georgia
Affordable

Royalwood II Apartments

500 S Railroad Ave
Mount Vernon, Georgia
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Montgomery County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Montgomery County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Mount Vernon, GA Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Mount Vernon.
Affordable Housing In Uvalda, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Uvalda.
Affordable Housing In Vidalia, GA Affordable Housing programs support 9 apartment communities in Vidalia.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Montgomery 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 Montgomery County.

Montgomery County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Montgomery County, Georgia

Montgomery County features 317 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 Montgomery County, Georgia

There are 316 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Montgomery County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Montgomery County, Georgia

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

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

2023 Montgomery 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
Montgomery County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $619 $623 $772 $1,097 $1,290
Montgomery County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $557 to $681 $561 to $685 $695 to $849 $987 to $1,207 $1,161 to $1,419

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Montgomery County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 633
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 317
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.55%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.62
Median Household Income $34,672 ±$2,095
Median Rent $558 ±$55
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.36% ± 9.44pp
Total Population 8,968

Population and Household Demographics

Montgomery County is a county in Georgia with a population of 8,968. There are 3,140 households in the county with an average household size of 2.62 persons. 29.55% of households in Montgomery County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Montgomery County

The median gross income for households in Montgomery County is $34,672 a year, or $2,889 a month. The median rent for the county is $558 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Montgomery County, a household making less than $1,860 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.36% of households who rent are overburdened in Montgomery County.

Area Median Income In Montgomery 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 Montgomery County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,600

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 Montgomery 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 Montgomery County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Montgomery County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Montgomery County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,500 $24,600 $27,650 $30,700 $33,200 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Montgomery County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,400 $39,300 $44,200 $49,100 $53,050 $57,000 $60,900 $64,850