Affordable Housing In Paulding County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 302 income based apartments in Paulding County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 661 affordable apartments in Paulding County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Paulding County, Georgia

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

The Legacy at Walton Mill Apartments

5606 Wendy Bagwell Pkwy
Hiram, Georgia
Income Based
1-2 BR
55+
Rent Assisted

Ten68 West

1068 Merchants Dr
Dallas, Georgia
Call For Rent
3 BR
Affordable

Dallas Manor

350 Paulding Ln
Dallas, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Creekstone Phase II

1390 Merchants Dr
Dallas, Georgia
Affordable

Creekstone Apartments

1300 Merchants Dr
Dallas, Georgia
Affordable

Magnolia Creste Apartments

201 Butler Industrial Dr
Dallas, Georgia
Affordable

Campbell Creek

351 W Memorial Dr
Dallas, Georgia
Affordable

Paulding Ln Hms S Street

353 Academy Dr
Dallas, Georgia

The Legacy at Dallas

568 Mount Moriah Rd
Dallas, Georgia
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Paulding County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Paulding County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Dallas, GA Affordable Housing programs support 8 apartment communities in Dallas.
Affordable Housing In Hiram, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Hiram.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Paulding 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 Paulding County.

Paulding County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Paulding County, Georgia

Paulding County features 302 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 Paulding County, Georgia

There are 661 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Paulding County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Paulding County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Paulding County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Paulding County.

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

2023 Paulding 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
Paulding County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $1,345 $1,375 $1,553 $1,890 $2,308
Paulding 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.

Paulding County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 963
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 302
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.97%
Average Renter Household Size 2.98
Average Household Size 2.99
Median Household Income $60,109 ±$1,783
Median Rent $1,018 ±$40
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.09% ± 6.16pp
Total Population 147,400

Population and Household Demographics

Paulding County is a county in Georgia with a population of 147,400. There are 49,110 households in the county with an average household size of 2.99 persons. 20.97% of households in Paulding County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Paulding County

The median gross income for households in Paulding County is $60,109 a year, or $5,009 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,018 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Paulding County, a household making less than $3,393 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.09% of households who rent are overburdened in Paulding County.

Area Median Income In Paulding 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 Paulding 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 Paulding 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 Paulding County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Paulding 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 Paulding 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 Paulding 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