Affordable Housing In Payne
Bibb County, Georgia

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

There are 0 affordable apartments in Payne that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Payne, Georgia

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

Affordable Housing Near Payne

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Macon, GA Affordable Housing programs support 63 apartment communities in Macon.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Payne, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Macon Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
Go to the Georgia Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Payne.

Payne, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Payne, Georgia

Payne 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 Payne, Georgia

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Payne, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Payne, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $872 and $1,066.

2023 Payne, 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
Payne, Georgia Fair Market Rent $719 $838 $969 $1,207 $1,302
Payne, Georgia Payment Standard Range $647 to $791 $754 to $922 $872 to $1,066 $1,086 to $1,328 $1,172 to $1,432

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Payne, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 91.86%
Average Renter Household Size 2.54
Average Household Size 2.42
Median Household Income $18,864 ±$3,854
Median Rent $613 ±$231
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 73.42% ± 22.91pp
Total Population 208

Population and Household Demographics

Payne is a city in Bibb County, Georgia with a population of 208. There are 86 households in the city with an average household size of 2.42 persons. 91.86% of households in Payne are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Payne

The median gross income for households in Payne is $18,864 a year, or $1,572 a month. The median rent for the city is $613 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Payne, a household making less than $2,043 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 73.42% of households who rent are overburdened in Payne.

Area Median Income In Payne

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 Payne, the AMI is calculated from all households within Bibb County.

In Payne, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,500

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 Payne

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 Payne

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Payne AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $36,800 $39,350 $41,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Payne AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,200 $25,400 $28,550 $31,700 $34,250 $36,800 $39,350 $41,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Payne AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,500 $40,600 $45,650 $50,700 $54,800 $58,850 $62,900 $66,950