Affordable Housing In Peach County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 450 income based apartments in Peach County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 442 affordable apartments in Peach County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Peach County, Georgia

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

Vallihi Historic

523 Vineville Street
Fort Valley, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Minimum Income Requirement
55+
Affordable

Reserve at Hampton

3460 Hwy 341
Fort Valley, Georgia
$378-525
1-3 BR
Affordable

Magnolia Terrace I & II

714 Green Street
Fort Valley, Georgia
$293-775
1-3 BR
Affordable

Indian Oaks

1103 E Church St
Fort Valley, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Lakeview Apartments

1105 Edward Street
Fort Valley, Georgia
Rent Assisted

College Square Apartments

1207 Edward St
Fort Valley, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Windsor Court

1201 Orange St
Fort Valley, Georgia
Affordable

Westside Villas

108 Brooks Blvd
Fort Valley, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Marvin Gardens

301 Edward Ct
Fort Valley, Georgia
Affordable

Marvin Gardens II

101 Atlantic Ave
Fort Valley, Georgia
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Peach County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Peach County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Fort Valley, GA Affordable Housing programs support 14 apartment communities in Fort Valley.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Peach 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 Peach County.

Peach County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Peach County, Georgia

Peach County features 450 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 Peach County, Georgia

There are 442 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Peach County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Peach County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Peach County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $794 and $970.

2023 Peach 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
Peach County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $590 $670 $882 $1,121 $1,234
Peach County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $531 to $649 $603 to $737 $794 to $970 $1,009 to $1,233 $1,111 to $1,357

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Peach County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 892
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 450
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.49%
Average Renter Household Size 2.42
Average Household Size 2.50
Median Household Income $41,588 ±$2,893
Median Rent $687 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.28% ± 8.35pp
Total Population 27,086

Population and Household Demographics

Peach County is a county in Georgia with a population of 27,086. There are 9,941 households in the county with an average household size of 2.50 persons. 34.49% of households in Peach County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Peach County

The median gross income for households in Peach County is $41,588 a year, or $3,466 a month. The median rent for the county is $687 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Peach County, a household making less than $2,290 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.28% of households who rent are overburdened in Peach County.

Area Median Income In Peach 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 Peach County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,700

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 Peach 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 Peach County

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