Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Randolph County, GA

Discover affordable housing in Randolph County where there are 10+ 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.

Vintage Crossing

68 East Church Street, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840

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Howell Mill Apartments

360 HOWELL MILL Rd, Cuthbert, Georgia 31840

Hooks Plantation Apartments

213 Bright St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840


2688 Calhoun St, Shellman, Georgia 39886

Southwood Village

Howell Mill Rd, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840

Southwood Apartments

RR 1 Box 767, Shellman, Georgia 39886

South Woods Apartments

Highway 415, Shellman, Georgia 31786

Howell Mill Rd Apts

360 Howell Mill Rd, Cuthbert, Georgia

Henderson Hms

208 E Lawrence St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840

Swga Millennium Center

Hwy 82 E, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Randolph County, 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
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
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 Randolph County, Georgia
$9.51 (+131%) more than Georgia minimum wage and $9.51 (+131%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
Learn More About Randolph County, Georgia Affordable Housing ↓

What HUD offices serve Randolph 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.

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 Randolph County, Georgia.

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

How many renters live in Randolph County, Georgia?

The County of Randolph County has 6,365 people living in 2,553 households.

There are 3,178 renters living in 1,325 renter households in this County. Renters make up 49.93 percent of the population living in Randolph County.

What is the rental market like in Randolph County, Georgia?

There are an estimated 3,493 housing units in the Randolph County area. Of these, 1,406 units are rental homes, making up 40 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Randolph County, Georgia, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Randolph County?

The rental vacancy rate in Randolph County 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 Randolph County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Randolph County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 499 168 587 34
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Randolph County

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

How many renter households in Randolph County are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 41 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 15 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Randolph County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $680 to $1,179. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $680
One BR $685
Two BR $885
Three BR $1,070
Four BR $1,179
2024 Fair Market Rents in Randolph County, Georgia

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Randolph County?

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 438 88 percent
Two BR 77 46 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Randolph County, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Randolph County?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Public Housing 142
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 52
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 18
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 95
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Randolph County, Georgia

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

Income Based Apartments in Randolph County, Georgia

Randolph County features 321 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 Randolph County, Georgia

There are 73 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Randolph County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Randolph County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Randolph County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $100 towards rent in Randolph County.

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.