Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Stockbridge, GA

Discover affordable housing in Stockbridge where there are 2+ 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.

Red Oak Village

770 Rock Quarry Rd, Stockbridge, Georgia 30281

Ashley Woods Apartments

1050 Rock Quarry Rd, Stockbridge, Georgia 30281

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Stockbridge, Georgia
$27.67 (+382%) more than Georgia minimum wage and $27.67 (+382%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Stockbridge, 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 Stockbridge, Georgia.

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

How many renters live in Stockbridge, Georgia?

The City of Stockbridge has 28,858 people living in 11,280 households.

There are 13,251 renters living in 5,716 renter households in this City. Renters make up 45.92 percent of the population living in Stockbridge.

What is the rental market like in Stockbridge, Georgia?

There are an estimated 11,768 housing units in the Stockbridge area. Of these, 6,151 units are rental homes, making up 52 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Stockbridge, Georgia, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Stockbridge?

The rental vacancy rate in Stockbridge is 7 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Stockbridge for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Stockbridge
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
164 781 2,855 1,287 505
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Stockbridge

A large number of apartments in Stockbridge 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 Stockbridge are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 45 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 19 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 Stockbridge

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,599 to $2,707. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,599
One BR $1,643
Two BR $1,844
Three BR $2,230
Four BR $2,707
2024 Fair Market Rents in Stockbridge, Georgia

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

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
Studio 164 100 percent
One BR 654 84 percent
Two BR 2,112 74 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Stockbridge, Georgia

How many affordable rental units are in Stockbridge?

Income Based Apartments in Stockbridge, Georgia

Stockbridge 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 Stockbridge, Georgia

There are 188 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Stockbridge.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Stockbridge, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Stockbridge landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Stockbridge.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Stockbridge, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,660 and $2,028.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.