Affordable Housing In Taylor County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 53 income based apartments in Taylor County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 57 affordable apartments in Taylor County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Taylor County, Georgia

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

Forest Pointe Apartments

18 Forest Pointe #26
Butler, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Cottage Lane Apartments

Georgia Hwy 96
Butler, Georgia
Affordable

Water Oaks

25 S Lashley St
Reynolds, Georgia
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Forest Point Apartments

Rr 2 Box 520
Butler, Georgia
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Taylor County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Taylor County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Butler, GA Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Butler.
Affordable Housing In Reynolds, GA Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Reynolds.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Taylor 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 Taylor County.

Taylor County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Taylor County, Georgia

Taylor County features 53 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 Taylor County, Georgia

There are 57 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Taylor County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Taylor County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Taylor County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Taylor County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Taylor County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $695 and $849.

2023 Taylor 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
Taylor County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $516 $606 $772 $964 $1,127
Taylor County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $464 to $568 $545 to $667 $695 to $849 $868 to $1,060 $1,014 to $1,240

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Taylor County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 110
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 53
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.75%
Average Renter Household Size 2.62
Average Household Size 2.39
Median Household Income $28,143 ±$4,305
Median Rent $566 ±$53
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.11% ± 7.99pp
Total Population 8,401

Population and Household Demographics

Taylor County is a county in Georgia with a population of 8,401. There are 3,405 households in the county with an average household size of 2.39 persons. 29.75% of households in Taylor County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Taylor County

The median gross income for households in Taylor County is $28,143 a year, or $2,345 a month. The median rent for the county is $566 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Taylor County, a household making less than $1,887 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Taylor County.

Area Median Income In Taylor 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 Taylor County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $49,200

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 Taylor 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 Taylor County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Taylor County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Taylor County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,500 $24,600 $27,650 $30,700 $33,200 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Taylor County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,400 $39,300 $44,200 $49,100 $53,050 $57,000 $60,900 $64,850