Affordable Housing In Troup County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 812 income based apartments in Troup County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 547 affordable apartments in Troup County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Troup County, Georgia

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

Lucy Morgan

613 Borton St
Lagrange, Georgia
$390-739
1-4 BR
Rent Assisted

Ashton Court Apartments

125 Parker Place
Lagrange, Georgia
$525-575
1-2 BR
Affordable

Phoenix Landing Apartments

1200 Whitesville Rd
Lagrange, Georgia
Income Based
1-3 BR
55+
Affordable

Amberwood Apartments

815 North Greenwood St.
Lagrange, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

FOREST MILL APARTMENTS

1406 FOREST MILL LN
West Point, Georgia
1 BR
Affordable

STONY RIDGE APARTMENTS

108 LINCOLN ST
Hogansville, Georgia
1 BR

Wood Glen

64 North Cary Street
Lagrange, Georgia

Tall Pines Apartments

150 Turner St
Lagrange, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Dunson School Apartments

9 Barnard Ave
Lagrange, Georgia
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Lafayette Village

123 Old Airport Rd
Lagrange, Georgia
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Troup County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Troup County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Hogansville, GA Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Hogansville.
Affordable Housing In Lagrange, GA Affordable Housing programs support 13 apartment communities in Lagrange.
Affordable Housing In West Point, GA Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in West Point.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Troup 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 Troup County.

Troup County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Troup County, Georgia

Troup County features 812 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 Troup County, Georgia

There are 547 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Troup County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Troup County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Troup County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $839 and $1,025.

2023 Troup 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
Troup County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $703 $708 $932 $1,216 $1,323
Troup County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $633 to $773 $637 to $779 $839 to $1,025 $1,094 to $1,338 $1,191 to $1,455

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Troup County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 17
Total Low Income Apartments 1,415
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 812
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 42.12%
Average Renter Household Size 2.73
Average Household Size 2.73
Median Household Income $41,489 ±$1,789
Median Rent $770 ±$33
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.49% ± 3.95pp
Total Population 68,867

Population and Household Demographics

Troup County is a county in Georgia with a population of 68,867. There are 24,645 households in the county with an average household size of 2.73 persons. 42.12% of households in Troup County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Troup County

The median gross income for households in Troup County is $41,489 a year, or $3,457 a month. The median rent for the county is $770 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Troup County, a household making less than $2,567 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.49% of households who rent are overburdened in Troup County.

Area Median Income In Troup 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 Troup County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,900

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 Troup 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 Troup County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Troup County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,850 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $40,900 $43,500
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Troup County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,100 $26,400 $29,700 $32,950 $35,600 $38,250 $40,900 $43,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Troup County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,900 $42,200 $47,450 $52,700 $56,950 $61,150 $65,350 $69,600