Affordable Housing In Walton County
Georgia

Affordable Housing programs support 392 income based apartments in Walton County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 449 affordable apartments in Walton County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Walton County, Georgia

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

MainStreet Walton Mill

698 S Broad Street
Monroe, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Market Rate
62+
Affordable

Alexander Crossing

100 Alexander Crossing
Loganville, Georgia
$900-1,000
2-3 BR
Affordable

Pine Ridge Villas Apartments

792-A Ridge Road
Monroe, Georgia
Income Based
1-2 BR

Highland Village

510 Plaza Trce
Monroe, Georgia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accessible
62+
Affordable

Walton Village

210 Baker St
Monroe, Georgia
Rent Assisted

Country Grove

684 Plaza Trce
Monroe, Georgia
Affordable

John B Wilson Homes

101 Winston Byrd Ln
Loganville, Georgia

Magnolia Terrace

308 Bryant Rd
Monroe, Georgia

Skyline Trace Apartments

600 Ridge Rd
Monroe, Georgia
Affordable

Camptowne Gardens Apartments

334 Towler St
Monroe, Georgia
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Walton County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Walton County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Loganville, GA Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Loganville.
Affordable Housing In Monroe, GA Affordable Housing programs support 10 apartment communities in Monroe.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Walton 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 Walton County.

Walton County, Georgia Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Walton County, Georgia

Walton County features 392 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 Walton County, Georgia

There are 449 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Walton County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Walton County, Georgia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Walton County landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Walton County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Walton County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,398 and $1,708.

2023 Walton 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
Walton County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $1,345 $1,375 $1,553 $1,890 $2,308
Walton County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $1,211 to $1,480 $1,238 to $1,513 $1,398 to $1,708 $1,701 to $2,079 $2,077 to $2,539

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Walton County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 841
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 392
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.84%
Average Renter Household Size 2.92
Average Household Size 2.88
Median Household Income $54,453 ±$2,150
Median Rent $845 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.69% ± 6.04pp
Total Population 86,201

Population and Household Demographics

Walton County is a county in Georgia with a population of 86,201. There are 29,667 households in the county with an average household size of 2.88 persons. 26.84% of households in Walton County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Walton County

The median gross income for households in Walton County is $54,453 a year, or $4,538 a month. The median rent for the county is $845 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Walton County, a household making less than $2,817 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.69% of households who rent are overburdened in Walton County.

Area Median Income In Walton 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 Walton County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,400

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 Walton 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 Walton County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Walton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,250 $23,150 $26,050 $28,900 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Walton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,750 $38,600 $43,400 $48,200 $52,100 $55,950 $59,800 $63,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Walton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$54,000 $61,700 $69,400 $77,100 $83,300 $89,450 $95,650 $101,800