Affordable Housing In Warren County
Georgia

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Warren County

Warrenton Housing Authority Scattered-Site Duplexes

101 Phelps Drive, Warrenton
Warrenton, Georgia

Freeman Street Apartments

119 Freeman St
Warrenton, Georgia
Subsidized

Amber Run of Warrenton

101 Amber Run Ct
Warrenton, Georgia

By-Pass Apartments

100 Legion Ct
Warrenton, Georgia

Oak Street Apartments

146 Short St
Warrenton, Georgia
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Warren 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Warren County, Georgia

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)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Warren County, Georgia

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 175 affordable apartments for rent in Warren County, Georgia.

Income Based Apartments in Warren County, Georgia

Warren County features 145 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 Warren County, Georgia

There are 30 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Warren County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Warren County, Georgia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Warren County, Georgia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $634 and $774.

2022 Warren 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
Warren County, Georgia Fair Market Rent $532 $535 $704 $954 $1,205
Warren County, Georgia Payment Standard Range $479 to $585 $482 to $589 $634 to $774 $859 to $1,049 $1,085 to $1,326

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Warren County, GA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 175
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 145
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.2%
Average Renter Household Size 2.79
Average Household Size 2.58
Median Household Income $29,176 ±$4,527
Median Rent $569 ±$85
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.11% ± 10.17pp
Total Population 5,561

Population and Household Demographics

Warren County is a county in Georgia with a population of 5,561. There are 2,125 households in the county with an average household size of 2.58 persons. 31.2% of households in Warren County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Warren County

The median gross income for households in Warren County is $29,176 a year, or $2,431 a month. The median rent for the county is $569 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Warren County, a household making less than $1,897 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Warren County.

Area Median Income In Warren 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 Warren County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $43,100

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 Warren 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 Warren County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Warren County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $29,650 $31,850 $34,050 $36,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Warren County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,250 $22,000 $24,750 $27,450 $29,650 $31,850 $34,050 $36,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Warren County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$30,750 $35,150 $39,550 $43,900 $47,450 $50,950 $54,450 $57,950

Cities In Warren County

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City Served By
Camak The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Camak is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Norwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Norwood is the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
Warrenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Warrenton are the Warrenton Housing Authority and Georgia Department of Community Affairs.