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Affordable Housing In Bertie County
North Carolina


Waiting List Openings In Bertie County

Waiting ListStatus
Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc. Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bertie County

Windsor Oaks

Us Hwy 17 S
Windsor, North Carolina
Subsidized

Windsor Village

1104 N King St
Windsor, North Carolina

Arc Hds Bertie Co Gh

301 W Camden St
Windsor, North Carolina
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Sandpiper Square

100 Sandpiper Sq
Aulander, North Carolina
Subsidized

Mid - East Regional

104 Chestnut Ct
Aulander, North Carolina

Commerce Court

756 Commerce Court
Aulander, North Carolina

Sandpiper Square Apartments

Main St
Aulander, North Carolina

Cashie Apartments

401 Sterlingworth St
Windsor, North Carolina
Subsidized

Chestnut Court

104 Chestnut Street
Aulander, North Carolina

Lewiston-Woodville

103 Robert Court
Lewiston Woodville, North Carolina
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Housing Authorities that serve Bertie County

Housing Authority Programs
Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc. Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Homeownership

Guide To Affordable Housing in Bertie County, North Carolina

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 387 affordable apartments for rent in Bertie County, North Carolina.

Income Based Apartments in Bertie County, North Carolina

Bertie County features 322 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 Bertie County, North Carolina

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bertie County, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Bertie County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Bertie County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bertie County, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $624 and $762.

2021 Bertie County, North Carolina 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
Bertie County, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $530 $533 $693 $883 $986
Bertie County, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $477 to $583 $480 to $586 $624 to $762 $795 to $971 $887 to $1,085

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bertie County, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 387
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 322
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.47%
Average Renter Household Size 2.47
Average Household Size 2.59
Median Household Income $30,027 ±$1,903
Median Rent $619 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.01% ± 7.03pp
Total Population 20,518

Population and Household Demographics

Bertie County is a county in North Carolina with a population of 20,518. There are 7,408 households in the county with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 26.47% of households in Bertie County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bertie County

The median gross income for households in Bertie County is $30,027 a year, or $2,502 a month. The median rent for the county is $619 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bertie County, a household making less than $2,063 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Bertie County.

Area Median Income In Bertie 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 Bertie County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $45,000

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 Bertie 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 Bertie County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Bertie County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $33,700 $36,050 $38,350
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Bertie County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$20,350 $23,250 $26,150 $29,050 $31,400 $33,700 $36,050 $38,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Bertie County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$32,550 $37,200 $41,850 $46,500 $50,250 $53,950 $57,700 $61,400

Cities In Bertie County

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City Served By
Askewville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Askewville is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Aulander The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Aulander is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Colerain The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Colerain is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Kelford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kelford is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Lewiston Woodville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lewiston Woodville is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Powellsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Powellsville is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Roxobel The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roxobel is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..
Windsor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Windsor is the Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc..