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Oakdale Homes

10898 S College St
Clarkton, North Carolina
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Elm Tree Apartments

10759 S College St
Clarkton, North Carolina
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There are 0 low-income apartments in Clarkton that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 72 low-income homes in Clarkton where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on March 3rd, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Clarkton, North Carolina

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.

Housing Authority Programs
Clarkton Housing Authority Public Housing
Southeastern Community and Family Services Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Bladen Housing Authority -
Bladenboro Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the North Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Clarkton.

Clarkton, North Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Clarkton, North Carolina

Clarkton features 72 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 Clarkton, North Carolina

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clarkton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clarkton, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clarkton landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Clarkton.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clarkton, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $694 and $848.

2023 Clarkton, 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
Clarkton, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $617 $621 $771 $1,034 $1,223
Clarkton, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $555 to $679 $559 to $683 $694 to $848 $931 to $1,137 $1,101 to $1,345

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clarkton, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 72
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 72
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45%
Average Renter Household Size 2.19
Average Household Size 2.13
Median Household Income $22,031 ±$11,909
Median Rent $433 ±$167
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.3% ± 18.38pp
Total Population 671

Population and Household Demographics

Clarkton is a city in Bladen County, North Carolina with a population of 671. There are 300 households in the city with an average household size of 2.13 persons. 45% of households in Clarkton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clarkton

The median gross income for households in Clarkton is $22,031 a year, or $1,836 a month. The median rent for the city is $433 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clarkton, a household making less than $1,443 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.3% of households who rent are overburdened in Clarkton.

Area Median Income In Clarkton

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Clarkton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Bladen County.

In Clarkton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $60,100

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 Clarkton

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 Clarkton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clarkton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,150 $42,950 $45,700
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clarkton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,250 $27,700 $31,150 $34,600 $37,400 $40,150 $42,950 $45,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clarkton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,750 $44,300 $49,850 $55,350 $59,800 $64,250 $68,650 $73,100