. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Franklinton, North Carolina - Affordable Housing Online

Academy Village Apartments

207 Hawkins St
Franklinton, North Carolina
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Winston Place Apartments

120 Glenn St
Franklinton, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural
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There are 52 low-income apartments in Franklinton that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 50 low-income homes in Franklinton where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $322 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 3rd, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Franklinton, North Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Franklinton, North Carolina

Franklinton features 50 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 Franklinton, North Carolina

There are 52 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Franklinton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Franklinton, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Franklinton landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Franklinton.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Franklinton, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,271 and $1,553.

2023 Franklinton, 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
Franklinton, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $1,213 $1,250 $1,412 $1,733 $2,293
Franklinton, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $1,092 to $1,334 $1,125 to $1,375 $1,271 to $1,553 $1,560 to $1,906 $2,064 to $2,522

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Franklinton, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 102
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 50
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.68%
Average Renter Household Size 2.99
Average Household Size 2.64
Median Household Income $31,811 ±$6,588
Median Rent $714 ±$81
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 60.92% ± 15.06pp
Total Population 2,319

Population and Household Demographics

Franklinton is a city in Franklin County, North Carolina with a population of 2,319. There are 877 households in the city with an average household size of 2.64 persons. 39.68% of households in Franklinton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Franklinton

The median gross income for households in Franklinton is $31,811 a year, or $2,651 a month. The median rent for the city is $714 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Franklinton, a household making less than $2,380 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 60.92% of households who rent are overburdened in Franklinton.

Area Median Income In Franklinton

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 Franklinton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Franklin County.

In Franklinton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $117,000

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 Franklinton

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 Franklinton

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Franklinton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$23,800 $27,200 $30,600 $34,000 $36,750 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Franklinton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$39,700 $45,350 $51,000 $56,650 $61,200 $65,750 $70,250 $74,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Franklinton AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$63,500 $72,550 $81,600 $90,650 $97,950 $105,200 $112,450 $119,700