Affordable Housing In Halifax County
North Carolina

35 Low Income Apartment Communities In Halifax County

Chapel Ridge Manor

264 Jesslyns Dr #100
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
$283-475
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers
55+

Enfield Pointe

191 Daniels Bridge Rd
Enfield, North Carolina
$412-645
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Chapel Ridge Apartments

301 Jesslyns Dr
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
$460-539
2-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Fairfield Family Apartments

100 NC Highway 125, 134
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
Income Based
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Fair Meadows Apartments

100 NC Hwy
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Windchase Apartments

701 E Littleton Rd
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Old Farm Apartments

115 Clearfield Drive
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Oakland Village Apartments

215 Oak Street Extension
Littleton, North Carolina
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers
Accessible
62+

Quankey Hills

161 E Pittsylviania Street
Halifax, North Carolina
Subsidized

Mosby Forest Apartments

129 Mosby Forest Lane Ln # 101
Littleton, North Carolina
Subsidized
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Halifax County

Housing Authority Programs
Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc. Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
North Carolina Commission of Indian Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Other Housing Authorities located in Halifax County

Housing Authority Programs
Roanoke Rapids Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Halifax County, North Carolina

There are 35 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,444 affordable apartments for rent in Halifax County, North Carolina.

Income Based Apartments in Halifax County, North Carolina

Halifax County features 990 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 Halifax County, North Carolina

There are 454 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Halifax County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Halifax County, North Carolina

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Halifax County, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 35
Total Low Income Apartments 1,444
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 990
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.42
Median Household Income $32,245 ±$1,409
Median Rent $662 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.01% ± 4.25pp
Total Population 53,407

Population and Household Demographics

Halifax County is a County in North Carolina with a population of 53,407. There are 21,468 households in the county with an average household size of 2.42 persons. 37% of households in Halifax County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Halifax County

The median gross income for households in Halifax County is $32,245 a year, or $2,687 a month. The median rent for the county is $662 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Halifax County, a household making less than $2,207 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Halifax County.1

Area Median Income In Halifax 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 Halifax County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $44,300

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 Halifax 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 Halifax County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $29,850 $32,050 $34,250 $36,450
50% of Median $19,350 $22,100 $24,850 $27,600 $29,850 $32,050 $34,250 $36,450
80% of Median $30,950 $35,350 $39,750 $44,150 $47,700 $51,250 $54,750 $58,300

Cities In Halifax County

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City Listings Served By
Roanoke Rapids 17 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roanoke Rapids is the Roanoke Rapids Housing Authority.
Littleton 5
Scotland Neck 4
Enfield 5
Halifax 1
Roanoke Rapid 1
Hollister 0
Hobgood 0
South Rosemary 0
South Weldon 0
Weldon 2