Huntersville, North Carolina Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 89 income based apartments in Huntersville where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 224 affordable apartments in Huntersville that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Huntersville, North Carolina

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Huntersville. Go to the North Carolina Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Huntersville.

Bellamoor at the Park

16515 Old Statesville Road
Huntersville, North Carolina
$790-865
1-2 BR
Affordable

White Hill Apartments

300 Huntersville Concord Rd
Huntersville, North Carolina
Call For Rent
Studio-4 BR
Rent Assisted

Deer Hill

14908 Statesville Rd
Huntersville, North Carolina
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Rent Assisted

Western North Carolina Comm. Apartments 1

9800 Kincey Ave
Huntersville, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Parkview Apartments

221 Commerce Centre Dr
Huntersville, North Carolina
Affordable
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Affordable Housing Near Huntersville

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City Apartments
Charlotte, NC Affordable Housing programs support 206 apartment communities in Charlotte.
Cornelius, NC Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Cornelius.
Pineville, NC Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Pineville.

Huntersville, North Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Huntersville, North Carolina

Huntersville features 89 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 Huntersville, North Carolina

There are 224 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Huntersville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Huntersville, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Huntersville landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Huntersville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Huntersville, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,200 and $1,466.

2023 Huntersville, 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
Huntersville, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $1,154 $1,180 $1,333 $1,691 $2,183
Huntersville, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $1,039 to $1,269 $1,062 to $1,298 $1,200 to $1,466 $1,522 to $1,860 $1,965 to $2,401

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Huntersville, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 313
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 89
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.37%
Average Renter Household Size 2.48
Average Household Size 2.78
Median Household Income $90,253 ±$4,300
Median Rent $1,119 ±$54
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.67% ± 5.65pp
Total Population 50,433

Population and Household Demographics

Huntersville is a city in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina with a population of 50,433. There are 18,059 households in the city with an average household size of 2.78 persons. 24.37% of households in Huntersville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Huntersville

The median gross income for households in Huntersville is $90,253 a year, or $7,521 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,119 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Huntersville, a household making less than $3,730 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Huntersville.

Area Median Income In Huntersville

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 Huntersville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Mecklenburg County.

In Huntersville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,300

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 Huntersville

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 Huntersville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Huntersville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,800 $22,600 $25,450 $28,250 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Huntersville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Huntersville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,750 $60,300 $67,850 $75,350 $81,400 $87,450 $93,450 $99,500