Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Jones County, NC

Discover affordable housing in Jones County where there are 14+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Longview Apartments

101 Longview Dr, Maysville, North Carolina 28555

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payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Trenton Apartments

111 Magnolia Ln, Trenton, North Carolina 28585

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payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers

Trent River Apartments

600 Iris Ln, Trenton, North Carolina 28585

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real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

706 Williams St

706 Williams St, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 2
payment $675/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

905 Macon St

905 Macon St, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 1
payment $650/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

1102 Ferndale Ln

1102 Ferndale Ln, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 3
payment $1150/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

1012 W Lenoir Ave

1012 W Lenoir Ave, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 2
payment $800/mo.

501 Fields St

501 Fields St, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 1
payment $600/mo.

704 E Washington Ave

704 E Washington Ave, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 2
payment $600/mo.

505 W Washington Ave

505 W Washington Ave, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 1
payment $400/mo.

627 Greenmead Dr

627 Greenmead Dr, Kinston, North Carolina 28501

bed 3
payment $900/mo.

Cedarwood

334 Oliver St, Pollocksville, North Carolina 28573

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accessibility Accessible

Mays Landing Apartments

602 Mattocks Ave, Maysville, North Carolina 28555

payment Subsidized

Arc Hds Jones County Group Home

2280 Oak Grove Rd, Trenton, North Carolina 28585

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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Jones County, North Carolina

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
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Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Colleen Carter

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Jones County, North Carolina
$16.21/hour
$8.96 (+124%) more than North Carolina minimum wage and $8.96 (+124%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Jones County, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Jones County, North Carolina.

Go to the North Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Jones County.

How many renters live in Jones County, North Carolina?

The County of Jones County has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this County. Renters make up 22.11 percent of the population living in Jones County.

What is the rental market like in Jones County, North Carolina?

There are an estimated housing units in the Jones County area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Jones County, North Carolina, there are 1.1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Jones County?

The rental vacancy rate in Jones County is 9 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Jones County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Jones County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
41 39 337 404 85
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Jones County

A large number of apartments in Jones County have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Jones County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $670 to $1,230. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $670
One BR $674
Two BR $856
Three BR $1,206
Four BR $1,230
2024 Fair Market Rents in Jones County, North Carolina

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Jones County?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 36 88 percent
One BR 31 79 percent
Two BR 262 78 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Jones County, North Carolina

How many affordable rental units are in Jones County?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Jones County, North Carolina including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Jones County, North Carolina

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Jones County, North Carolina

Jones County features 95 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 Jones County, North Carolina

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jones County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jones County, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Jones County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Jones County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Jones County, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $770 and $942.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.