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Westview Apartments

427 West Allenton Street
Mount Gilead, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural
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There are 36 low-income apartments in Mount Gilead that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 0 low-income homes in Mount Gilead where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $429 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Mount Gilead, 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.

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

Mount Gilead, North Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Mount Gilead, North Carolina

Mount Gilead features 0 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 Mount Gilead, North Carolina

There are 36 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mount Gilead.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mount Gilead, North Carolina

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

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

2023 Mount Gilead, 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
Mount Gilead, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $607 $611 $771 $960 $1,173
Mount Gilead, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $546 to $668 $550 to $672 $694 to $848 $864 to $1,056 $1,056 to $1,290

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Mount Gilead, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 36
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.98%
Average Renter Household Size 3.19
Average Household Size 2.77
Median Household Income $32,273 ±$5,598
Median Rent $655 ±$57
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.18% ± 19.92pp
Total Population 1,282

Population and Household Demographics

Mount Gilead is a city in Montgomery County, North Carolina with a population of 1,282. There are 458 households in the city with an average household size of 2.77 persons. 25.98% of households in Mount Gilead are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mount Gilead

The median gross income for households in Mount Gilead is $32,273 a year, or $2,689 a month. The median rent for the city is $655 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mount Gilead, a household making less than $2,183 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.18% of households who rent are overburdened in Mount Gilead.

Area Median Income In Mount Gilead

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 Mount Gilead, the AMI is calculated from all households within Montgomery County.

In Mount Gilead, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,400

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 Mount Gilead

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 Mount Gilead

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mount Gilead 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 Mount Gilead 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 Mount Gilead 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