Wilkes Towers

830 Main St, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina 28659

Wilkes Towers, located at 830 Main St in North Wilkesboro, has one bedroom apartments. Wilkes Towers participates in the Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance program.

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Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
Studio (1/1) - Income Based
1 Bedroom (1/1) - Income Based

Wilkes Towers Details

  • 72 one bedroom units.
  • Project-Based Rental Assistance
  • Senior (62+)

Property Amenities

  • Elevator
  • Community Room
  • Covered Parking
  • Laundry Facilities

Unit Amenities

  • Refrigerator
  • Self-Cleaning Ovens
  • New Cabinets
  • Newly Remodeled Kitchens
  • Newly Remodeled Bathrooms

About Wilkes Towers

Welcome to Wilkes Towers, home of comfortable and affordable living for seniors who are 62+ years. Built in 1911 as a hotel, the property was converted to affordable housing in 1981. Our community features a mix of studio and one-bedroom residences in an historic six-story building. Our residents enjoy a wide range of amenities including a secure building, community room, chapel and covered parking. Wilkes Towers is located in the central business district within walking distance to shopping, dining and public transportation, as well as local hospitals. Located in northwestern North Carolina, the area's natural setting includes Kerr Scott Lake, scenic mountain vistas and nearby parks along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Our professional staff looks forward to providing you with the highest standard of professional property management and are committed to improving the communities where we live and work.

Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance

Since this property has a Project-Based Section 8 contract with HUD, some or all of the rents at this community are based on tenant incomes. Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. There is a minimum tenant contribution of $25 for all rents at this property regardless of tenant income.

North Wilkesboro HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in North Wilkesboro but actual income limits may differ for units at Wilkes Towers.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $32,450 $34,700 $36,900
50% $19,600 $22,400 $25,200 $27,950 $30,200 $32,450 $34,700 $36,900
80% $31,300 $35,800 $40,250 $44,700 $48,300 $51,900 $55,450 $59,050

These general income qualifications for North Wilkesboro, North Carolina should only be used as a basic guide. To find out if you qualify, contact the community directly.

You can usually make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) to be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit, but income qualification tiers for this community may be different due to various policies.

Wilkes Towers receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Wilkes Towers is managed by Monroe Group Ltd..

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