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Affordable Housing In Person County
North Carolina

18 Low Income Apartment Communities In Person County

Brookwood Apartments

390 Henderson Road
Roxboro, North Carolina
Income Based
1-4 BR
Subsidized

Oaks Apartments I & II

1574 Red Oak Drive
Roxboro, North Carolina
Income Based
1-2 BR

Bernies Blessing

Azalea Dr
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Meadow Woods

1213 Thaxton Rd
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized

Arc Hds Person County Group Home 4

411 S Main St
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Orchard Apartments

310 Bumpass Ln
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Arc Hds Person County Gh 6

719 Frank St
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Arc Hds Person County Group Home 1

26 W Morehead St
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Arc Hds Person County Group Home 5

230 Winhaven St
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Arc Hds Person County Group Home 2 ( Icf Mr )

306 Cates St
Roxboro, North Carolina
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Housing Authorities that serve Person County

Housing Authority Programs
North Carolina Commission of Indian Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Person County, North Carolina

There are 18 low income housing apartment communities offering 683 affordable apartments for rent in Person County, North Carolina.

Income Based Apartments in Person County, North Carolina

Person County features 428 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 Person County, North Carolina

There are 255 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Person County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Person County, North Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Person County, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $681 and $833.

2021 Person County, 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
Person County, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $571 $574 $757 $1,024 $1,027
Person County, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $514 to $628 $517 to $631 $681 to $833 $922 to $1,126 $924 to $1,130

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Person County, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 683
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 428
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.25%
Average Renter Household Size 2.59
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $42,105 ±$1,790
Median Rent $626 ±$33
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.34% ± 6.88pp
Total Population 39,262

Population and Household Demographics

Person County is a county in North Carolina with a population of 39,262. There are 15,383 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 28.25% of households in Person County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Person County

The median gross income for households in Person County is $42,105 a year, or $3,509 a month. The median rent for the county is $626 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Person County, a household making less than $2,087 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.34% of households who rent are overburdened in Person County.

Area Median Income In Person 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 Person County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,600

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 Person 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 Person County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Person County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,300 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $39,350 $41,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Person County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,200 $25,400 $28,550 $31,700 $34,250 $36,800 $39,350 $41,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Person County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,500 $40,600 $45,650 $50,700 $54,800 $58,850 $62,900 $66,950

Cities In Person County

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City Served By
Roxboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Roxboro are the Roxboro Housing Authority and North Carolina Commission of Indian Affairs.