Affordable Housing In Pink Hill
Lenoir County, North Carolina

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pink Hill

Ridgewood Apartments

405 Old Beulaville Rd
Pink Hill, North Carolina
Accepts Vouchers
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Pink Hill, North Carolina

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 48 affordable apartments for rent in Pink Hill, North Carolina.

Income Based Apartments in Pink Hill, North Carolina

Pink Hill 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 Pink Hill, North Carolina

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pink Hill.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pink Hill, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pink Hill landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Pink Hill.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pink Hill, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $648 and $792.

2020 Pink Hill, 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
Fair Market Rent $505 $547 $720 $980 $1,220
Payment Standard Range $455 to $556 $492 to $602 $648 to $792 $882 to $1,078 $1,098 to $1,342

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Pink Hill, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 48
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 40.59%
Average Renter Household Size 2.40
Average Household Size 2.31
Median Household Income $37,750 ±$15,752
Median Rent $610 ±$198
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.56% ± 21.34pp
Total Population 466

Population and Household Demographics

Pink Hill is a City in Lenoir County, North Carolina with a population of 466. There are 202 households in the city with an average household size of 2.31 persons. 40.59% of households in Pink Hill are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pink Hill

The median gross income for households in Pink Hill is $37,750 a year, or $3,146 a month. The median rent for the city is $610 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pink Hill, a household making less than $2,033 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.56% of households who rent are overburdened in Pink Hill.1

Area Median Income In Pink Hill

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 Pink Hill, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lenoir County.

In Pink Hill, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,100

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 Pink Hill

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 Pink Hill

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $29,850 $32,050 $34,250 $36,450
50% of Median $19,350 $22,100 $24,850 $27,600 $29,850 $32,050 $34,250 $36,450
80% of Median $30,950 $35,350 $39,750 $44,150 $47,700 $51,250 $54,750 $58,300