Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Salisbury, NC

Discover affordable housing in Salisbury where there are 37+ 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.

Laurel Pointe

200 Laurel Pointe Cir, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

bed 2-4
payment $928-1899/mo.
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accessibility Accessible

Villas at Hope Crest

1314 Lincolnton Rd, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

bed 1-2
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real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
accessibility Accessible

Colonial Village

231 D Ave, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

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payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Westbrook Trace

550 Lash Dr, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

bed 1
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accessibility Accessible

Good Shepherd Gardens

Lumen Christi Ln, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

payment Subsidized
elderly Senior
accessibility Accessible

Yadkin House

201 N Lee Street, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

payment Subsidized

Zion Hills Apartments

1614 Standish St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

payment Subsidized

Clancy Hills Apartments

100 Clancy Street, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

payment Subsidized

616 N Ellis St

616 N Ellis St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 2
payment $875/mo.

1031 Barbour St

1031 Barbour St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 4
payment $1595/mo.
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real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

435 Knotty Pine Cir

435 Knotty Pine Cir, Salisbury, North Carolina 28146

bed 3
payment $1400/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

621 N Fulton St

621 N Fulton St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 3
payment $1450/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

1323 Meadowbrook Cir

1323 Meadowbrook Cir, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 3
payment $1350/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

750 E View Rd

750 E View Rd, Salisbury, North Carolina 28146

bed 2
payment $850/mo.
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real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

526 Martin Luther King Jr Ave S

526 Martin Luther King Jr Ave S, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 2
payment $1050/mo.

1165 Hartman Ave

1165 Hartman Ave, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 3
payment $1250/mo.

616 N Ellis St

616 N Ellis St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 2
payment $875/mo.

523 E Cemetery St

523 E Cemetery St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

bed 1
payment $650/mo.

Westridge Place

270 Claymont Dr, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Westridge Village

100 Donner Dr, Salisbury, North Carolina 28147

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Salisbury, 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.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Salisbury, North Carolina
$21.23/hour
$13.98 (+193%) more than North Carolina minimum wage and $13.98 (+193%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Salisbury, 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), Public Housing programs for Salisbury, North Carolina.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Salisbury, North Carolina.

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

How many renters live in Salisbury, North Carolina?

The City of Salisbury has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 42.74 percent of the population living in Salisbury.

What is the rental market like in Salisbury, North Carolina?

There are an estimated housing units in the Salisbury area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Salisbury, North Carolina, there are 1.06 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Salisbury?

The rental vacancy rate in Salisbury is 4 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Salisbury for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Salisbury
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
211 909 3,019 1,804 483
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Salisbury

A large number of apartments in Salisbury 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 Salisbury

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $925 to $1,702. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $925
One BR $931
Two BR $1,121
Three BR $1,483
Four BR $1,702
2024 Fair Market Rents in Salisbury, North Carolina

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

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 84 40 percent
One BR 717 79 percent
Two BR 2,067 68 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Salisbury, North Carolina

How many affordable rental units are in Salisbury?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Salisbury, North Carolina

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

Income Based Apartments in Salisbury, North Carolina

Salisbury features 908 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 Salisbury, North Carolina

There are 605 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Salisbury.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Salisbury, North Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Salisbury, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,009 and $1,233.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.