Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in St. Pauls, NC

Discover affordable housing in St. Pauls where there are 1+ 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.

Fox Ridge Apartments

120 South McGoogan Street, St. Pauls, North Carolina 28384

bed 1-3
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payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
accessible_forward Disability

How To Identify Affordable Housing in St. Pauls, 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.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In St. Pauls, North Carolina
$8.96 (+124%) more than North Carolina minimum wage and $8.96 (+124%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve St. Pauls, 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 St. Pauls, North Carolina.
Operates the Public Housing, Moving to Work programs for St. Pauls, North Carolina.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for St. Pauls, North Carolina.

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

How many renters live in St. Pauls, North Carolina?

The City of St. Pauls has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 45.86 percent of the population living in St. Pauls.

What is the rental market like in St. Pauls, North Carolina?

There are an estimated housing units in the St. Pauls area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in St. Pauls, North Carolina, there are 1.03 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in St. Pauls?

The rental vacancy rate in St. Pauls is 3 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 St. Pauls for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in St. Pauls
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
50 59 163 106 13
Occupied Rental Units by Size in St. Pauls

A large number of apartments in St. Pauls 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 St. Pauls

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $645 to $1,248. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $645
One BR $652
Two BR $856
Three BR $1,081
Four BR $1,248
2024 Fair Market Rents in St. Pauls, North Carolina

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in St. Pauls?

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 42 84 percent
One BR 40 68 percent
Two BR 105 64 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in St. Pauls, North Carolina

How many affordable rental units are in St. Pauls?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in St. Pauls, North Carolina

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

Income Based Apartments in St. Pauls, North Carolina

St. Pauls features 52 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 St. Pauls, North Carolina

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in St. Pauls.

Housing Choice Vouchers in St. Pauls, North Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in St. Pauls, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $770 and $942.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.