. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Taylorsville, North Carolina - Affordable Housing Online

Crest Knolls Apartments

2 Crest Knolls St SE
Taylorsville, North Carolina
Subsidized
Rent Assisted
Senior
Supportive
S. 515 Rural
LIHTC
RDRA
1 BR

Mountainwood Apartments

100 2nd Ave NW
Taylorsville, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
Senior
Supportive
LIHTC
S. 515 Rural

Milstead Woods

498 School Dr
Taylorsville, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
LIHTC

Ridgeway Apartments

1st Ave Dr SE
Taylorsville, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
LIHTC

Arc Hds Alexander Co Apartments

415 Davis Ave SE
Taylorsville, North Carolina
Subsidized
Senior
S. 202

Arc Hds Burke Co Gh 2

438 Old Wilkesboro Rd
Taylorsville, North Carolina
Subsidized
Senior
S. 202
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There are 160 low-income apartments in Taylorsville that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 54 low-income homes in Taylorsville where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $264 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on July 25th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Taylorsville, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Western Piedmont Council of Governments Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Homeownership; Family Unification Program (FUP)
Go to the North Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Taylorsville.

Taylorsville, North Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Taylorsville, North Carolina

Taylorsville features 54 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 Taylorsville, North Carolina

There are 160 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Taylorsville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Taylorsville, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Taylorsville landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Taylorsville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Taylorsville, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $712 and $870.

2023 Taylorsville, 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
Taylorsville, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $646 $650 $791 $1,033 $1,179
Taylorsville, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $581 to $711 $585 to $715 $712 to $870 $930 to $1,136 $1,061 to $1,297

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Taylorsville, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 214
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 54
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 55.42%
Average Renter Household Size 2.59
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $23,500 ±$5,325
Median Rent $592 ±$44
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.55% ± 12.04pp
Total Population 2,183

Population and Household Demographics

Taylorsville is a city in Alexander County, North Carolina with a population of 2,183. There are 794 households in the city with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 55.42% of households in Taylorsville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Taylorsville

The median gross income for households in Taylorsville is $23,500 a year, or $1,958 a month. The median rent for the city is $592 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Taylorsville, a household making less than $1,973 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.55% of households who rent are overburdened in Taylorsville.

Area Median Income In Taylorsville

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 Taylorsville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Alexander County.

In Taylorsville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,400

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 Taylorsville

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 Taylorsville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Taylorsville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,000 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $44,250 $47,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Taylorsville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,000 $28,550 $32,100 $35,650 $38,550 $41,400 $44,250 $47,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Taylorsville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,950 $45,650 $51,350 $57,050 $61,650 $66,200 $70,750 $75,350