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

Windsor Oaks

Us Hwy 17 S
Windsor, North Carolina

Cashie Apartments

401 Sterlingworth St
Windsor, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Windsor Village

1104 N King St
Windsor, North Carolina
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Arc Hds Bertie Co Gh

301 W Camden St
Windsor, North Carolina
S. 811 Supportive
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There are 33 low-income apartments in Windsor that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 89 low-income homes in Windsor where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $300 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Windsor, 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
Choanoke Area Development Association of NC Inc. Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Homeownership
Go to the North Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Windsor.

Windsor, North Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Windsor, North Carolina

Windsor features 89 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 Windsor, North Carolina

There are 33 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Windsor.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Windsor, North Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Windsor, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $694 and $848.

2023 Windsor, 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
Windsor, North Carolina Fair Market Rent $582 $586 $771 $943 $1,214
Windsor, North Carolina Payment Standard Range $524 to $640 $527 to $645 $694 to $848 $849 to $1,037 $1,093 to $1,335

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Windsor, NC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 122
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 89
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.56%
Average Renter Household Size 2.76
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $29,063 ±$6,166
Median Rent $537 ±$151
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.67% ± 15.59pp
Total Population 3,652

Population and Household Demographics

Windsor is a city in Bertie County, North Carolina with a population of 3,652. There are 988 households in the city with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 38.56% of households in Windsor are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Windsor

The median gross income for households in Windsor is $29,063 a year, or $2,422 a month. The median rent for the city is $537 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Windsor, a household making less than $1,790 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Windsor.

Area Median Income In Windsor

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 Windsor, the AMI is calculated from all households within Bertie County.

In Windsor, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,300

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 Windsor

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 Windsor

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Windsor AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,150 $42,950 $45,700
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Windsor AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,250 $27,700 $31,150 $34,600 $37,400 $40,150 $42,950 $45,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Windsor AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,750 $44,300 $49,850 $55,350 $59,800 $64,250 $68,650 $73,100