Clarendon County, South Carolina Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 544 income based apartments in Clarendon County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 308 affordable apartments in Clarendon County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Clarendon County, South Carolina

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Clarendon County. Go to the South Carolina Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Clarendon County.

Independence Place

34 Edgewood Dr
Manning, South Carolina
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Wisteria Way

204 E Hospital St
Manning, South Carolina
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Walnut Village Apartments

220 Bradham Ave
Manning, South Carolina
Rent Assisted

Kensington Pointe Apartments

201 Kensington Circle
Manning, South Carolina
Affordable

Forest Villa Apartments

50 Fleming Circle
Manning, South Carolina
Rent Assisted

Ipock Place Apartments

523 W Huggins St
Manning, South Carolina
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Vanguard Residential Services

200 E Hospital St
Manning, South Carolina
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Slahcdc Bellewood

Bellewood Subdivision
Manning, South Carolina
Affordable

Harvin Manor

53 N Church St
Summerton, South Carolina
Affordable

Holly Court Apartments

211 Dickson St
Manning, South Carolina
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Clarendon County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Clarendon County

City Apartments
Manning, SC Affordable Housing programs support 18 apartment communities in Manning.
Summerton, SC Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Summerton.
Turbeville, SC Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Turbeville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Clarendon County, South 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
South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher
Go to the South Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Clarendon County.

Clarendon County, South Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Clarendon County, South Carolina

Clarendon County features 544 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 Clarendon County, South Carolina

There are 308 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clarendon County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clarendon County, South Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clarendon County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Clarendon County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clarendon County, South Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $716 and $876.

2023 Clarendon County, South 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
Clarendon County, South Carolina Fair Market Rent $601 $605 $796 $975 $1,182
Clarendon County, South Carolina Payment Standard Range $541 to $661 $545 to $666 $716 to $876 $878 to $1,073 $1,064 to $1,300

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clarendon County, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 24
Total Low Income Apartments 852
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 544
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.84%
Average Renter Household Size 2.37
Average Household Size 2.47
Median Household Income $33,162 ±$1,766
Median Rent $568 ±$49
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.64% ± 6.07pp
Total Population 34,178

Population and Household Demographics

Clarendon County is a county in South Carolina with a population of 34,178. There are 13,161 households in the county with an average household size of 2.47 persons. 26.84% of households in Clarendon County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clarendon County

The median gross income for households in Clarendon County is $33,162 a year, or $2,764 a month. The median rent for the county is $568 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clarendon County, a household making less than $1,893 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Clarendon County.

Area Median Income In Clarendon County

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.

In Clarendon County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,700

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 Clarendon County

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 Clarendon County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clarendon County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,250 $34,650 $37,050 $39,450
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clarendon County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$20,900 $23,900 $26,900 $29,850 $32,250 $34,650 $37,050 $39,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clarendon County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$33,450 $38,200 $43,000 $47,750 $51,600 $55,400 $59,250 $63,050