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Affordable Housing In Elloree
Orangeburg County, South Carolina

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Elloree

Sweet Briar Apartments

6076 Old Highway #6
Elloree, South Carolina

Shamrock Homes, Inc

695 Park St
Elloree, South Carolina
Disabled Supportive Housing

Shadowfield Apartments

301 Shadowfield Ct
Elloree, South Carolina
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Housing Authorities that serve Elloree

Housing Authority Programs
South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 3 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Elloree, South Carolina

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 58 affordable apartments for rent in Elloree, South Carolina.

Income Based Apartments in Elloree, South Carolina

Elloree features 58 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 Elloree, South Carolina

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Elloree, South Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Elloree, South Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $611 and $747.

2021 Elloree, 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
Elloree, South Carolina Fair Market Rent $582 $596 $679 $866 $1,171
Elloree, South Carolina Payment Standard Range $524 to $640 $536 to $656 $611 to $747 $779 to $953 $1,054 to $1,288

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Elloree, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 58
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 58
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.03%
Average Renter Household Size 2.46
Average Household Size 2.41
Median Household Income $33,393 ±$7,576
Median Rent $435 ±$112
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.38% ± 27.38pp
Total Population 712

Population and Household Demographics

Elloree is a city in Orangeburg County, South Carolina with a population of 712. There are 295 households in the city with an average household size of 2.41 persons. 22.03% of households in Elloree are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Elloree

The median gross income for households in Elloree is $33,393 a year, or $2,783 a month. The median rent for the city is $435 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Elloree, a household making less than $1,450 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.38% of households who rent are overburdened in Elloree.

Area Median Income In Elloree

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 Elloree, the AMI is calculated from all households within Orangeburg County.

In Elloree, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $46,300

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 Elloree

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 Elloree

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Elloree AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $28,950 $31,100 $33,250 $35,400
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Elloree AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$18,800 $21,450 $24,150 $26,800 $28,950 $31,100 $33,250 $35,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Elloree AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$30,050 $34,350 $38,650 $42,900 $46,350 $49,800 $53,200 $56,650