Jonesville, South Carolina Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 76 income based apartments in Jonesville where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Jonesville that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Jonesville, South Carolina

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

Subertown Lane Apartments

Jonesville, South Carolina

Alman Street Apartments

308 Alman St
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Gault Street Apartments

Gault St, Franklin St
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Affordable Housing Near Jonesville

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City Apartments
Union, SC Affordable Housing programs support 15 apartment communities in Union.

Jonesville, South Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Jonesville, South Carolina

Jonesville features 76 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 Jonesville, South Carolina

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jonesville, South Carolina

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Jonesville, South Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $702 and $858.

2023 Jonesville, 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
Jonesville, South Carolina Fair Market Rent $550 $593 $780 $1,039 $1,069
Jonesville, South Carolina Payment Standard Range $495 to $605 $534 to $652 $702 to $858 $935 to $1,143 $962 to $1,176

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Jonesville, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 76
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 76
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 47.87%
Average Renter Household Size 2.34
Average Household Size 2.19
Median Household Income $17,273 ±$8,835
Median Rent $498 ±$85
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.11% ± 18.42pp
Total Population 833

Population and Household Demographics

Jonesville is a city in Union County, South Carolina with a population of 833. There are 376 households in the city with an average household size of 2.19 persons. 47.87% of households in Jonesville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jonesville

The median gross income for households in Jonesville is $17,273 a year, or $1,439 a month. The median rent for the city is $498 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jonesville, a household making less than $1,660 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Jonesville.

Area Median Income In Jonesville

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 Jonesville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Union County.

In Jonesville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,200

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 Jonesville

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 Jonesville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Jonesville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $31,800 $34,150 $36,500 $38,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Jonesville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$20,600 $23,550 $26,500 $29,400 $31,800 $34,150 $36,500 $38,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Jonesville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$32,950 $37,650 $42,350 $47,050 $50,850 $54,600 $58,350 $62,150