Affordable Housing In Marlboro County
South Carolina

Affordable Housing programs support 487 income based apartments in Marlboro County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 330 affordable apartments in Marlboro County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Marlboro County, South Carolina

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

Bennetts Pointe

907 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted
Accessible
62+
Affordable

Oakwood Manor

904 Oakwood St
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Breckenridge Apartments

510 S Main St
Mccoll, South Carolina
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accessible
62+
Affordable

Eastcrest Apartments

204-35 Gilchrist Ave
Mccoll, South Carolina

Glenfield Apartments Phase II

606 Center St
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Affordable

Briarwood Apartments

106 Bundy Street
Clio, South Carolina
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accessible
62+
Affordable

Glenfield Apartments Phase I

606 Center Street
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Eastwood Apartments

106 Gibson Cir
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Rent Assisted

Cedar Creek

1003 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

South Carolina

Marlboro Apartments
Bennettsville, South Carolina
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Marlboro County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Marlboro County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Bennettsville, SC Affordable Housing programs support 10 apartment communities in Bennettsville.
Affordable Housing In Clio, SC Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Clio.
Affordable Housing In Mccoll, SC Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Mccoll.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Marlboro 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
Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the South Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Marlboro County.

Marlboro County, South Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Marlboro County, South Carolina

Marlboro County features 487 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 Marlboro County, South Carolina

There are 330 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Marlboro County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Marlboro County, South Carolina

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

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

2023 Marlboro 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
Marlboro County, South Carolina Fair Market Rent $522 $593 $780 $982 $1,072
Marlboro County, South Carolina Payment Standard Range $470 to $574 $534 to $652 $702 to $858 $884 to $1,080 $965 to $1,179

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Marlboro County, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 817
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 487
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.35%
Average Renter Household Size 2.49
Average Household Size 2.50
Median Household Income $30,767 ±$2,641
Median Rent $567 ±$48
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.19% ± 7.41pp
Total Population 27,993

Population and Household Demographics

Marlboro County is a county in South Carolina with a population of 27,993. There are 9,950 households in the county with an average household size of 2.50 persons. 34.35% of households in Marlboro County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Marlboro County

The median gross income for households in Marlboro County is $30,767 a year, or $2,564 a month. The median rent for the county is $567 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Marlboro County, a household making less than $1,890 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.19% of households who rent are overburdened in Marlboro County.

Area Median Income In Marlboro 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 Marlboro County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,800

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 Marlboro 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 Marlboro County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Marlboro County 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 Marlboro County 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 Marlboro County 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