Affordable Housing In Marlboro County
South Carolina

16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Marlboro County

Bennetts Pointe

907 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, SC
Subsidized
Accepts Vouchers

Breckenridge Apartments

510 S Main St
Mccoll, SC
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers
Accessible
62+

Glenfield Apartments Phase II

606 Center St
Bennettsville, SC
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Briarwood Apartments

106 Bundy Street
Clio, SC
Call For Rent
1 BR
Accepts Vouchers
Accessible
62+

Eastwood Apartments

106 Gibson Cir
Bennettsville, SC
Subsidized

Cedar Creek

1003 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, SC
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Oakwood Manor

904 Oakwood St
Bennettsville, SC
Subsidized

South Carolina

Marlboro Apartments
Bennettsville, SC
Accepts Vouchers

Ashlyn Park Apartments

419 Arcadia Dr
Mccoll, SC
Accepts Vouchers

Westwood Park

201 Fletcher St
Bennettsville, SC

Housing Authorities that serve Marlboro County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Marlboro County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Bennettsville Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Housing Authority of McColl Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Marlboro County, South Carolina

There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 713 affordable apartments for rent in Marlboro County, South Carolina. Marlboro County features 415 low income apartments with rental assistance where households typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent. Additionally, there are 298 other low income apartments that don't provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Marlboro County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Marlboro County, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 713
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 415
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.1

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 $41,600

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 Marlboro County HUD Rental Assistance in Marlboro County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $28,250 $30,350 $32,450 $34,550
50% of Median $18,350 $20,950 $23,550 $26,150 $28,250 $30,350 $32,450 $34,550
80% of Median $29,300 $33,500 $37,700 $41,850 $45,200 $48,550 $51,900 $55,250
Fair Market Rents in Marlboro County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2020 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$507 $510 $651 $896 $986

Cities In Marlboro County

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City Listings Served By
Bennettsville 9 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bennettsville are the Housing Authority of Bennettsville and Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County.
Mccoll 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mccoll are the Housing Authority of McColl and Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County.
Clio 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clio is the Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County.
Blenheim 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blenheim is the Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County.
Tatum 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tatum is the Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County.
Wallace 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wallace is the Housing and Community Redevelopment Authority of Marlboro County.