Affordable Housing In McCormick County
8 Low Income Apartment Communities In McCormick County
Housing Authorities that serve McCormick County
|South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in McCormick County, South Carolina
There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 337 affordable apartments for rent in McCormick County, South Carolina.
Income Based Apartments in McCormick County, South Carolina
McCormick County features 285 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 McCormick County, South Carolina
There are 52 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in McCormick County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in McCormick County, South Carolina
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay McCormick County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in McCormick County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in McCormick County, South Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $586 and $716.
2020 McCormick 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|
|Fair Market Rent||$491||$494||$651||$882||$937|
|Payment Standard Range||$442 to $540||$445 to $543||$586 to $716||$794 to $970||$843 to $1,031|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
McCormick County, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||8|
|Total Low Income Apartments||337|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||285|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||23.16%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.25|
|Average Household Size||2.15|
|Median Household Income||$38,712 ±$2,855|
|Median Rent||$507 ±$63|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||31.5% ± 8.08pp|
Population and Household Demographics
McCormick County is a county in South Carolina with a population of 9,895. There are 4,003 households in the county with an average household size of 2.15 persons. 23.16% of households in McCormick County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in McCormick County
The median gross income for households in McCormick County is $38,712 a year, or $3,226 a month. The median rent for the county is $507 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In McCormick County, a household making less than $1,690 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.5% of households who rent are overburdened in McCormick County.
Area Median Income In McCormick 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 McCormick County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,800
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 McCormick 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 McCormick County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$12,760||$17,240||$21,720||$26,200||$29,600||$31,800||$34,000||$36,200|
|50% of Median||$19,200||$21,950||$24,700||$27,400||$29,600||$31,800||$34,000||$36,200|
|80% of Median||$30,700||$35,100||$39,500||$43,850||$47,400||$50,900||$54,400||$57,900|
Cities In McCormick County
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|Clarks Hill||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clarks Hill is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|
|Mccormick||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mccormick is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|
|Modoc||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Modoc is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|
|Mount Carmel||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Carmel is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|
|Parksville||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Parksville is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|
|Plum Branch||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Plum Branch is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|
|Willington||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Willington is the South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1.|