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Country Ridge Apartments

100 Pine Manor Cir
Walhalla, South Carolina
Subsidized
Assisted
Senior
Supportive
S. 515 Rural
RDRA
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2 BR

Laurel Estates

120 Autumnwood Lane
Walhalla, South Carolina
Subsidized
Assisted
Senior
Supportive
LIHTC
S. 515 Rural
RDRA
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1 BR

Autumnwood Village Apartments

120 Autumnwood Lane
Walhalla, South Carolina
Assisted
LIHTC
Call For Rent
1 BR

Walhalla Gardens

100 Walhalla Gardens Cir
Walhalla, South Carolina
Subsidized
PBRA

Wagner Circle Apartments

136 Wagner Cir
Walhalla, South Carolina
Subsidized
Public Housing
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There are 128 low-income apartments in Walhalla that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 256 low-income homes in Walhalla where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $290 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on February 11th, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Walhalla, 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
South Carolina Regional Housing Authority No. 1 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 Walhalla.

Walhalla, South Carolina Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Walhalla, South Carolina

Walhalla features 256 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 Walhalla, South Carolina

There are 128 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Walhalla.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Walhalla, South Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Walhalla landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Walhalla.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Walhalla, South Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $752 and $919.

2023 Walhalla, 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
Walhalla, South Carolina Fair Market Rent $558 $634 $835 $1,055 $1,122
Walhalla, South Carolina Payment Standard Range $502 to $614 $571 to $697 $752 to $919 $950 to $1,161 $1,010 to $1,234

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Walhalla, SC Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 384
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 256
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 50.03%
Average Renter Household Size 3.12
Average Household Size 2.64
Median Household Income $26,446 ±$5,607
Median Rent $492 ±$142
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.97% ± 17.23pp
Total Population 4,234

Population and Household Demographics

Walhalla is a city in Oconee County, South Carolina with a population of 4,234. There are 1,549 households in the city with an average household size of 2.64 persons. 50.03% of households in Walhalla are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Walhalla

The median gross income for households in Walhalla is $26,446 a year, or $2,204 a month. The median rent for the city is $492 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Walhalla, a household making less than $1,640 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.97% of households who rent are overburdened in Walhalla.

Area Median Income In Walhalla

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 Walhalla, the AMI is calculated from all households within Oconee County.

In Walhalla, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,800

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 Walhalla

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 Walhalla

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Walhalla AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $39,950 $42,700 $45,450
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Walhalla AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,100 $27,550 $31,000 $34,400 $37,200 $39,950 $42,700 $45,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Walhalla AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,550 $44,050 $49,550 $55,050 $59,500 $63,900 $68,300 $72,700