Affordable Housing In Fauquier County
Virginia

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fauquier County

Steeplechase

361 Roebling St
Warrenton, Virginia
$930-1,010
1-2 BR

Washburn Place Townhomes

8417 Salem Avenue
Marshall, Virginia
Call For Rent
3 BR

Mintbrook Senior

4475 Bacon Street
Bealeton, Virginia
$935-1,140
1-2 BR
62+

Millview Apartments

401 North Church Street
Remington, Virginia
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Warrenton Manor

663 Hastings Lane
Warrenton, Virginia
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized

Moffett Manor

115 Manor Court
Warrenton, Virginia

Remington Group Home

404 N Rappahannock St
Remington, Virginia
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Piedmont Lane at the Plains

6399 Piedmont Ln
The Plains, Virginia
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Highland Commons

12 Walker Dr
Warrenton, Virginia

Steeplechase

361 Roebling St
Warrenton, Virginia

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Fauquier County, Virginia

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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Fauquier County, Virginia

Housing Authority Programs
Virginia Housing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Central Virginia Housing Coalition Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Fauquier County, Virginia

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 777 affordable apartments for rent in Fauquier County, Virginia.

Income Based Apartments in Fauquier County, Virginia

Fauquier County features 74 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 Fauquier County, Virginia

There are 647 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fauquier County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fauquier County, Virginia

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fauquier County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Fauquier County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fauquier County, Virginia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,607 and $1,964.

2022 Fauquier County, Virginia 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
Fauquier County, Virginia Fair Market Rent $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Fauquier County, Virginia Payment Standard Range $1,385 to $1,693 $1,410 to $1,724 $1,607 to $1,964 $2,034 to $2,486 $2,442 to $2,984

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Fauquier County, VA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 777
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 74
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.86%
Average Renter Household Size 2.59
Average Household Size 2.84
Median Household Income $91,609 ±$3,727
Median Rent $1,169 ±$41
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.31% ± 5.2pp
Total Population 67,463

Population and Household Demographics

Fauquier County is a county in Virginia with a population of 67,463. There are 23,595 households in the county with an average household size of 2.84 persons. 20.86% of households in Fauquier County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fauquier County

The median gross income for households in Fauquier County is $91,609 a year, or $7,634 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,169 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fauquier County, a household making less than $3,897 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.31% of households who rent are overburdened in Fauquier County.

Area Median Income In Fauquier 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 Fauquier County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $129,000

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 Fauquier 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 Fauquier County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fauquier County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$27,100 $31,000 $34,850 $38,700 $41,800 $44,900 $48,000 $51,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fauquier County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$45,150 $51,600 $58,050 $64,500 $69,700 $74,850 $80,000 $85,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fauquier County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$57,650 $65,850 $74,100 $82,300 $88,900 $95,500 $102,100 $108,650

Cities In Fauquier County

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City Served By
Bealeton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bealeton are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Calverton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Calverton are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Catlett The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Catlett are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Marshall The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Marshall are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Midland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Midland are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
New Baltimore The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve New Baltimore are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Opal The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Opal are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Remington The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Remington are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
The Plains The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve The Plains are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
Warrenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Warrenton are the Central Virginia Housing Coalition, Virginia Housing and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.