Affordable Housing In King William County
Virginia

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In King William County

King William Village

3155 Taylor Avenue
West Point, Virginia
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

King William Place

129 Pine Crest Ln
Aylett, Virginia
$525-1,000
1-3 BR

Academy Apartments

3720 King William Ave
West Point, Virginia
Subsidized

Winters Point

310 Winters Point Ln
West Point, Virginia
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in King William 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 King William County, Virginia

Housing Authority Programs
Virginia Housing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Bay Aging Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Central Virginia Resource Corporation - Main Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in King William County, Virginia

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 207 affordable apartments for rent in King William County, Virginia.

Income Based Apartments in King William County, Virginia

King William County features 123 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 King William County, Virginia

There are 84 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in King William County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in King William County, Virginia

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in King William County, Virginia for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,070 and $1,308.

2022 King William 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
King William County, Virginia Fair Market Rent $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
King William County, Virginia Payment Standard Range $920 to $1,124 $940 to $1,148 $1,070 to $1,308 $1,400 to $1,712 $1,678 to $2,050

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

King William County, VA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 207
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 123
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 18.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.78
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $62,031 ±$3,513
Median Rent $1,026 ±$89
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.07% ± 11.96pp
Total Population 16,097

Population and Household Demographics

King William County is a county in Virginia with a population of 16,097. There are 6,036 households in the county with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 18.31% of households in King William County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in King William County

The median gross income for households in King William County is $62,031 a year, or $5,169 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,026 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In King William County, a household making less than $3,420 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.07% of households who rent are overburdened in King William County.

Area Median Income In King William 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 King William County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $101,000

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 King William 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 King William County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the King William County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$21,150 $24,200 $27,200 $30,200 $32,650 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the King William County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$35,250 $40,300 $45,350 $50,350 $54,400 $58,450 $62,450 $66,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the King William County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$56,400 $64,450 $72,500 $80,550 $87,000 $93,450 $99,900 $106,350

Cities In King William County

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City Served By
Aylett The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Aylett is the Bay Aging.
Central Garage The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Central Garage are the Virginia Housing, Bay Aging and Central Virginia Resource Corporation - Main.
King William The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve King William are the Virginia Housing, Bay Aging and Central Virginia Resource Corporation - Main.
West Point The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve West Point are the Virginia Housing, Bay Aging and Central Virginia Resource Corporation - Main.