Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Brunswick County, NC

Discover affordable housing in Brunswick County where there are 17+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

River Pointe Apartments

4620 White St, Shallotte, North Carolina 28470

bed 1-3
payment $603-798/mo.

Sunset Creek Senior Commons

1401 Sunset Creek Way, Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina 28469

bed 1-2

Abbington Oaks

4744 Southport Supply Rd SE, Southport, North Carolina 28461

bed 1-3

Egret Pointe

1005 Egret Nest Cir, Leland, North Carolina 28479

Southport Green Apartments

1000 Pickerrell Dr, Southport, North Carolina 28461

Westgate Senior Apartments

9200 Oceangate Plaza Ext, Leland, North Carolina 28451

Windtree Apartments

1229 N Caswell Ave, Southport, North Carolina 28461

Fiddlers Creek Phase II

1211 N Caswell Ave, Southport, North Carolina 28461

Brunswick Village Apartments

249 E 11th Street, Southport, North Carolina 28461

Harbor Meadows

1420 Sherman Dr, Calabash, North Carolina 28467

bed 1-3
payment $740-975/mo.

Artesa Village Apartments

7828 High Market Street, Sunset Beach, North Carolina 28468

bed 1-3

Cardinal Pointe

37 Paisley Lane , Shallotte, North Carolina 28470

bed 1-3
payment $932/mo.

Shallotte Villas

4580 White St, Shallotte, North Carolina 28470

Sacred Heart Villas

5339 Dosher Cutoff, Southport, North Carolina 28461

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4763 Milliken St, Shallotte, North Carolina 28470

Westgate Senior Apartments

1001 Hunterstone Dr, Leland, North Carolina 28451

Shallotte Manor Apartments

408 Whiteville Road, Shallotte, North Carolina

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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
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elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Brunswick County, North Carolina

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Brunswick County, North Carolina
$14.19 (+196%) more than North Carolina minimum wage and $14.19 (+196%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Brunswick County, North 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Brunswick County, North Carolina.

Go to the North Carolina Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Brunswick County.

How many renters live in Brunswick County, North Carolina?

The County of Brunswick County has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this County. Renters make up 14.27 percent of the population living in Brunswick County.

What is the rental market like in Brunswick County, North Carolina?

There are an estimated housing units in the Brunswick County area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Brunswick County, North Carolina, there are 1.44 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Brunswick County?

The rental vacancy rate in Brunswick County is 28 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Brunswick County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Brunswick County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
331 834 3,254 4,980 353
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Brunswick County

A large number of apartments in Brunswick County have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Brunswick County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $951 to $1,921. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $951
One BR $1,008
Two BR $1,132
Three BR $1,595
Four BR $1,921
2024 Fair Market Rents in Brunswick County, North Carolina

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Brunswick County?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 100 30 percent
One BR 319 38 percent
Two BR 1,645 51 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Brunswick County, North Carolina

How many affordable rental units are in Brunswick County?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Brunswick County, North Carolina including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Brunswick County, North Carolina

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Brunswick County, North Carolina

Brunswick County features 165 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 Brunswick County, North Carolina

There are 690 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Brunswick County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Brunswick County, North Carolina

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Brunswick County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Brunswick County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Brunswick County, North Carolina for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,019 and $1,245.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.