Finding Affordable Housing in North Carolina

Welcome to! Here it is easy to find information on North Carolina low income apartments. Just click on a city in the list of North Carolina cities below.

Most listings found here are descriptions of affordable housing in North Carolina. There is a range of options for the low income renter seeking housing in North Carolina, including listings of housing types sponsored by Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and properties sponsored by state or local housing authorities.

Some apartments listed here will require prospective residents to meet income eligibility requirements and other guidelines specific to a housing authority, and other properties will be open to all residents needing North Carolina low income apartments.

The listings are not comprehensive for each geographic area, but we do strive to provide as many listings as available per city in North Carolina. Our goal is to match each website user with as many affordable housing opportunities as possible.

We welcome user reviews and corrections of property listings. It is also our desire to meet your information needs. If you need help, please do not hesitate to contact us. You should be able to find affordable housing in North Carolina without paying too much!

Cities in North Carolina

Counties in North Carolina

Update to North Carolina housing

  • Thompson Estates
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Whiteville, NC - 28472
    • (910) 640-3315
    Beautiful scenery of trees, flowers and a well manicured lawn, Thompson Estates, offers its residents a lake view. Strategically located next to Columbus County Regional Hospital, we are surrounded by a host of businesses that cater to our residents. Set on approximately 5 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, we are one of Columbus Counties premier HUD Elderly Senior Communities. Built in 2007, this independent living community offers 36 one level apartments. Enjoy retirement living within a homelike environment.
  • Torhunta Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Fremont, NC - 27830
    • (919) 734-1127
  • Brookside Park Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Southern Pines, NC - 28387
    • (910) 692-7013
    Brookside Park Community offers both comfort and quality. Conveniently located in the heart of the beautiful Southern Pines. In walking distances to all the of town's amenities. Makes you feel right at home! From amenities to floorplan options. Our Leasing staff is just a phone call away and excited to help you! Income base rent. Rental assistance through HUD Section 8.
  • Cottages At Brevard
    Multi-Family Housing Rental (for Elderly)
    • Brevard, NC - 28712
    • (828) 885-8429
  • Barringer Gardens
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Charlotte, NC - 28208
    • (980) 430-3565
    Barringer Gardens is a three-story, HUD 202 apartment community specifically designed for older adults who are at least 62 years of age. There are 47 one-bedroom units and a two-bedroom manager’s unit. Four of the units are designed to benefit the mobility impaired with one of those units also being equipped for those who are hearing and/or visually impaired. Each unit has one bedroom, a bathroom, a living/dining area, and a kitchen with a pass-through counter, refrigerator, range, and vent. The mobility impaired, accessible units have roll-in showers for ease of access for those residents in wheelchairs. They also have appropriate appliances, counters, and sinks, and a turning radius to meet the special needs of the mobility impaired. Greeting residents and visitors at the front of the community is a porte-cochere providing coverage from inclement weather when entering and exiting the community. The lobby entry into Barringer Gardens offers a friendly environment for the residents to welcome guests. Adjacent is a comfortable sitting area where residents can visit around a cheery fireplace. Barringer Gardens features a community room with a party kitchen to be used by the residents for a variety of social, educational, and recreational activities. Immediately off the community room is a covered patio area with patio tables and chairs for outdoor entertaining and barbecues. Management offices are located at the entry of the first floor for ease in communication for the residents. There is a secured key-fob entry for residents and an intercom system for guests to be allowed entry into the community. The community also affords additional security via a monitored security camera system. The lobby also includes the residents’ mailboxes and two elevators. In order to encourage residents to exercise, there are stairways conveniently located on either side of the corridors to use instead of the elevators. Each floor includes a trash room with a trash chutes. Some of the many other features of the community include an arts and crafts room, an exercise room to encourage physical activities regardless of the time of year, a library and computer room with a screened in porch and comfortable chairs and tables, and a third floor sitting area to encourage residents to sit and visit with one another.