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Smooth Sailing Group Home

101 Martin St
Ash Flat, Arkansas
S. 202

Foxfire Apartments

11 Foxfire Dr
Ash Flat, Arkansas
Rent Assisted

Richwood Apartments

10 Tenants Cv
Ash Flat, Arkansas
Rent Assisted

Homewood Village Apartments

321 Homewood Ln
Ash Flat, Arkansas
Rent Assisted
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324 Homewood Ln
Ash Flat, Arkansas
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There are 24 low-income apartments in Ash Flat that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 101 low-income homes in Ash Flat where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $289 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 3rd, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Ash Flat, Arkansas

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
White River Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Arkansas Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Ash Flat.

Ash Flat, Arkansas Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Ash Flat, Arkansas

Ash Flat features 101 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 Ash Flat, Arkansas

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ash Flat.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ash Flat, Arkansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ash Flat, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $648 and $792.

2023 Ash Flat, Arkansas 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
Ash Flat, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $481 $547 $720 $1,000 $1,167
Ash Flat, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $433 to $529 $492 to $602 $648 to $792 $900 to $1,100 $1,050 to $1,284

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Ash Flat, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 125
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 101
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.49%
Average Renter Household Size 2.04
Average Household Size 2.12
Median Household Income $22,946 ±$10,894
Median Rent $468 ±$113
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.83% ± 17.71pp
Total Population 1,087

Population and Household Demographics

Ash Flat is a city in Fulton County, Arkansas with a population of 1,087. There are 413 households in the city with an average household size of 2.12 persons. 46.49% of households in Ash Flat are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ash Flat

The median gross income for households in Ash Flat is $22,946 a year, or $1,912 a month. The median rent for the city is $468 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ash Flat, a household making less than $1,560 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.83% of households who rent are overburdened in Ash Flat.

Area Median Income In Ash Flat

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 Ash Flat, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fulton County.

In Ash Flat, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,500

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 Ash Flat

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 Ash Flat

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Ash Flat AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $34,250 $36,800 $39,350 $41,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Ash Flat AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,200 $25,400 $28,550 $31,700 $34,250 $36,800 $39,350 $41,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Ash Flat AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,500 $40,600 $45,650 $50,700 $54,800 $58,850 $62,900 $66,950