Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Atkins, AR

Discover affordable housing in Atkins where there are 4+ 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.

27 Cocks Comb Ln

27 Cocks Comb Ln, Atkins, Arkansas 72823

bed 3
payment $850/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

404 NW 8th St

404 NW 8th St, Atkins, Arkansas 72823

bed 3
payment $685/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable

Ken - Del Park Apartments

202 SE 4th St, Atkins, Arkansas 72823

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Ehemann Townhill

301 Avenue 5 NW, Atkins, Arkansas 72823

payment Subsidized

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Atkins, Arkansas

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
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
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.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
Open Until Further Notice

Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Nathan Brunet

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Atkins, Arkansas
$5.23 (+48%) more than Arkansas minimum wage and $8.98 (+124%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Atkins, 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.

Operates the Public Housing programs for Atkins, Arkansas.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Atkins, Arkansas.

Go to the Arkansas Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Atkins.

How many renters live in Atkins, Arkansas?

The City of Atkins has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 36.4 percent of the population living in Atkins.

What is the rental market like in Atkins, Arkansas?

There are an estimated housing units in the Atkins area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Atkins, Arkansas, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Atkins?

The rental vacancy rate in Atkins is 0 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Atkins for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Atkins
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 88 156 193 0
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Atkins

A large number of apartments in Atkins 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 Atkins

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $581 to $1,225. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $581
One BR $663
Two BR $857
Three BR $1,208
Four BR $1,225
2024 Fair Market Rents in Atkins, Arkansas

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

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
One BR 88 100 percent
Two BR 83 53 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Atkins, Arkansas

How many affordable rental units are in Atkins?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Atkins, Arkansas including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Atkins, Arkansas

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

Income Based Apartments in Atkins, Arkansas

Atkins features 51 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 Atkins, Arkansas

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Atkins.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Atkins, Arkansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Atkins landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Atkins.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Atkins, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $771 and $943.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.