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Affordable Housing In Beebe
White County, Arkansas

6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Beebe

Beebe Elderly Housing

100 Crepe Myrtle Dr
Beebe, Arkansas
Elderly Supportive Housing

Leawood Apartments

850 N Beech St
Beebe, Arkansas

University Gardens

1703 W Iowa St
Beebe, Arkansas
Elderly Supportive Housing


900 S Apple St
Beebe, Arkansas

Leawood Lp

802 N Beech St
Beebe, Arkansas

Pickwick Place Apts

1201 N Lemon
Beebe, Arkansas
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Housing Authorities that serve Beebe

Housing Authority Programs
Beebe Housing Authority Public Housing
White River Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Beebe, Arkansas

There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 134 affordable apartments for rent in Beebe, Arkansas.

Income Based Apartments in Beebe, Arkansas

Beebe features 110 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 Beebe, Arkansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Beebe, Arkansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Beebe, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $610 and $746.

2020 Beebe, 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
Fair Market Rent $494 $537 $678 $943 $1,190
Payment Standard Range $445 to $543 $483 to $591 $610 to $746 $849 to $1,037 $1,071 to $1,309

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Beebe, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 134
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 110
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 49.93%
Average Renter Household Size 2.78
Average Household Size 2.78
Median Household Income $36,558 ±$9,158
Median Rent $787 ±$139
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 49.14% ± 15.28pp
Total Population 7,851

Population and Household Demographics

Beebe is a city in White County, Arkansas with a population of 7,851. There are 2,804 households in the city with an average household size of 2.78 persons. 49.93% of households in Beebe are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Beebe

The median gross income for households in Beebe is $36,558 a year, or $3,047 a month. The median rent for the city is $787 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Beebe, a household making less than $2,623 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 49.14% of households who rent are overburdened in Beebe.

Area Median Income In Beebe

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 Beebe, the AMI is calculated from all households within White County.

In Beebe, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,200

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 Beebe

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 Beebe

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $33,200 $35,500 $37,800
50% of Median $20,050 $22,900 $25,750 $28,600 $30,900 $33,200 $35,500 $37,800
80% of Median $32,050 $36,600 $41,200 $45,750 $49,450 $53,100 $56,750 $60,400