Affordable Housing In Clark County
Arkansas

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clark County

Elliston Place

222 N 20th St
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
$640-776
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Ouachita Village Apartments

11 Cypress Rd
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Village Creek Apartments

2811 Twin Rivers Dr
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Subsidized

Carpenter Hill Homes

670 S 6th St
Arkadelphia, Arkansas

Prof. Samuel M. Samson Court

220 N Biggs St
Amity, Arkansas

Gurdon

421 S 2nd St
Gurdon, Arkansas

Arkansas

Paradise Cove
Caddo Valley, Arkansas

River Oaks Apartments

3025 Twin Rivers Dr
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Subsidized

Pdc Seventeen Limited Par

1016 Country Club Rd
Arkadelphia, Arkansas

Ridgecrest Limited Partne

724 S 10th St
Arkadelphia, Arkansas

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clark County, Arkansas

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 501 affordable apartments for rent in Clark County, Arkansas.

Income Based Apartments in Clark County, Arkansas

Clark County features 429 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 Clark County, Arkansas

There are 72 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clark County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clark County, Arkansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clark County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Clark County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clark County, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $584 and $714.

2022 Clark County, 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
Clark County, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $484 $570 $649 $891 $1,024
Clark County, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $436 to $532 $513 to $627 $584 to $714 $802 to $980 $922 to $1,126

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clark County, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 501
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 429
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 36.52%
Average Renter Household Size 2.09
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $35,031 ±$2,501
Median Rent $580 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.41% ± 7.04pp
Total Population 22,751

Population and Household Demographics

Clark County is a county in Arkansas with a population of 22,751. There are 8,681 households in the county with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 36.52% of households in Clark County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clark County

The median gross income for households in Clark County is $35,031 a year, or $2,919 a month. The median rent for the county is $580 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clark County, a household making less than $1,933 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.41% of households who rent are overburdened in Clark County.

Area Median Income In Clark County

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.

In Clark County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $60,600

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 Clark County

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 Clark County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,100 $37,550 $39,950
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,200 $24,200 $27,250 $30,250 $32,700 $35,100 $37,550 $39,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$33,900 $38,750 $43,600 $48,400 $52,300 $56,150 $60,050 $63,900

Cities In Clark County

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City Served By
Amity The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Amity is the Amity Housing Authority.
Arkadelphia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arkadelphia is the Arkadelphia Housing Authority.
Caddo Valley
Gum Springs
Gurdon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gurdon is the Gurdon Housing Authority.
Okolona
Whelen Springs