Affordable Housing In Fulton County
Arkansas

Affordable Housing programs support 300 income based apartments in Fulton County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 101 affordable apartments in Fulton County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Fulton County, Arkansas

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Fulton County.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Arkansas Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Fulton County.

Spring Woods ( Fka Hardy Senior Citizens )

100 Springwood Ter
Hardy, Arkansas
Affordable

Mammoth Spring

145 N 14th St
Mammoth Spring, Arkansas

Salem

204 Circle Dr
Salem, Arkansas

Ash Flat ( City of )

324 Homewood Ln
Ash Flat, Arkansas
Affordable

Richwood Apartments

10 Tenants Cv
Ash Flat, Arkansas
Rent Assisted

Spring River Apartments

710 E Main St
Hardy, Arkansas
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Fulton County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Fulton County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Ash Flat, AR Affordable Housing programs support 5 apartment communities in Ash Flat.
Affordable Housing In Hardy, AR Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Hardy.
Affordable Housing In Horseshoe Bend, AR Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Horseshoe Bend.
Affordable Housing In Mammoth Spring, AR Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Mammoth Spring.
Affordable Housing In Salem, AR Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Salem.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Fulton County, 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 Fulton County.

Fulton County, Arkansas Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Fulton County, Arkansas

Fulton County features 300 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 Fulton County, Arkansas

There are 101 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fulton County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fulton County, Arkansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fulton County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Fulton County.

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

2023 Fulton 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
Fulton County, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $481 $547 $720 $1,000 $1,167
Fulton County, 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.

Fulton County, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 401
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 300
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.23%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.27
Median Household Income $37,066 ±$4,108
Median Rent $508 ±$63
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.01% ± 8.3pp
Total Population 12,224

Population and Household Demographics

Fulton County is a county in Arkansas with a population of 12,224. There are 5,300 households in the county with an average household size of 2.27 persons. 24.23% of households in Fulton County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fulton County

The median gross income for households in Fulton County is $37,066 a year, or $3,089 a month. The median rent for the county is $508 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fulton County, a household making less than $1,693 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Fulton County.

Area Median Income In Fulton 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 Fulton County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $51,300

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 Fulton 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 Fulton County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fulton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,590 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $34,950 $37,350 $39,750
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fulton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,100 $24,100 $27,100 $30,100 $32,550 $34,950 $37,350 $39,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fulton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$33,750 $38,550 $43,350 $48,150 $52,050 $55,900 $59,750 $63,600