. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Hamburg, Arkansas - Affordable Housing Online

Ashley Place

East Jefferson St
Hamburg, Arkansas
S. 811 Supportive

Ludbar Apartments

500 Ludbar Cir
Hamburg, Arkansas
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Deer Run Apartments - Hamburg

25 Deer Run Cir
Hamburg, Arkansas
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural
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There are 0 low-income apartments in Hamburg that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 97 low-income homes in Hamburg where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $293 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Hamburg, 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
Ashley County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Arkansas Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Hamburg.

Hamburg, Arkansas Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Hamburg, Arkansas

Hamburg features 97 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 Hamburg, Arkansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hamburg, Arkansas

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

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

2023 Hamburg, 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
Hamburg, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $594 $597 $720 $876 $1,226
Hamburg, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $535 to $653 $537 to $657 $648 to $792 $788 to $964 $1,103 to $1,349

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Hamburg, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 97
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 97
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.59%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.40
Median Household Income $30,563 ±$6,770
Median Rent $571 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.8% ± 18.62pp
Total Population 2,819

Population and Household Demographics

Hamburg is a city in Ashley County, Arkansas with a population of 2,819. There are 1,152 households in the city with an average household size of 2.40 persons. 33.59% of households in Hamburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hamburg

The median gross income for households in Hamburg is $30,563 a year, or $2,547 a month. The median rent for the city is $571 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hamburg, a household making less than $1,903 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.8% of households who rent are overburdened in Hamburg.

Area Median Income In Hamburg

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 Hamburg, the AMI is calculated from all households within Ashley County.

In Hamburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,100

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 Hamburg

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 Hamburg

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hamburg 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 Hamburg 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 Hamburg 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