Affordable Housing In Mammoth Spring
Fulton County, Arkansas

Affordable Housing programs support 66 income based apartments in Mammoth Spring where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Mammoth Spring that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Mammoth Spring.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Arkansas Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Mammoth Spring.

Spring Creek Apartments

1075 Cochran Dr
Mammoth Spring, Arkansas
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Mammoth Spring Estates

945 Walker Ave
Mammoth Spring, Arkansas
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Mammoth Spring

145 N 14th St
Mammoth Spring, Arkansas
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Affordable Housing Near Mammoth Spring

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Mammoth Spring, 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
Mammoth Spring Housing Authority Public Housing
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 Mammoth Spring.

Mammoth Spring, Arkansas Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas

Mammoth Spring features 66 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 Mammoth Spring, Arkansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas

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

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

2023 Mammoth Spring, 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
Mammoth Spring, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $481 $547 $720 $1,000 $1,167
Mammoth Spring, 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.

Mammoth Spring, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 66
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 66
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.91%
Average Renter Household Size 1.93
Average Household Size 1.95
Median Household Income $25,500 ±$8,324
Median Rent $469 ±$51
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.88% ± 17.61pp
Total Population 981

Population and Household Demographics

Mammoth Spring is a city in Fulton County, Arkansas with a population of 981. There are 504 households in the city with an average household size of 1.95 persons. 35.91% of households in Mammoth Spring are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mammoth Spring

The median gross income for households in Mammoth Spring is $25,500 a year, or $2,125 a month. The median rent for the city is $469 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mammoth Spring, a household making less than $1,563 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.88% of households who rent are overburdened in Mammoth Spring.

Area Median Income In Mammoth Spring

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 Mammoth Spring, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fulton County.

In Mammoth Spring, 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 Mammoth Spring

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 Mammoth Spring

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mammoth Spring 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 Mammoth Spring 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 Mammoth Spring 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