Affordable Housing In Marmaduke
Greene County, Arkansas

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Marmaduke

Marmaduke Villa Apartments

7231 Highway 34
Marmaduke, Arkansas
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1 BR
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Maramaduke

853 W Lillian Blvd
Marmaduke, Arkansas
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Marmaduke, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Marmaduke, Arkansas

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Marmaduke Public Housing
Greene County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Paragould Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Marmaduke, Arkansas

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 78 affordable apartments for rent in Marmaduke, Arkansas.

Income Based Apartments in Marmaduke, Arkansas

Marmaduke features 78 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 Marmaduke, Arkansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Marmaduke, Arkansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Marmaduke landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Marmaduke.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Marmaduke, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $623 and $761.

2022 Marmaduke, 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
Marmaduke, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $513 $607 $692 $983 $1,056
Marmaduke, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $462 to $564 $546 to $668 $623 to $761 $885 to $1,081 $950 to $1,162

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Marmaduke, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 78
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 78
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 43.2%
Average Renter Household Size 2.30
Average Household Size 2.75
Median Household Income $31,379 ±$2,986
Median Rent $454 ±$113
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.58% ± 12.37pp
Total Population 1,132

Population and Household Demographics

Marmaduke is a city in Greene County, Arkansas with a population of 1,132. There are 412 households in the city with an average household size of 2.75 persons. 43.2% of households in Marmaduke are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Marmaduke

The median gross income for households in Marmaduke is $31,379 a year, or $2,615 a month. The median rent for the city is $454 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Marmaduke, a household making less than $1,513 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.58% of households who rent are overburdened in Marmaduke.

Area Median Income In Marmaduke

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 Marmaduke, the AMI is calculated from all households within Greene County.

In Marmaduke, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $58,500

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 Marmaduke

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 Marmaduke

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Marmaduke AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $33,950 $36,300 $38,650
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Marmaduke AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$20,500 $23,400 $26,350 $29,250 $31,600 $33,950 $36,300 $38,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Marmaduke AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$32,800 $37,450 $42,150 $46,800 $50,550 $54,300 $58,050 $61,800