Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Mississippi County, AR

Discover affordable housing in Mississippi County where there are 43+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Leachville Estates Apartments

400 E 7th St, Leachville, Arkansas 72438

bed 1-2

Keiser Apartments

305 W Mill St, Keiser, Arkansas 72351

Keiser Apartments

306 W Mills St, Keiser, Arkansas 72351


400 W Keiser Ave, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

Osceola Village

700 Village Dr, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

Joiner Manor

103 Legion St, Joiner, Arkansas 72350

Seminole Village Apartments

501 Magnolia Dr, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

Joiner Village Apartments

139 Main St, Joiner, Arkansas 72350

Osceola Gardens

701 Seminole Dr, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

River Manor Apartments

1 River Cir, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

Luxora Garden Apartments

23 Joseph Warren SR Cir, Luxora, Arkansas 72358

Pine Cottages

100 Juniper Road, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

bed 3
payment $1250/mo.

Robindale East Apartments

389 N Hollywood St, Blytheville, Arkansas 72315

bed 1-3
payment $340-410/mo.

Oak Grove Apartments

300 Ken Dr, Osceola, Arkansas 72370

Roseland Apartments

816 N Davis St, Manila, Arkansas 72442


305 Ada St, Leachville, Arkansas 72438


609 N Boston St, Manila, Arkansas 72442

Village Oaks Apartments

1004 Byrum Rd, Blytheville, Arkansas 72315

David Lane Sunset ( Fka Blytheville Senior Citizens II )

1106 David Ln, Blytheville, Arkansas 72315

Roseland Lp

818 N Davis St, Manila, Arkansas 72442

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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
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elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Mississippi County, Arkansas
$4.42 (+40%) more than Arkansas minimum wage and $8.17 (+113%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
Learn More About Mississippi County, Arkansas Affordable Housing ↓

What HUD offices serve Mississippi 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Mississippi County, Arkansas.

Go to the Arkansas Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Mississippi County.

How many renters live in Mississippi County, Arkansas?

The County of Mississippi County has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this County. Renters make up 37.2 percent of the population living in Mississippi County.

What is the rental market like in Mississippi County, Arkansas?

There are an estimated housing units in the Mississippi County area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Mississippi County, Arkansas, there are 1.2 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Mississippi County?

The rental vacancy rate in Mississippi County is 14 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Mississippi County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Mississippi County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
557 547 2,321 2,207 324
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Mississippi County

A large number of apartments in Mississippi County have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Mississippi County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $598 to $1,084. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $598
One BR $623
Two BR $814
Three BR $1,080
Four BR $1,084
2024 Fair Market Rents in Mississippi County, Arkansas

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Mississippi County?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 464 83 percent
One BR 357 65 percent
Two BR 1,393 60 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Mississippi County, Arkansas

How many affordable rental units are in Mississippi County?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Mississippi County, Arkansas including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
USDA Section 514 Farm Labor Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Mississippi County features 1,350 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 Mississippi County, Arkansas

There are 74 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mississippi County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mississippi County, Arkansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mississippi County, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $733 and $895.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.