Affordable Housing In Oden
Montgomery County, Arkansas

Guide To Affordable Housing in Oden, Arkansas

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Oden, Arkansas.

Income Based Apartments in Oden, Arkansas

Oden features 0 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 Oden, Arkansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Oden, Arkansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Oden, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $584 and $714.

2022 Oden, 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
Oden, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $481 $570 $649 $916 $1,111
Oden, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $433 to $529 $513 to $627 $584 to $714 $824 to $1,008 $1,000 to $1,222

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Oden, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 4.11%
Average Renter Household Size 3.33
Average Household Size 3.29
Median Household Income $45,750 ±$10,158
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 733.33pp
Total Population 240

Population and Household Demographics

Oden is a city in Montgomery County, Arkansas with a population of 240. There are 73 households in the city with an average household size of 3.29 persons. 4.11% of households in Oden are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Oden

The median gross income for households in Oden is $45,750 a year, or $3,813 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Oden, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Oden.

Area Median Income In Oden

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 Oden, the AMI is calculated from all households within Montgomery County.

In Oden, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,200

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 Oden

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 Oden

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Oden AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $29,250 $31,400 $33,550 $35,750
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Oden AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$18,950 $21,650 $24,350 $27,050 $29,250 $31,400 $33,550 $35,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Oden AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$30,350 $34,650 $39,000 $43,300 $46,800 $50,250 $53,700 $57,200