Affordable Housing In Pulaski County
Arkansas

133 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pulaski County

Shorter College Gardens

800 N Beech St
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Albert Pike Apartments

701 Scott St
Little Rock, Arkansas
$890-1,265
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Summit at Geyer Springs

5201 Geyer Springs Road
Little Rock, Arkansas
$449-549
1-2 BR

Parkview Towers

1200 Commerce St
Little Rock, Arkansas
$475-575
Studio-1 BR
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Argenta Square Apartments

617 N Maple St
North Little Rock, Arkansas
$610-695
1-2 BR

Ridge at North Little Rock

940 W Scenic Dr
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Cloverdale Estates

7009 Baseline Rd
Little Rock, Arkansas
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Spring Valley

8701 Interstate 30
Little Rock, Arkansas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Audubon Pointe

100 Audubon Dr.
Maumelle, Arkansas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Park Crest Apartments

100 Manson Road
Sherwood, Arkansas
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Pulaski 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.

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 Pulaski County, Arkansas

Housing Authority Programs
Pulaski County Housing Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pulaski County, Arkansas

There are 133 low income housing apartment communities offering 12,494 affordable apartments for rent in Pulaski County, Arkansas.

Income Based Apartments in Pulaski County, Arkansas

Pulaski County features 5,348 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 Pulaski County, Arkansas

There are 6,968 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pulaski County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pulaski County, Arkansas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pulaski County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Pulaski County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pulaski County, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $750 and $916.

2022 Pulaski County, 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
Pulaski County, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $706 $728 $833 $1,118 $1,330
Pulaski County, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $635 to $777 $655 to $801 $750 to $916 $1,006 to $1,230 $1,197 to $1,463

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pulaski County, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 133
Total Low Income Apartments 12,494
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 5,348
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $46,140 ±$890
Median Rent $779 ±$9
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.82% ± 1.73pp
Total Population 390,463

Population and Household Demographics

Pulaski County is a county in Arkansas with a population of 390,463. There are 154,240 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 39.78% of households in Pulaski County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pulaski County

The median gross income for households in Pulaski County is $46,140 a year, or $3,845 a month. The median rent for the county is $779 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pulaski County, a household making less than $2,597 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Pulaski County.

Area Median Income In Pulaski County

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.

In Pulaski County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,500

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 Pulaski County

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 Pulaski County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pulaski County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,050 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pulaski County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,050 $28,600 $32,200 $35,750 $38,650 $41,500 $44,350 $47,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pulaski County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,050 $45,800 $51,500 $57,200 $61,800 $66,400 $70,950 $75,550

Cities In Pulaski County

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City Served By
Alexander The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alexander is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Cammack Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cammack Village is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
College Station The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves College Station is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Gibson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gibson is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Hensley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hensley is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Jacksonville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Jacksonville are the Jacksonville Housing Authority and Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Landmark The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Landmark is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Little Rock The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Little Rock are the Metropolitan Housing Alliance and Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Maumelle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maumelle is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
McAlmont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves McAlmont is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Natural Steps The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Natural Steps is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
North Little Rock The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve North Little Rock are the North Little Rock Housing Authority and Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Roland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roland is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Sherwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sherwood are the Pulaski County Housing Agency and North Little Rock Housing Authority.
Sweet Home The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sweet Home is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Woodson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodson is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.
Wrightsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wrightsville is the Pulaski County Housing Agency.