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Renegar Apartments

75 Cadron Creek Rd
Quitman, Arkansas
S. 202

Northpoint Apartments

89 Treasure Hill Dr
Quitman, Arkansas
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural
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There are 0 low-income apartments in Quitman that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 48 low-income homes in Quitman where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Quitman, 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
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 Quitman.

Quitman, Arkansas Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Quitman, Arkansas

Quitman features 48 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 Quitman, Arkansas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Quitman, Arkansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Quitman, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $700 and $856.

2023 Quitman, 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
Quitman, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $583 $591 $778 $949 $1,045
Quitman, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $525 to $641 $532 to $650 $700 to $856 $854 to $1,044 $941 to $1,150

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Quitman, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 48
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 48
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.60
Average Household Size 2.56
Median Household Income $30,341 ±$11,192
Median Rent $605 ±$77
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.61% ± 15.72pp
Total Population 806

Population and Household Demographics

Quitman is a city in Cleburne County, Arkansas with a population of 806. There are 315 households in the city with an average household size of 2.56 persons. 37.78% of households in Quitman are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Quitman

The median gross income for households in Quitman is $30,341 a year, or $2,528 a month. The median rent for the city is $605 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Quitman, a household making less than $2,017 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.61% of households who rent are overburdened in Quitman.

Area Median Income In Quitman

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 Quitman, the AMI is calculated from all households within Cleburne County.

In Quitman, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,000

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 Quitman

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 Quitman

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Quitman AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $34,600 $37,150 $39,700 $42,250
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Quitman AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,400 $25,600 $28,800 $32,000 $34,600 $37,150 $39,700 $42,250
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Quitman AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$35,850 $41,000 $46,100 $51,200 $55,300 $59,400 $63,500 $67,600