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

Discover affordable housing in Randolph County where there are 15+ 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.

Oak Creek Apartments

2526 Oak Creek Drive, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

bed Studio-3

Rolling Hills Apartments

1800 Rolling Hills Cv, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

bed 1

Pocahontas Square

1408 Decker St, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

bed 1-2

South Point Apartments

1705 A Deshae Cv, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

bed 1

Broadway Cove Apartments

33 Broadway Cv, Maynard, Arkansas 72444

bed 1

Reyno Manor

9 Reyno Manor, Reyno, Arkansas 72462

B.R.A.D. Black River Housing

1902 TRAMCAR DR, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

bed 2-3

22 Aaron St Unit 1

22 Aaron St, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

bed 2
payment $800/mo.

Patrick Manor, Inc

2103 Pace Rd, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

Brad of Pocahontas

1916 W Pyburn St, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

Sunshine Valley Apt Suneshine Valley

150 Galbraith Rd, Ravenden Springs, Arkansas

Golden Gate Terrace

Spencer and Mosely Streets, Maynard, Arkansas

Pine Village

# 10 Pine Village Circle, Reyno, Arkansas

Imboden Villa Apartments

190 Plateau Ln, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455

Reyno Elderly Apartments

1 Hickory St, Reyno, Arkansas 0

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Randolph 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
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
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 Randolph County, Arkansas
$4.42 (+40%) more than Arkansas minimum wage and $8.17 (+113%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
Learn More About Randolph County, Arkansas Affordable Housing ↓

How many renters live in Randolph County, Arkansas?

The County of Randolph County has 18,619 people living in 7,190 households.

There are 4,986 renters living in 1,909 renter households in this County. Renters make up 26.78 percent of the population living in Randolph County.

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

There are an estimated 8,587 housing units in the Randolph County area. Of these, 2,006 units are rental homes, making up 23 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Randolph County, Arkansas, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Randolph County?

The rental vacancy rate in Randolph County is 3 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

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

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Randolph County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
81 350 702 733 43
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Randolph County

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

How many renter households in Randolph County are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 38 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 13 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Randolph County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $604 to $1,381. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $604
One BR $725
Two BR $814
Three BR $1,147
Four BR $1,381
2024 Fair Market Rents in Randolph County, Arkansas

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Randolph 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 48 59 percent
One BR 316 90 percent
Two BR 420 60 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Randolph County, Arkansas

How many affordable rental units are in Randolph County?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 133
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 254
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 26
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 133
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Randolph County, Arkansas

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

Income Based Apartments in Randolph County, Arkansas

Randolph County features 239 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 Randolph County, Arkansas

There are 29 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Randolph County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Randolph County, Arkansas

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

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.