Affordable Housing In Yellville
Marion County, Arkansas

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Yellville

Stonehill Apartments II

508 W 6th St
Yellville, Arkansas


415 W Old Main St
Yellville, Arkansas

Stonehill I Apartments

6th St
Yellville, Arkansas
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Yellville, 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 Yellville, Arkansas

Housing Authority Programs
Yellville Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Yellville, Arkansas

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 165 affordable apartments for rent in Yellville, Arkansas.

Income Based Apartments in Yellville, Arkansas

Yellville features 156 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 Yellville, Arkansas

There are 9 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Yellville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Yellville, Arkansas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Yellville, Arkansas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $586 and $716.

2022 Yellville, 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
Yellville, Arkansas Fair Market Rent $482 $495 $651 $805 $917
Yellville, Arkansas Payment Standard Range $434 to $530 $446 to $545 $586 to $716 $725 to $886 $825 to $1,009

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Yellville, AR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 165
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 156
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 39.71%
Average Renter Household Size 2.16
Average Household Size 2.32
Median Household Income $29,402 ±$4,271
Median Rent $504 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.36% ± 15.08pp
Total Population 1,180

Population and Household Demographics

Yellville is a city in Marion County, Arkansas with a population of 1,180. There are 481 households in the city with an average household size of 2.32 persons. 39.71% of households in Yellville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Yellville

The median gross income for households in Yellville is $29,402 a year, or $2,450 a month. The median rent for the city is $504 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Yellville, a household making less than $1,680 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.36% of households who rent are overburdened in Yellville.

Area Median Income In Yellville

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 Yellville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Marion County.

In Yellville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,900

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 Yellville

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 Yellville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Yellville 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 Yellville 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 Yellville 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