. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Centreville, Mississippi - Affordable Housing Online

Pinetree Apartments J and a Mgmt Co

440 S Crosby St
Centreville, Mississippi
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Centreville Apartments

Fort St
Centreville, Mississippi
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Centreville Apartments

822 Nashville St
Centreville, Mississippi

Centreville Apartments Homes Llc

100 Mangum St
Centreville, Mississippi
Rent Assisted

Centreville Apartments Homes I Llc

200 E Joseph St
Centreville, Mississippi
Rent Assisted

Pinetree Manor

440 S Cosby St
Centreville, Mississippi
Rent Assisted
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There are 96 low-income apartments in Centreville that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 68 low-income homes in Centreville where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $302 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.

Centreville, Mississippi Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Centreville, Mississippi

Centreville features 68 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 Centreville, Mississippi

There are 96 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Centreville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Centreville, Mississippi

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Centreville, Mississippi for a two-bedroom apartment is between $689 and $843.

2023 Centreville, Mississippi 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
Centreville, Mississippi Fair Market Rent $608 $611 $766 $959 $1,041
Centreville, Mississippi Payment Standard Range $547 to $669 $550 to $672 $689 to $843 $863 to $1,055 $937 to $1,145

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Centreville, MS Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 164
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 68
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.84%
Average Renter Household Size 3.18
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $24,451 ±$5,794
Median Rent $313 ±$178
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 15.13% ± 11.18pp
Total Population 1,765

Population and Household Demographics

Centreville is a city in Amite County, Mississippi with a population of 1,765. There are 664 households in the city with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 35.84% of households in Centreville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Centreville

The median gross income for households in Centreville is $24,451 a year, or $2,038 a month. The median rent for the city is $313 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Centreville, a household making less than $1,043 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 15.13% of households who rent are overburdened in Centreville.

Area Median Income In Centreville

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 Centreville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Amite County.

In Centreville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $43,400

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 Centreville

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 Centreville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Centreville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,580 $19,720 $24,860 $30,000 $33,600 $36,100 $38,600 $41,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Centreville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,800 $24,900 $28,000 $31,100 $33,600 $36,100 $38,600 $41,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Centreville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,850 $39,800 $44,800 $49,750 $53,750 $57,750 $61,700 $65,700