Affordable Housing In Mccomb
Pike County, Mississippi

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Mccomb

Twin Pines

700 26th St.
Mccomb, Mississippi
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Pinnacle at Magnolia Pointe

1240 Parklane Dr.
Mccomb, Mississippi
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Community Park Apartments

108 Gillis Cir
Mccomb, Mississippi

The Willows

1106 Avenue C Ext
Mccomb, Mississippi
Elderly Supportive Housing

Pine Ridge Apartments

1039 Berthadale Rd
Mccomb, Mississippi

Pineview Estates

1010 Avenue B Ext
Mccomb, Mississippi

Timber Ridge Apartments

211 Llewellyn Ave
Mccomb, Mississippi

Millwood Village

1112 Dyson Drive
Mccomb, Mississippi

Timber Ridge Apartments 2

Marilyn Butler Dr
Mccomb, Mississippi

Camellia City Prop

832 White Blvd
Mccomb, Mississippi

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Mccomb, Mississippi

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 Mccomb, Mississippi

Housing Authority Programs
Mississippi Regional Housing Authority No. VII Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Mccomb, Mississippi

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,000 affordable apartments for rent in Mccomb, Mississippi.

Income Based Apartments in Mccomb, Mississippi

Mccomb features 752 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 Mccomb, Mississippi

There are 248 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mccomb.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mccomb, Mississippi

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mccomb, Mississippi for a two-bedroom apartment is between $670 and $818.

2022 Mccomb, 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
Mccomb, Mississippi Fair Market Rent $608 $647 $744 $966 $1,009
Mccomb, Mississippi Payment Standard Range $547 to $669 $582 to $712 $670 to $818 $869 to $1,063 $908 to $1,110

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Mccomb, MS Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 1,000
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 752
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 53.77%
Average Renter Household Size 2.46
Average Household Size 2.42
Median Household Income $29,720 ±$2,272
Median Rent $594 ±$41
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.62% ± 8.76pp
Total Population 12,723

Population and Household Demographics

Mccomb is a city in Pike County, Mississippi with a population of 12,723. There are 5,126 households in the city with an average household size of 2.42 persons. 53.77% of households in Mccomb are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mccomb

The median gross income for households in Mccomb is $29,720 a year, or $2,477 a month. The median rent for the city is $594 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mccomb, a household making less than $1,980 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.62% of households who rent are overburdened in Mccomb.

Area Median Income In Mccomb

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 Mccomb, the AMI is calculated from all households within Pike County.

In Mccomb, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $42,000

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 Mccomb

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 Mccomb

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mccomb AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $28,700 $30,800 $32,950 $35,050
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Mccomb AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$18,600 $21,250 $23,900 $26,550 $28,700 $30,800 $32,950 $35,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Mccomb AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$29,750 $34,000 $38,250 $42,500 $45,900 $49,300 $52,700 $56,100