Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Sledge, MS

Discover affordable housing in Sledge where there are 2+ 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.

Clint Handy Estates

201 Liebman Cove, Sledge, Mississippi 38670

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

Quitman County Development Organization

201 Williams Ave, Sledge, Mississippi 38670

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Sledge, Mississippi

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
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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.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Sledge, Mississippi
$9.85 (+136%) more than Mississippi minimum wage and $9.85 (+136%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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How many renters live in Sledge, Mississippi?

The City of Sledge has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 31.55 percent of the population living in Sledge.

What is the rental market like in Sledge, Mississippi?

There are an estimated housing units in the Sledge area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Sledge, Mississippi, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Sledge?

The rental vacancy rate in Sledge is 0 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 Sledge for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Sledge
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 0 25 20 4
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Sledge

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

How Much Is Rent in Sledge

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $683 to $1,532. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $683
One BR $687
Two BR $903
Three BR $1,203
Four BR $1,532
2024 Fair Market Rents in Sledge, Mississippi

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Sledge?

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
Two BR 23 92 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Sledge, Mississippi

How many affordable rental units are in Sledge?

Income Based Apartments in Sledge, Mississippi

Sledge features 0 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 Sledge, Mississippi

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sledge.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Sledge, Mississippi

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Sledge, Mississippi for a two-bedroom apartment is between $813 and $993.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.