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

Discover affordable housing in Starkville 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.

Reed Place

114 Reed Ridge Cir, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Brookville Gardens Apartments

305 Everglade Ave, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Boardtown Village

905 N Montgomery St, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Canterbury Townhouses

193 Old Mayhew Road, #31, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Grove Apartments

205 Lynn Ln, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Clark Grove

308 Reed Road, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

bed 3
payment $863/mo.

Ferndale Manor Apartments .

113 Lynn Ln, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

bed 1-3

Southgate Arms

135 Sand Rd, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Chateau Maroon CO Guyton Prop Mgmt

512 Green St, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Chandler Park Apartments II

309 Reed Rd, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Reed Place, Phase II

398 REED RD, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Starkville Plaza C/O the Lloyd Group Inc

1426 Highway 25 South, Starkville, Mississippi

Wood Reed Street

100 Pecan Acres, Starkville, Mississippi 39759

Conner Heights

1429 Louisville St, Starkville, Mississippi 39735

Henderson Street Redevelopmen

104 Short Curry St, Starkville, Mississippi 0

auto_awesome Focus Results:
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
accessible_forward Disability

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Starkville, 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
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.
Open Until Further Notice

Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Nathan Brunet

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Starkville, Mississippi
$18.90/hour
$11.65 (+161%) more than Mississippi minimum wage and $11.65 (+161%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Starkville, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Starkville, Mississippi.
Operates the Public Housing programs for Starkville, Mississippi.

Go to the Mississippi Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Starkville.

How many renters live in Starkville, Mississippi?

The City of Starkville has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 52.32 percent of the population living in Starkville.

What is the rental market like in Starkville, Mississippi?

There are an estimated housing units in the Starkville area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Starkville, Mississippi, there are 1.15 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Starkville?

The rental vacancy rate in Starkville is 10 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Starkville for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Starkville
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
60 1,325 3,731 1,237 402
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Starkville

A large number of apartments in Starkville 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 Starkville

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $840 to $1,329. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $840
One BR $889
Two BR $998
Three BR $1,324
Four BR $1,329
2024 Fair Market Rents in Starkville, Mississippi

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

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 45 75 percent
One BR 893 67 percent
Two BR 2,433 65 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Starkville, Mississippi

How many affordable rental units are in Starkville?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Starkville, Mississippi including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Public Housing
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Starkville, Mississippi

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

Income Based Apartments in Starkville, Mississippi

Starkville features 744 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 Starkville, Mississippi

There are 448 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Starkville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Starkville, Mississippi

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Starkville, Mississippi for a two-bedroom apartment is between $898 and $1,098.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.