Affordable Housing In State Line
Greene County, Mississippi

Affordable Housing programs support 24 income based apartments in State Line where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in State Line that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in State Line, Mississippi

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in State Line. Go to the Mississippi Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near State Line.

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Affordable Housing Near State Line

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Leakesville, MS Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Leakesville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving State Line, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VIII Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
Go to the Mississippi Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near State Line.

State Line, Mississippi Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in State Line, Mississippi

State Line features 24 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 State Line, Mississippi

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in State Line.

Housing Choice Vouchers in State Line, Mississippi

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

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

2023 State Line, 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
State Line, Mississippi Fair Market Rent $578 $582 $766 $932 $1,041
State Line, Mississippi Payment Standard Range $520 to $636 $524 to $640 $689 to $843 $839 to $1,025 $937 to $1,145

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State Line, MS Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 24
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.06%
Average Renter Household Size 3.07
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $26,250 ±$7,136
Median Rent $341 ±$99
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 56.67% ± 27.68pp
Total Population 677

Population and Household Demographics

State Line is a city in Greene County, Mississippi with a population of 677. There are 272 households in the city with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 22.06% of households in State Line are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in State Line

The median gross income for households in State Line is $26,250 a year, or $2,188 a month. The median rent for the city is $341 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In State Line, a household making less than $1,137 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 56.67% of households who rent are overburdened in State Line.

Area Median Income In State Line

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 State Line, the AMI is calculated from all households within Greene County.

In State Line, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,600

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 State Line

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 State Line

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the State Line AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,000 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,300 $44,000
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the State Line AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,350 $26,650 $30,000 $33,300 $36,000 $38,650 $41,300 $44,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the State Line AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,350 $42,650 $48,000 $53,300 $57,600 $61,850 $66,100 $70,400