Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Fulton, MO

Discover affordable housing in Fulton where there are 9+ 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.

Rocktree Apartments

2089 Manor Dr, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Fulton Apartments

310 Christopher Ln, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Liberty Apartments

531 Old Jefferson City Rd, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Brady Independent Living Center

606 W Chestnut St, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Missouri Assn. of the Deaf Apartments

1001 Merklin Dr, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Callaway Village Apartments

547 Amerihost Dr, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Fulton Senior Apartments

451 E Saint Eunice Rd, Fulton, Missouri 65251

Fulton Housing Authority

350 Sycamore, Fulton, Missouri 65251


418 E Saint Eunice Rd, Fulton, Missouri 65251

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Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Lorena Bentley

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Fulton, Missouri
$5.45 (+44%) more than Missouri minimum wage and $10.50 (+145%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Fulton, Missouri?

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 Fulton, Missouri.

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

How many renters live in Fulton, Missouri?

The City of Fulton has 12,648 people living in 3,419 households.

There are 3,509 renters living in 1,462 renter households in this City. Renters make up 27.74 percent of the population living in Fulton.

What is the rental market like in Fulton, Missouri?

There are an estimated 3,920 housing units in the Fulton area. Of these, 1,505 units are rental homes, making up 38 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Fulton, Missouri, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Fulton?

The rental vacancy rate in Fulton 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 Fulton for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Fulton
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
24 328 629 382 83
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Fulton

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

How many renter households in Fulton are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 33 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 15 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Fulton

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $708 to $1,380. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $708
One BR $713
Two BR $937
Three BR $1,133
Four BR $1,380
2024 Fair Market Rents in Fulton, Missouri

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

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 24 100 percent
One BR 276 84 percent
Two BR 347 55 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Fulton, Missouri

How many affordable rental units are in Fulton?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 278
Public Housing 200
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 127
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 31
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Fulton, Missouri

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

Income Based Apartments in Fulton, Missouri

Fulton features 362 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 Fulton, Missouri

There are 120 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fulton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fulton, Missouri

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fulton, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $843 and $1,031.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.