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

Discover affordable housing in Marshall where there are 12+ 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.

Valley Southwest Apartments

1930 S Valley Pkwy, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Westport Terrace

915 S Apache Dr, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Deer Creek Apartments

800 S Miami Ave, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Westport Village

911 S Apache Dr, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Mallory Place

1275 S Miami Ave, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Trade Winds Apartments

816 W Morrow St, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Crestwood Court

907 S Brunswick Ave, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Sunshine Estates

474 Miranda, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Westport Gardens

1500 W. College St, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Fox Creek Villas

2116 Atchison Ave, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Shelby Company

768 W Clara Street, Marshall, Missouri

Vest Morrow College

275 S Redman Ave, Marshall, Missouri 65340

Open Until Further Notice

Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Vanea Gardner

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Marshall, Missouri
$3.10 (+25%) more than Missouri minimum wage and $8.15 (+112%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Marshall, 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 Marshall, Missouri.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Marshall, Missouri.

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

How many renters live in Marshall, Missouri?

The City of Marshall has 13,687 people living in 4,376 households.

There are 3,179 renters living in 1,396 renter households in this City. Renters make up 23.23 percent of the population living in Marshall.

What is the rental market like in Marshall, Missouri?

There are an estimated 5,370 housing units in the Marshall area. Of these, 1,401 units are rental homes, making up 26 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Marshall, Missouri, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Marshall?

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

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Marshall
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 296 932 120 0
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Marshall

A large number of apartments in Marshall 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 Marshall are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 47 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 16 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 Marshall

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $613 to $1,241. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $613
One BR $619
Two BR $813
Three BR $1,126
Four BR $1,241
2024 Fair Market Rents in Marshall, Missouri

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

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
One BR 220 74 percent
Two BR 511 55 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Marshall, Missouri

How many affordable rental units are in Marshall?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 246
Public Housing 224
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 59
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 7
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 98
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Marshall, Missouri

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

Income Based Apartments in Marshall, Missouri

Marshall features 455 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 Marshall, Missouri

There are 82 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Marshall.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Marshall, Missouri

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Marshall, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $732 and $894.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.