Affordable Housing In McDonald County
Missouri

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In McDonald County

Noel Heights II

402 Redwood Ln
Noel, Missouri
Subsidized

Noel Heights III

304 Redwood Ln
Noel, Missouri
Subsidized

Indian Creek Apartments I

30 Riverview Dr
Anderson, Missouri
Subsidized

Indian Creek Apartments

RR 3 Box 16
Anderson, Missouri

Indian Creek Apartments II

60 Riverview Dr
Anderson, Missouri
Subsidized

Anderson Apartments II

RR 3 BOX 3050
Anderson, Missouri

Noel Heights Apartments

RR 1 Box 249
Noel, Missouri

N and F Goodman Apartments

126 S 2nd St
Goodman, Missouri

The Summit

214 Clay St
Pineville, Missouri
Subsidized

Noel Apartments II

PO Box 249
Noel, Missouri

Guide To Affordable Housing in McDonald County, Missouri

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 362 affordable apartments for rent in McDonald County, Missouri.

Income Based Apartments in McDonald County, Missouri

McDonald County features 254 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 McDonald County, Missouri

There are 108 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in McDonald County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in McDonald County, Missouri

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in McDonald County, Missouri for a two-bedroom apartment is between $617 and $754.

2022 McDonald County, Missouri 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
McDonald County, Missouri Fair Market Rent $591 $601 $685 $953 $1,090
McDonald County, Missouri Payment Standard Range $532 to $650 $541 to $661 $617 to $754 $858 to $1,048 $981 to $1,199

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

McDonald County, MO Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 362
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 254
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.71%
Average Renter Household Size 2.74
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $38,368 ±$2,156
Median Rent $581 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34.16% ± 5.64pp
Total Population 22,763

Population and Household Demographics

McDonald County is a county in Missouri with a population of 22,763. There are 8,318 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 29.71% of households in McDonald County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in McDonald County

The median gross income for households in McDonald County is $38,368 a year, or $3,197 a month. The median rent for the county is $581 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In McDonald County, a household making less than $1,937 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.16% of households who rent are overburdened in McDonald County.

Area Median Income In McDonald County

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.

In McDonald County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,500

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 McDonald County

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 McDonald County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the McDonald County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $30,450 $32,700 $34,950 $37,200
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the McDonald County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$19,750 $22,550 $25,350 $28,150 $30,450 $32,700 $34,950 $37,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the McDonald County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$31,550 $36,050 $40,550 $45,050 $48,700 $52,300 $55,900 $59,500

Cities In McDonald County

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City Served By
Anderson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Anderson is the Anderson Housing Authority.
Ginger Blue
Goodman
Lanagan
Noel The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Noel is the Noel Housing Authority.
Pineville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pineville is the Pineville Housing Authority.
Southwest City