Poulan Pro PR500N21SH High-Wheel Side Discharge/Mulch Push Mower, 21-Inch
If a high wheel cut is what you desire in a budget mower, than the Poulan Pro PR500N21SH High-Wheel Side Discharge/Mulch Push Mower, 21-Inch is the best of the bunch. Powered by a reliable Briggs and Stratton 140cc motor, which will supply about 5 ft. lbs. of torque, you'll get a superior cutting mower on the cheap.
It comes with a side discharge but it will also convert to a mulching mower as well. The wheels adjust for height and while the 21 inch cutting deck is best for smaller city lawns, it will take on medium sized lawns too. It is also CARB compliant and has a two year warranty. This is the best budget high wheel mower on the list.