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Affordable Housing In Atascosa County
Texas

11 Low Income Apartment Communities In Atascosa County

Jourdanton Square Apartments

2701 Zanderson
Jourdanton, Texas
$515-680
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Las Fresas Apartments

764 Church Dr.
Poteet, Texas
$512-709
1-3 BR

Farm Labor Housing

400 4th St
Poteet, Texas
Subsidized

St Francis Villa Apartments

715 Trade
Pleasanton, Texas
Subsidized

Jourdanton ( City of )

Hwy 16 N
Jourdanton, Texas

Crestview Apartments

PO Box 1299
Poteet, Texas
Subsidized

Pleasanton Seniors Apartments

1547 Jami Dr
Pleasanton, Texas

Lytle Apartments

14720 Main St
Lytle, Texas
Subsidized

Pleasanton Apartments

801 Oakhaven Rd
Pleasanton, Texas

618 Shady Oak Dr

618 Shady Oak Dr
Pleasanton, Texas

Housing Authorities that serve Atascosa County

Housing Authority Programs
Alamo Area Council of Governments Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Atascosa County, Texas

There are 11 low income housing apartment communities offering 346 affordable apartments for rent in Atascosa County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Atascosa County, Texas

Atascosa County features 258 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 Atascosa County, Texas

There are 88 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Atascosa County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Atascosa County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Atascosa County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Atascosa County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Atascosa County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $793 and $969.

2021 Atascosa County, Texas 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
Fair Market Rent $603 $773 $881 $1,096 $1,417
Payment Standard Range $543 to $663 $696 to $850 $793 to $969 $986 to $1,206 $1,275 to $1,559

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Atascosa County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 346
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 258
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.74%
Average Renter Household Size 2.92
Average Household Size 3.04
Median Household Income $52,192 ±$3,005
Median Rent $742 ±$56
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.25% ± 6.3pp
Total Population 47,050

Population and Household Demographics

Atascosa County is a county in Texas with a population of 47,050. There are 15,363 households in the county with an average household size of 3.04 persons. 25.74% of households in Atascosa County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Atascosa County

The median gross income for households in Atascosa County is $52,192 a year, or $4,349 a month. The median rent for the county is $742 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Atascosa County, a household making less than $2,473 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Atascosa County.

Area Median Income In Atascosa 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 Atascosa County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,900

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 Atascosa 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 Atascosa County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,200 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,000 $41,550
50% of Median $22,050 $25,200 $28,350 $31,450 $34,000 $36,500 $39,000 $41,550
80% of Median $35,250 $40,250 $45,300 $50,300 $54,350 $58,350 $62,400 $66,400

Cities In Atascosa County

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City Served By
Charlotte The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Charlotte are the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Alamo Area Council of Governments.
Christine The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Christine are the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Alamo Area Council of Governments.
Jourdanton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Jourdanton are the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Alamo Area Council of Governments.
Leming The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Leming are the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Alamo Area Council of Governments.
Lytle The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lytle are the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Alamo Area Council of Governments.
Pleasanton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pleasanton are the Pleasanton Housing Authority, Alamo Area Council of Governments and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Poteet The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Poteet are the Poteet Housing Authority, Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and Alamo Area Council of Governments.