Low Income Apartments In Austin County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Austin County

Silver Lake Retirement Community

801 Main St
Sealy, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Pleasant Hills

2501 Anken Dr
Austin, TX

Cedar Cove Apartments

1400 Eagle Lake Rd
Sealy, TX
Subsidized

Park Place Apartments

20 S Mechanic St
Bellville, TX
Subsidized

M536268, Keystone Apartments

621 W Main St
Bellville, TX
HCV Welcome

Heritage Square Apartments

7626 Highway 60
Wallis, TX
Subsidized

Bell Oaks Village II

890 High Oaks Dr
Bellville, TX
HCV Welcome

300 S Thomas St

300 S Thomas St
Bellville, TX
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There are 8 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 409 affordable apartments for rent in Austin County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 243 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Austin County. There are 66 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Housing Authorities that serve Austin County

Housing Authority Programs
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Other Housing Authorities located in Austin County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Bellville Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Austin County, Texas

Austin County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 409
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 243
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.11%
Average Renter Household Size 2.69
Total Population 28,886
Housing Units 11,038
Average Household Size 2.59
Median Household Income $53,687 ±$3,810
Median Rent $825 ±$50
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34% ± 7.46pp

Population and Household Demographics

Austin County is a County in Texas with a population of 28,886. There are 11,038 households in the county with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 26.11% of households in Austin County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Austin County

The median gross income for households in Austin County is $53,687 a year, or $4,474 a month. The median rent for the county is $825 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Austin County, a household making less than $2,750 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34% of households who rent are overburdened in Austin County.1

Fair Market Rents in Austin County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$741 $792 $1,009 $1,264 $1,772

Cities In Austin County

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City Listings Served By
Wallis 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wallis is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Sealy 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sealy is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Bellville 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Bellville are the Housing Authority of the City of Bellville and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Brazos Country 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brazos Country is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Industry 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Industry is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
San Felipe 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves San Felipe is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.