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Affordable Housing In Bosque County
Texas

8 Low Income Apartment Communities In Bosque County

Clifton Manor Apartments

115 S Avenue P
Clifton, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Bosque Village

110 S. Ave M
Clifton, Texas
Call For Rent
2 BR

205 N 1st St

205 N 1st St
Meridian, Texas
Subsidized

608 N Avenue I

608 N Avenue I
Clifton, Texas
Subsidized

Valley Mills Manor

200 Nutt St
Valley Mills, Texas

407 D St

407 D St
Meridian, Texas

Clifton Manor

610 S Avenue F
Clifton, Texas

Cranfills Gap Housing Devlp Inc

307 North 3rd St
Cranfills Gap, Texas
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Housing Authorities that serve Bosque County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Bosque County, Texas

There are 8 low income housing apartment communities offering 280 affordable apartments for rent in Bosque County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Bosque County, Texas

Bosque County features 120 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 Bosque County, Texas

There are 160 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Bosque County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Bosque County, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Bosque County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Bosque 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 $529 $542 $714 $890 $1,010
Payment Standard Range $476 to $582 $488 to $596 $643 to $785 $801 to $979 $909 to $1,111

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Bosque County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 8
Total Low Income Apartments 280
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 120
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.59%
Average Renter Household Size 2.57
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $44,674 ±$3,329
Median Rent $629 ±$43
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.12% ± 5.26pp
Total Population 17,971

Population and Household Demographics

Bosque County is a county in Texas with a population of 17,971. There are 6,999 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 22.59% of households in Bosque County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Bosque County

The median gross income for households in Bosque County is $44,674 a year, or $3,723 a month. The median rent for the county is $629 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Bosque County, a household making less than $2,097 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.12% of households who rent are overburdened in Bosque County.

Area Median Income In Bosque 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 Bosque County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,800

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 Bosque 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 Bosque County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $34,700 $37,100 $39,500
50% of Median $20,950 $23,950 $26,950 $29,900 $32,300 $34,700 $37,100 $39,500
80% of Median $33,500 $38,300 $43,100 $47,850 $51,700 $55,550 $59,350 $63,200

Cities In Bosque County

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City Served By
Clifton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clifton are the Housing Authority of Clifton and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Cranfills Gap The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cranfills Gap is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Iredell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Iredell is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Laguna Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Laguna Park is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Meridian The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Meridian are the Housing Authority of Meridian and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Morgan The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morgan is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Valley Mills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Valley Mills is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Walnut Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Walnut Springs is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.