Affordable Housing In Brazoria County
Texas

29 Low Income Apartment Communities In Brazoria County

Cobblestone Park I

3800 County Road 94
Manvel, Texas

Gibraltar

201 Verde Dr
Clute, Texas

Costa Verde

101 Verde Dr
Clute, Texas

Lexington Square

1324 Hospital Dr
Angleton, Texas
Subsidized

Magnolia Acres

108 Deborah Dr
Angleton, Texas
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Tarc Group Home 5 Apartments

802 Tovrea Rd
Alvin, Texas
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Stonegate at Alvin

1277 Dickinson Rd
Alvin, Texas
Accepts Vouchers

Northside Plaza Apartments

1753 W Henderson Rd
Angleton, Texas
Subsidized

Northside Senior Citizens

1749 W Henderson Rd
Angleton, Texas

Sweeny Manor Apartments

902 Texas Ave
Sweeny, Texas
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Brazoria County

Housing Authority Programs
Brazoria County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Brazoria County, Texas

There are 29 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,166 affordable apartments for rent in Brazoria County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Brazoria County, Texas

Brazoria County features 800 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 Brazoria County, Texas

There are 1,366 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Brazoria County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Brazoria County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Brazoria County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Brazoria County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Brazoria County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 29
Total Low Income Apartments 2,166
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 800
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.23%
Average Renter Household Size 2.50
Average Household Size 2.85
Median Household Income $69,749 ±$2,073
Median Rent $904 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.99% ± 2.8pp
Total Population 331,741

Population and Household Demographics

Brazoria County is a County in Texas with a population of 331,741. There are 112,510 households in the county with an average household size of 2.85 persons. 28.23% of households in Brazoria County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Brazoria County

The median gross income for households in Brazoria County is $69,749 a year, or $5,812 a month. The median rent for the county is $904 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Brazoria County, a household making less than $3,013 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.99% of households who rent are overburdened in Brazoria County.1

Area Median Income In Brazoria 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 Brazoria County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $94,200

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 Brazoria 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 Brazoria County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $19,800 $22,600 $25,450 $28,250 $30,550 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200
80% of Median $52,750 $60,300 $67,850 $75,350 $81,400 $87,450 $93,450 $99,500

Cities In Brazoria County

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City Listings Served By
Clute 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clute is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Angleton 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Angleton is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Sweeny 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sweeny is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Freeport 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Freeport is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Brazoria 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brazoria is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Alvin 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alvin is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Pearland 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pearland is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Lake Jackson 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Jackson is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
West Columbia 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Columbia is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Danbury 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Danbury is the Brazoria County Housing Authority.
Manvel 1
Bailey's Prairie 0
Bonney 0
Brookside Village 0
Damon 0
Hillcrest 0
Holiday Lakes 0
Iowa Colony 0
Jones Creek 0
Liverpool 0
Oyster Creek 0
Quintana 0
Richwood 0
Rosharon 0
Surfside Beach 0
Wild Peach Village 0