Affordable Housing In Brushy Creek
Williamson County, Texas

Guide To Affordable Housing in Brushy Creek, Texas

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Brushy Creek, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Brushy Creek, Texas

Brushy Creek features 0 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 Brushy Creek, Texas

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Brushy Creek.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Brushy Creek, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Brushy Creek landlords $1,100 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $700 towards rent in Brushy Creek.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Brushy Creek, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,306 and $1,596.

2022 Brushy Creek, 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
Brushy Creek, Texas Fair Market Rent $1,092 $1,236 $1,451 $1,867 $2,194
Brushy Creek, Texas Payment Standard Range $983 to $1,201 $1,112 to $1,360 $1,306 to $1,596 $1,680 to $2,054 $1,975 to $2,413

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Brushy Creek, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.56
Average Household Size 3.05
Median Household Income $99,544 ±$6,133
Median Rent $1,194 ±$80
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.44% ± 8.3pp
Total Population 21,254

Population and Household Demographics

Brushy Creek is a city in Williamson County, Texas with a population of 21,254. There are 6,959 households in the city with an average household size of 3.05 persons. 24.31% of households in Brushy Creek are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Brushy Creek

The median gross income for households in Brushy Creek is $99,544 a year, or $8,295 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,194 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Brushy Creek, a household making less than $3,980 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.44% of households who rent are overburdened in Brushy Creek.

Area Median Income In Brushy Creek

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Brushy Creek, the AMI is calculated from all households within Williamson County.

In Brushy Creek, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $98,900

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 Brushy Creek

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 Brushy Creek

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Brushy Creek AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,800 $23,750 $26,700 $29,650 $32,050 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Brushy Creek AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$34,650 $39,600 $44,550 $49,450 $53,450 $57,400 $61,350 $65,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Brushy Creek AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,400 $63,300 $71,200 $79,100 $85,450 $91,800 $98,100 $104,450