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Affordable Housing In Camp County

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Camp County

Pittsburg Ha

310 Broach St
Pittsburg, Texas

Walker Creek Village, Phase I

E Side of Us Hwy 271
Pittsburg, Texas
Accepts Vouchers

Azalea Gardens

629 Quitman St
Pittsburg, Texas
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Camp County, Texas

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 206 affordable apartments for rent in Camp County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Camp County, Texas

Camp County features 90 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 Camp County, Texas

There are 116 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Camp County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Camp County, Texas

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

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

2020 Camp 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 $627 $714 $1,030 $1,074
Payment Standard Range $476 to $582 $564 to $690 $643 to $785 $927 to $1,133 $967 to $1,181

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Camp County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 206
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 90
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.91%
Average Renter Household Size 3.05
Average Household Size 2.81
Median Household Income $37,851 ±$3,394
Median Rent $712 ±$87
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.45% ± 9.31pp
Total Population 12,516

Population and Household Demographics

Camp County is a county in Texas with a population of 12,516. There are 4,431 households in the county with an average household size of 2.81 persons. 31.91% of households in Camp County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Camp County

The median gross income for households in Camp County is $37,851 a year, or $3,154 a month. The median rent for the county is $712 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Camp County, a household making less than $2,373 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.45% of households who rent are overburdened in Camp County.

Area Median Income In Camp 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 Camp County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,700

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 Camp 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 Camp 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 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
50% of Median $20,650 $23,600 $26,550 $29,450 $31,850 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
80% of Median $33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200

Cities In Camp County

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City Served By
Pittsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pittsburg is the Housing Authority of Pittsburg.
Rocky Mound