Low Income Apartments In Castro County

Low Income Apartments In Castro County

Dimmitt Senior Citizens, Phase II

622 NW 5th St
Dimmitt, TX
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There are 1 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 24 affordable apartments for rent in Castro County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 0 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Castro County. There are 24 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 Castro County

Housing Authority Programs
Panhandle Community Services Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Castro County, Texas

Castro County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 24
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.99%
Average Renter Household Size 4.00
Total Population 7,948
Housing Units 2,501
Average Household Size 3.14
Median Household Income $39,459 ±$3,380
Median Rent $671 ±$36
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.13% ± 9.82pp

Population and Household Demographics

Castro County is a County in Texas with a population of 7,948. There are 2,501 households in the county with an average household size of 3.14 persons. 29.99% of households in Castro County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Castro County

The median gross income for households in Castro County is $39,459 a year, or $3,288 a month. The median rent for the county is $671 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Castro County, a household making less than $2,237 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.13% of households who rent are overburdened in Castro County.1

Fair Market Rents in Castro 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
$547 $591 $728 $912 $1,122

Cities In Castro County

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City Listings Served By
Dimmitt 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dimmitt is the Panhandle Community Services.
Hart 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hart is the Panhandle Community Services.
Nazareth 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nazareth is the Panhandle Community Services.