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Affordable Housing In Coryell County
Texas

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Coryell County

Rachael Commons

435 Little Ave
McGregor, Texas
$199-740
1-3 BR

Evant Tom Sawyer

1312 Central Texas Expressway
Evant, Texas
Income Based
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Lampasas Gardens

1312 Central Texas Expy
Evant, Texas
Income Based
1-2 BR

Mcgregor Public Housing

301 N. Johnson Dr
McGregor, Texas

Pembrooke Court

248 Old Osage Rd
Gatesville, Texas

Tom Sawyer Place

411 Tom Sawyer St
Evant, Texas

118 College Ave

118 College Ave
Oglesby, Texas

122 Elm Ln

122 Elm Ln
Gatesville, Texas

Ha of Gatesville

108 S 23rd Stret
Gatesville, Texas
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Housing Authorities that serve Coryell County

Housing Authority Programs
Central Texas Council of Governments Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Coryell County, Texas

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 439 affordable apartments for rent in Coryell County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Coryell County, Texas

Coryell County features 262 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 Coryell County, Texas

There are 177 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Coryell County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Coryell County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Coryell County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Coryell County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Coryell County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $734 and $897.

2021 Coryell 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
Coryell County, Texas Fair Market Rent $635 $639 $815 $1,166 $1,411
Coryell County, Texas Payment Standard Range $572 to $699 $575 to $703 $734 to $897 $1,049 to $1,283 $1,270 to $1,552

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Coryell County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 439
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 262
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 42.81%
Average Renter Household Size 3.19
Average Household Size 2.86
Median Household Income $49,340 ±$1,526
Median Rent $921 ±$29
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.48% ± 3.66pp
Total Population 76,128

Population and Household Demographics

Coryell County is a county in Texas with a population of 76,128. There are 21,829 households in the county with an average household size of 2.86 persons. 42.81% of households in Coryell County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Coryell County

The median gross income for households in Coryell County is $49,340 a year, or $4,112 a month. The median rent for the county is $921 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Coryell County, a household making less than $3,070 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.48% of households who rent are overburdened in Coryell County.

Area Median Income In Coryell 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 Coryell County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,700

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 Coryell 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 Coryell County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Coryell County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,600 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $42,750
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Coryell County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,650 $25,900 $29,150 $32,350 $34,950 $37,550 $40,150 $42,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Coryell County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,250 $41,400 $46,600 $51,750 $55,900 $60,050 $64,200 $68,350

Cities In Coryell County

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City Served By
Evant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Evant is the Central Texas Council of Governments.
Gatesville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gatesville are the Housing Authority of Gatesville and Central Texas Council of Governments.
McGregor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves McGregor is the Central Texas Council of Governments.
Oglesby The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oglesby is the Central Texas Council of Governments.
South Mountain The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Mountain is the Central Texas Council of Governments.