Affordable Housing In Crockett County

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crockett County

Ozona Seniors

1304 Sheffield Rd
Ozona, Texas

Crockett Apartments

168 State Hwy 163
Ozona, Texas

Crockett Housing Ltd

Highway 163 S
Ozona, Texas
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Crockett County, Texas

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Crockett County, Texas

Housing Authority Programs
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crockett County, Texas

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 88 affordable apartments for rent in Crockett County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Crockett County, Texas

Crockett County 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 Crockett County, Texas

There are 88 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Crockett County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crockett County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Crockett County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Crockett County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crockett County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $681 and $833.

2022 Crockett 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
Crockett County, Texas Fair Market Rent $560 $600 $757 $998 $1,105
Crockett County, Texas Payment Standard Range $504 to $616 $540 to $660 $681 to $833 $898 to $1,098 $995 to $1,216

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crockett County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 88
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.28
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $53,678 ±$8,534
Median Rent $588 ±$234
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.95% ± 17.61pp
Total Population 3,699

Population and Household Demographics

Crockett County is a county in Texas with a population of 3,699. There are 1,433 households in the county with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 26.31% of households in Crockett County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crockett County

The median gross income for households in Crockett County is $53,678 a year, or $4,473 a month. The median rent for the county is $588 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crockett County, a household making less than $1,960 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.95% of households who rent are overburdened in Crockett County.

Area Median Income In Crockett 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 Crockett County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,200

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 Crockett 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 Crockett County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Crockett County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,350 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Crockett County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,900 $27,300 $30,700 $34,100 $36,850 $39,600 $42,300 $45,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Crockett County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,200 $43,650 $49,100 $54,550 $58,950 $63,300 $67,650 $72,050

Cities In Crockett County

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City Served By
Ozona The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ozona is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.