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Affordable Housing In Crosby County

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Crosby County

Savannah Park of Crosbyton

1204 E Highway 82
Crosbyton, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Cottonwood Village

Cottonwood Village
Lorenzo, Texas

Santa Fe Place

1204 E Highway 82
Crosbyton, Texas
Accepts Vouchers

Country Living Apts

612-624 Ave P
Ralls, Texas

Cottonwood Square

1401 5th St
Lorenzo, Texas
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Crosby County, Texas

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 136 affordable apartments for rent in Crosby County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Crosby County, Texas

Crosby County features 72 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 Crosby County, Texas

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Crosby County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crosby County, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Crosby County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $772 and $944.

2020 Crosby 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 $613 $708 $858 $1,238 $1,506
Payment Standard Range $552 to $674 $637 to $779 $772 to $944 $1,114 to $1,362 $1,355 to $1,657

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crosby County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 136
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 72
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.25%
Average Renter Household Size 2.80
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $37,434 ±$2,321
Median Rent $581 ±$53
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 24.5% ± 7.27pp
Total Population 6,007

Population and Household Demographics

Crosby County is a county in Texas with a population of 6,007. There are 2,189 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 32.25% of households in Crosby County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crosby County

The median gross income for households in Crosby County is $37,434 a year, or $3,120 a month. The median rent for the county is $581 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crosby County, a household making less than $1,937 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 24.5% of households who rent are overburdened in Crosby County.

Area Median Income In Crosby 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 Crosby County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,200

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 Crosby 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 Crosby County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,150 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $23,500 $26,850 $30,200 $33,550 $36,250 $38,950 $41,650 $44,300
80% of Median $37,600 $43,000 $48,350 $53,700 $58,000 $62,300 $66,600 $70,900

Cities In Crosby County

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City Served By
Crosbyton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crosbyton is the Housing Authority of Crosbyton.
Ralls The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ralls is the Housing Authority of Ralls.