Low Income Apartments In Dawson County

Low Income Apartments In Dawson County

Northridge Ret Center

100 NE 27th St
Lamesa, TX
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hillcrest Duplexes

S 11th St
Lamesa, TX

Lamesa Seniors

122 NE 27th St
Lamesa, TX
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There are 3 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 123 affordable apartments for rent in Dawson County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 75 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Dawson County. There are 48 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Other Housing Authorities located in Dawson County

Housing Authority Programs
Lamesa Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
Housing Authority of O'Donnell Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dawson County, Texas

Dawson County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 123
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 75
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.02%
Average Renter Household Size 2.46
Total Population 13,542
Housing Units 4,232
Average Household Size 2.74
Median Household Income $41,095 ±$2,591
Median Rent $582 ±$46
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 16.02% ± 6.43pp

Population and Household Demographics

Dawson County is a County in Texas with a population of 13,542. There are 4,232 households in the county with an average household size of 2.74 persons. 28.02% of households in Dawson County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dawson County

The median gross income for households in Dawson County is $41,095 a year, or $3,425 a month. The median rent for the county is $582 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dawson County, a household making less than $1,940 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 16.02% of households who rent are overburdened in Dawson County.1

Fair Market Rents in Dawson 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
$526 $611 $700 $1,012 $1,079

Cities In Dawson County

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City Listings Served By
Lamesa 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lamesa is the Lamesa Housing Authority.
Ackerly 0
Los Ybanez 0
O'Donnell 0
Welch 0