Low Income Apartments In El Paso County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In El Paso County

Canyon Square Village

8622 North Loop Drive
El Paso, TX
$430
1-4 BR
HCV Welcome

Artspace El Paso Lofts

601 N. Oregon Street
El Paso, TX
HCV Welcome

Good Samaritan Towers II

7740 Lilac Way
El Paso, TX
Subsidized

Good Samaritan Towers

7750 Lilac Way
El Paso, TX
HCV Welcome
Subsidized

Suncrest Apartments

611 Rubin Dr
El Paso, TX
Subsidized

Chai Manor

406 Wallenberg Dr
El Paso, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Henderson Heights

9401 Stonewall Rd
El Paso, TX
Subsidized

Corona Del Valle

5453 Ridge St
El Paso, TX
HCV Welcome

Westside Senior Housing

225 McClintock Dr
El Paso, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Cien Palmas Apts.

7845 Lilac Way
El Paso, TX
Subsidized

There are 140 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 12,436 affordable apartments for rent in El Paso County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 7,763 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 1,306 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in El Paso County. There are 4,673 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 El Paso County

Housing Authority Programs
El Paso County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
El Paso County Housing Authority Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in El Paso County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of El Paso Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Housing Authority of Anthony Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in El Paso County, Texas

El Paso County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 140
Total Low Income Apartments 12,436
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 7,763
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.51%
Average Renter Household Size 2.92
Total Population 831,095
Housing Units 259,612
Average Household Size 3.14
Median Household Income $41,637 ±$545
Median Rent $750 ±$9
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.45% ± 1.37pp

Population and Household Demographics

El Paso County is a County in Texas with a population of 831,095. There are 259,612 households in the county with an average household size of 3.14 persons. 38.51% of households in El Paso County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in El Paso County

The median gross income for households in El Paso County is $41,637 a year, or $3,470 a month. The median rent for the county is $750 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In El Paso County, a household making less than $2,500 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.45% of households who rent are overburdened in El Paso County.1

Fair Market Rents in El Paso 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
$534 $678 $831 $1,189 $1,416

Cities In El Paso County

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City Listings Served By
El Paso 122 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve El Paso are the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, El Paso County Housing Authority and El Paso County Housing Authority.
Fabens 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fabens are the El Paso County Housing Authority and El Paso County Housing Authority.
Horizon City 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Horizon City are the El Paso County Housing Authority and El Paso County Housing Authority.
Socorro 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Socorro are the El Paso County Housing Authority and El Paso County Housing Authority.
Anthony 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Anthony are the El Paso County Housing Authority, Housing Authority of Anthony and El Paso County Housing Authority.
San Elizario 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve San Elizario are the El Paso County Housing Authority and El Paso County Housing Authority.
Clint 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clint are the El Paso County Housing Authority and El Paso County Housing Authority.
Agua Dulce 0
Butterfield 0
Canutillo 0
Fort Bliss 0
Homestead Meadows North 0
Homestead Meadows South 0
Morning Glory 0
Prado Verde 0
Sparks 0
Tornillo 0
Vinton 0
Westway 0