Low Income Apartments In Ellis County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Ellis County

Venus Retirement Village

108 W. Eighth St, Venus, TX
Venus, TX
1-2 BR
HCV Welcome

Grove Park Terrace Apartments

400 Peters St
Waxahachie, TX
Subsidized

Ennis Senior Citizens Center II

501 W Lampasas St
Ennis, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Ennis Senior Citizens Center

600 S Clay St
Ennis, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Red Oak Apartments

413 W Red Oak Rd
Red Oak, TX
Subsidized

Western Oaks Apartments

Red Oak Rd
Red Oak, TX
HCV Welcome

Ennis Village

200 Arnold St
Ennis, TX

Crown Point Apartments

Hwy 156
Venus, TX
HCV Welcome

Mansfield Plaza Apartments

413 S Main St
Mansfield, TX
Subsidized

Patrick Apartments

208 Patrick St
Waxahachie, TX

There are 22 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 1,327 affordable apartments for rent in Ellis County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 598 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 60 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Ellis County. There are 729 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 Ellis County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Ellis County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Waxahachie Public Housing
Housing Authority of Ennis Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ellis County, Texas

Ellis County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 22
Total Low Income Apartments 1,327
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 598
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.04%
Average Renter Household Size 2.91
Total Population 157,058
Housing Units 52,653
Average Household Size 2.95
Median Household Income $62,465 ±$2,002
Median Rent $907 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.16% ± 3.62pp

Population and Household Demographics

Ellis County is a County in Texas with a population of 157,058. There are 52,653 households in the county with an average household size of 2.95 persons. 28.04% of households in Ellis County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ellis County

The median gross income for households in Ellis County is $62,465 a year, or $5,205 a month. The median rent for the county is $907 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ellis County, a household making less than $3,023 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.16% of households who rent are overburdened in Ellis County.1

Fair Market Rents in Ellis 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
$836 $989 $1,201 $1,600 $2,080

Cities In Ellis County

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City Listings Served By
Ennis 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ennis are the Housing Authority of Ennis and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Waxahachie 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Waxahachie are the Housing Authority of Waxahachie and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Mansfield 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mansfield is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Red Oak 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Red Oak is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Venus 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Venus is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Midlothian 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midlothian is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Alma 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alma is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Bardwell 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bardwell is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Bristol 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bristol is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Garrett 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Garrett is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Italy 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Italy is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Maypearl 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maypearl is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Milford 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milford is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Oak Leaf 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oak Leaf is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Palmer 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palmer is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Pecan Hill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pecan Hill is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.