Affordable Housing In Fort Bend County
Texas

22 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fort Bend County

Mason Senior Apartment Homes

2243 N Mason Rd
Katy, TX
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers
55+

Provision at Four Corners

15014 Old Richmond Rd
Sugar Land, TX
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Park at Fort Bend

3001 Dove Country Dr
Stafford, TX
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Millstone Apartments

23405 W Fernhurst Dr
Katy, TX
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Gala at Four Corners

15010 Old Richmond Rd
Sugar Land, TX
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers
55+

Huntington at Sienna Ranch

6427 Sienna Ranch Rd
Missouri City, TX
$374-796
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Gristmill at Tuscany Park

21821 S Post Oak Blvd
Arcola, TX
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

The Women's Home Housing Phase II

7600 block of Hammerly Blvd.
Houston, TX
Accepts Vouchers

Fort Bend Gardens

313 Ln Dr
Rosenberg, TX
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Chupik House

2808 Chupik St
Rosenberg, TX
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Housing Authorities that serve Fort Bend County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Fort Bend County

Housing Authority Programs
Rosenberg Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Fort Bend County, Texas

There are 22 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,710 affordable apartments for rent in Fort Bend County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Fort Bend County, Texas

Fort Bend County features 210 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 Fort Bend County, Texas

There are 2,500 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fort Bend County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fort Bend County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Fort Bend County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Fort Bend County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fort Bend County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $986 and $1,206.

2020 Fort Bend 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 $826 $908 $1,096 $1,485 $1,878
Payment Standard Range $743 to $909 $817 to $999 $986 to $1,206 $1,337 to $1,634 $1,690 to $2,066

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Fort Bend County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 22
Total Low Income Apartments 2,710
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 210
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.3%
Average Renter Household Size 3.05
Average Household Size 3.17
Median Household Income $89,152 ±$1,584
Median Rent $1,211 ±$25
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.17% ± 2.2pp
Total Population 658,331

Population and Household Demographics

Fort Bend County is a County in Texas with a population of 658,331. There are 206,188 households in the county with an average household size of 3.17 persons. 21.3% of households in Fort Bend County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fort Bend County

The median gross income for households in Fort Bend County is $89,152 a year, or $7,429 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,211 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fort Bend County, a household making less than $4,037 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.17% of households who rent are overburdened in Fort Bend County.1

Area Median Income In Fort Bend 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 Fort Bend County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $76,300

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 Fort Bend 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 Fort Bend County HUD Rental Assistance in Fort Bend County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,050 $18,350 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $26,750 $30,550 $34,350 $38,150 $41,250 $44,300 $47,350 $50,400
80% of Median $42,750 $48,850 $54,950 $61,050 $65,950 $70,850 $75,750 $80,600

Cities In Fort Bend County

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City Listings Served By
Katy 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Katy is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Rosenberg 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rosenberg is the Rosenberg Housing Authority.
Richmond 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Richmond is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Missouri City 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Missouri City is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Meadows Place 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Meadows Place is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Stafford 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stafford is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Needville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Needville is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Sugar Land 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sugar Land is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Arcola 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arcola is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Beasley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beasley is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Cinco Ranch 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cinco Ranch is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Cumings 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cumings is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Fairchilds 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fairchilds is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Fifth Street 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fifth Street is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Four Corners 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Four Corners is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Fresno 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fresno is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Fulshear 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fulshear is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Greatwood 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greatwood is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Houston 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Houston is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Kendleton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kendleton is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Mission Bend 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mission Bend is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
New Territory 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Territory is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Orchard 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orchard is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Pecan Grove 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pecan Grove is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Pleak 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pleak is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Sienna Plantation 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sienna Plantation is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Simonton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Simonton is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Thompsons 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Thompsons is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Weston Lakes 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weston Lakes is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.