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Affordable Housing In Frankston
Anderson County, Texas

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Frankston

Candlewood Apartments

101 Candlewood Dr
Frankston, Texas

Frankston Retirement Ltd

200 Garrison St
Frankston, Texas
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Housing Authorities that serve Frankston

Housing Authority Programs
Anderson County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Frankston, Texas

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 48 affordable apartments for rent in Frankston, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Frankston, Texas

Frankston features 24 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 Frankston, Texas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Frankston, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Frankston, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $698 and $853.

2020 Frankston, 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 $575 $661 $775 $1,095 $1,361
Payment Standard Range $518 to $633 $595 to $727 $698 to $853 $986 to $1,205 $1,225 to $1,497

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Frankston, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 48
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.79%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.40
Median Household Income $42,969 ±$14,598
Median Rent $741 ±$185
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34.82% ± 21.95pp
Total Population 1,017

Population and Household Demographics

Frankston is a city in Anderson County, Texas with a population of 1,017. There are 403 households in the city with an average household size of 2.40 persons. 27.79% of households in Frankston are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Frankston

The median gross income for households in Frankston is $42,969 a year, or $3,581 a month. The median rent for the city is $741 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Frankston, a household making less than $2,470 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Frankston.

Area Median Income In Frankston

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Frankston, the AMI is calculated from all households within Anderson County.

In Frankston, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,900

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 Frankston

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 Frankston

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
50% of Median $20,650 $23,600 $26,550 $29,450 $31,850 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
80% of Median $33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200