Low Income Apartments In Galveston County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Galveston County

Pine Manor Apartments

3700 Pine Manor
Dickinson, TX
HCV Welcome

Oak Tree Village

2402 Dickinson Ave
Dickinson, TX
HCV Welcome

Independent Missionary Village

6607 Prino Rd
Hitchcock, TX
Subsidized

Highland Manor

301 Newman Rd
La Marque, TX
HCV Welcome

Church Village Apartments

2902 Deats Rd
Dickinson, TX
Subsidized

Champion Homes at Marina Landing

7302 Avenue P 1/2
Galveston, TX
HCV Welcome

Sandpiper Cove

3916 Winnie St
Galveston, TX
Subsidized

Heritage Square Apartments

3500 Baker Dr
Dickinson, TX
HCV Welcome

Santa Fe Plaza

12200 11th St
Santa Fe, TX
Subsidized

1910 Avenue N

1910 Avenue N
Galveston, TX
HCV Welcome

There are 38 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 2,782 affordable apartments for rent in Galveston County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 935 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 364 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Galveston County. There are 1,840 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 Galveston County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Galveston County

Housing Authority Programs
Galveston Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Galveston County, Texas

Galveston County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 38
Total Low Income Apartments 2,782
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 935
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.09%
Average Renter Household Size 2.44
Total Population 308,163
Housing Units 113,866
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $62,313 ±$1,675
Median Rent $912 ±$22
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.47% ± 2.28pp

Population and Household Demographics

Galveston County is a County in Texas with a population of 308,163. There are 113,866 households in the county with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 33.09% of households in Galveston County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Galveston County

The median gross income for households in Galveston County is $62,313 a year, or $5,193 a month. The median rent for the county is $912 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Galveston County, a household making less than $3,040 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.47% of households who rent are overburdened in Galveston County.1

Fair Market Rents in Galveston 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
$812 $907 $1,104 $1,509 $1,897

Cities In Galveston County

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City Listings Served By
Galveston 19 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Galveston is the Galveston Housing Authority.
Hitchcock 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hitchcock is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Santa Fe 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Santa Fe is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Dickinson 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dickinson is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Friendswood 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Friendswood is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
League City 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves League City is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
La Marque 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve La Marque are the City of La Marque Housing Authority and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Bacliff 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bacliff is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Bayou Vista 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bayou Vista is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Bolivar Peninsula 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bolivar Peninsula is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Clear Lake Shores 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clear Lake Shores is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Jamaica Beach 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jamaica Beach is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Kemah 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kemah is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
San Leon 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves San Leon is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Tiki Island 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tiki Island is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.