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Affordable Housing In Hall County

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hall County

119 N 6th St

119 N 6th St
Memphis, Texas

Turkey Indust Dev

800 Floydada St
Turkey, Texas
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Housing Authorities that serve Hall County

Housing Authority Programs
Panhandle Community Services Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hall County, Texas

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 88 affordable apartments for rent in Hall County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Hall County, Texas

Hall County features 88 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 Hall County, Texas

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hall County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hall County, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hall County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Hall 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 $529 $601 $714 $1,030 $1,074
Payment Standard Range $476 to $582 $541 to $661 $643 to $785 $927 to $1,133 $967 to $1,181

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hall County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 88
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 88
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.03%
Average Renter Household Size 2.72
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $30,950 ±$4,283
Median Rent $497 ±$121
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 24.32% ± 10.27pp
Total Population 3,203

Population and Household Demographics

Hall County is a county in Texas with a population of 3,203. There are 1,155 households in the county with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 32.03% of households in Hall County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hall County

The median gross income for households in Hall County is $30,950 a year, or $2,579 a month. The median rent for the county is $497 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hall County, a household making less than $1,657 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 24.32% of households who rent are overburdened in Hall County.

Area Median Income In Hall 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 Hall County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $40,000

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 Hall 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 HUD Rental Assistance in Hall County

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

Cities In Hall County

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City Served By
Estelline The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Estelline is the Panhandle Community Services.
Lakeview The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lakeview is the Panhandle Community Services.
Memphis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Memphis is the Panhandle Community Services.
Turkey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Turkey is the Panhandle Community Services.