Low Income Apartments In Hays County

Low Income Apartments In Hays County

Pete Dressen Housing

101 Post Road Circle
Kyle, TX

Saddlecreek Apartments

21393 Interstate 35
Kyle, TX
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The Springs Apartments

289 Springs Ln
Dripping Springs, TX
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Charles Young Housing

405 1/2 W 2nd St
Kyle, TX


1255 Firecracker
Buda, TX
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Tuscany Park at Buda

5500 Overpass Rd
Buda, TX
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Onion Creek Village

Ih 35
Buda, TX
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There are 7 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 559 affordable apartments for rent in Hays County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 51 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 30 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Hays County. There are 508 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Other Housing Authorities located in Hays County

Housing Authority Programs
Kyle Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hays County, Texas

Hays County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 559
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 51
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 36.14%
Average Renter Household Size 2.56
Total Population 177,562
Housing Units 61,360
Average Household Size 2.78
Median Household Income $58,583 ±$2,124
Median Rent $973 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 61.28% ± 3.22pp

Population and Household Demographics

Hays County is a County in Texas with a population of 177,562. There are 61,360 households in the county with an average household size of 2.78 persons. 36.14% of households in Hays County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hays County

The median gross income for households in Hays County is $58,583 a year, or $4,882 a month. The median rent for the county is $973 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hays County, a household making less than $3,243 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 61.28% of households who rent are overburdened in Hays County.1

Fair Market Rents in Hays 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
$931 $1,086 $1,315 $1,734 $2,099

Cities In Hays County

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City Listings Served By
Dripping Springs 1
Buda 3
Kyle 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kyle is the Kyle Housing Authority.
Wimberley 0
Austin 1
Bear Creek 0
Driftwood 0
Hays 0
Mountain City 0
Woodcreek 0