Low Income Apartments In Hidalgo County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Hidalgo County

Sherwood Apts.

801 Greenbriar Drive
Edinburg, TX
Income Based
1-4 BR
Subsidized

Laposada II Apartments

901 Lamar St
Elsa, TX
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Weslaco Village Apts.

2101 W. Business 83
Weslaco, TX
Income Based
1-4 BR
Subsidized

Rio De Vida Apartments

301 S Inspiration Rd
Mission, TX
2-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Valley View Apartments

602 East Ebony Ave
McAllen, TX
Subsidized

Memorial Apartments

501 E Jasmine Ave
McAllen, TX
Subsidized

Mission Palms Retirement Housing

900 N Los Ebanos Rd
Mission, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Pecan Village Apartments

2200 Pecan Blvd
McAllen, TX
Subsidized

Villas at Beaumont Apts.

2200 Beaumont Avenue
McAllen, TX
HCV Welcome

Queens Village

108 E 8th St
Mercedes, TX
Subsidized

There are 122 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 8,158 affordable apartments for rent in Hidalgo County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 4,327 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 1,437 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Hidalgo County. There are 2,899 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 Hidalgo County

Housing Authority Programs
Hidalgo County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Hidalgo County

Housing Authority Programs
McAllen Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing
Mercedes Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Mission Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Weslaco Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Edinburg Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Alamo Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Pharr Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Donna Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Edcouch Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Elsa Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Hidalgo Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
La Joya Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hidalgo County, Texas

Hidalgo County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 122
Total Low Income Apartments 8,158
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 4,327
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.9%
Average Renter Household Size 3.40
Total Population 819,217
Housing Units 224,021
Average Household Size 3.62
Median Household Income $34,782 ±$734
Median Rent $661 ±$9
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.59% ± 1.84pp

Population and Household Demographics

Hidalgo County is a County in Texas with a population of 819,217. There are 224,021 households in the county with an average household size of 3.62 persons. 31.9% of households in Hidalgo County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hidalgo County

The median gross income for households in Hidalgo County is $34,782 a year, or $2,899 a month. The median rent for the county is $661 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hidalgo County, a household making less than $2,203 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.59% of households who rent are overburdened in Hidalgo County.1

Fair Market Rents in Hidalgo 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
$582 $586 $757 $963 $1,097

Cities In Hidalgo County

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City Listings Served By
Mission 26 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mission are the Mission Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Edinburg 21 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Edinburg are the Edinburg Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
McAllen 14 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve McAllen are the Hidalgo County Housing Authority and McAllen Housing Authority.
Mercedes 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mercedes are the Mercedes Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Donna 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Donna are the Donna Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Hidalgo 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hidalgo are the Hidalgo Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
La Joya 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve La Joya are the La Joya Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Elsa 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Elsa are the Elsa Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
La Villa 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves La Villa is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Pharr 12 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pharr are the Pharr Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Weslaco 10 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Weslaco are the Weslaco Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Alamo 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Alamo are the Alamo Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Alton 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Alton is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Edcouch 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Edcouch are the Edcouch Housing Authority and Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Abram 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Abram is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Cesar Chavez 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cesar Chavez is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Citrus City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Citrus City is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Cuevitas 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cuevitas is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Doffing 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Doffing is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Doolittle 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Doolittle is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Faysville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Faysville is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Granjeno 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Granjeno is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Hargill 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hargill is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Havana 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Havana is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Heidelberg 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Heidelberg is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Indian Hills 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Indian Hills is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
La Blanca 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves La Blanca is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Laguna Seca 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Laguna Seca is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
La Homa 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves La Homa is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Linn 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Linn is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Llano Grande 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Llano Grande is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Lopezville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lopezville is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Los Ebanos 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Los Ebanos is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Midway North 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midway North is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Midway South 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midway South is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Mila Doce 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mila Doce is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Monte Alto 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monte Alto is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Muniz 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Muniz is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Murillo 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Murillo is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
North Alamo 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Alamo is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Olivarez 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Olivarez is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Palmhurst 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palmhurst is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Palmview 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palmview is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Palmview South 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palmview South is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Penitas 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Penitas is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Perezville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Perezville is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Progreso 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Progreso is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Progreso Lakes 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Progreso Lakes is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Relampago 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Relampago is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
San Carlos 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves San Carlos is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
San Juan 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves San Juan is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Scissors 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Scissors is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
South Alamo 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Alamo is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Sullivan City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sullivan City is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
Villa Verde 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Villa Verde is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.
West Sharyland 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Sharyland is the Hidalgo County Housing Authority.