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Affordable Housing In Hill County
Texas

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hill County

Villas of Hubbard

222 S Magnolia Ave
Hubbard, Texas
Accessible
55+

Allen's Point Apartments

1031 Old Bynum Rd
Hillsboro, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

Creekside Apartments

401 E. Polk Avenue
Whitney, Texas
Call For Rent
2 BR

Emerald Retirement Village

1940 Old Brandon Rd
Hillsboro, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

Whitney Place Apartments

1107 W. Whitney Place Drive
Whitney, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Whitney Retirement Village

39 Circle Drive
Whitney, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Rosemont of Hillsboro

807 Abbott Avenue
Hillsboro, Texas

Allens Point Ltd

103 Old Bynum Rd
Hillsboro, Texas

Hillsboro Gardens Phase II

800 Abbott Ave
Hillsboro, Texas

Housing Authorities that serve Hill County

Housing Authority Programs
Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hill County, Texas

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 567 affordable apartments for rent in Hill County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Hill County, Texas

Hill County features 55 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 Hill County, Texas

There are 496 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hill County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hill County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hill County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Hill County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hill County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $677 and $827.

2020 Hill 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 $490 $594 $752 $957 $1,019
Payment Standard Range $441 to $539 $535 to $653 $677 to $827 $861 to $1,053 $917 to $1,121

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Hill County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 567
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 55
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.53
Average Household Size 2.63
Median Household Income $41,382 ±$1,897
Median Rent $651 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.82% ± 5.03pp
Total Population 34,923

Population and Household Demographics

Hill County is a county in Texas with a population of 34,923. There are 12,902 households in the county with an average household size of 2.63 persons. 27.78% of households in Hill County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hill County

The median gross income for households in Hill County is $41,382 a year, or $3,449 a month. The median rent for the county is $651 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hill County, a household making less than $2,170 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Hill County.

Area Median Income In Hill 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 Hill County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,100

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 Hill 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 Hill County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,850 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $37,900 $40,350
50% of Median $21,400 $24,450 $27,500 $30,550 $33,000 $35,450 $37,900 $40,350
80% of Median $34,250 $39,150 $44,050 $48,900 $52,850 $56,750 $60,650 $64,550

Cities In Hill County

Select A City to View its Apartment Communities and Waiting Lists.

City Served By
Abbott The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Abbott is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Aquilla The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Aquilla is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Blum The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blum is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Bynum The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bynum is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Carl's Corner The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carl's Corner is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Covington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Covington is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Hillsboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hillsboro is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Hubbard The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hubbard are the Housing Authority of Hubbard and Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Itasca The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Itasca is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Malone The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Malone is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Mertens The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mertens is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Mount Calm The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Calm is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Penelope The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Penelope is the Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.
Whitney The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Whitney are the Housing Authority of Whitney and Waco Housing Authority and Affiliates.