Kennedy Place Apartments

3100 Gillespie St, Houston, Texas 77020

Kennedy Place, located in Houston's historic Fifth Ward, was recently redeveloped with $7.8 million in federal stimulus funds and other funds.  Originally occupied in 1982, the former 60-unit development was demolished in December 2009 and was completed January 2011.  

The revitalized Kennedy Place has 108 units, including 20 one-bedroom, 58 two-bedroom, 26 three-bedroom and 4 four-bedroom units. The new development features an amphitheater, walking path, playground and barbecue grills.

Kennedy Place Apartments Details

  • 108 bedroom units.
  • Public Housing

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

Houston HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Houston but actual income limits may differ for units at Kennedy Place Apartments.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $16,650 $19,000 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% $27,750 $31,700 $35,650 $39,600 $42,800 $45,950 $49,150 $52,300
80% $44,350 $50,700 $57,050 $63,350 $68,450 $73,500 $78,600 $83,650

Kennedy Place Apartments is managed by Houston Housing Authority.

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