Low Income Apartments In Howard County

Low Income Apartments In Howard County

Northcrest Apartments

1002 N Main St
Big Spring, TX

Canterbury Apartments

1700 S Lancaster St
Big Spring, TX
Elderly Supportive Housing

Limestone Ridge Apartments

1401 North Highway 87
Big Spring, TX
HCV Welcome

Park Village - Big Spring

1905 Wasson Rd
Big Spring, TX

Knollwood Heights Apartments

1900 Martin Luther King Blvd
Big Spring, TX
HCV Welcome

Heights Apartments

Mlk Blvd
Big Spring, TX
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There are 6 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 511 affordable apartments for rent in Howard County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 323 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 144 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Howard County. There are 188 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 Howard County

Housing Authority Programs
Big Spring Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Howard County, Texas

Howard County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 511
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 323
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.73%
Average Renter Household Size 2.72
Total Population 36,105
Housing Units 11,206
Average Household Size 2.73
Median Household Income $49,575 ±$2,957
Median Rent $779 ±$38
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.48% ± 5.3pp

Population and Household Demographics

Howard County is a County in Texas with a population of 36,105. There are 11,206 households in the county with an average household size of 2.73 persons. 32.73% of households in Howard County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Howard County

The median gross income for households in Howard County is $49,575 a year, or $4,131 a month. The median rent for the county is $779 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Howard County, a household making less than $2,597 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.48% of households who rent are overburdened in Howard County.1

Fair Market Rents in Howard 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
$662 $716 $881 $1,104 $1,240

Cities In Howard County

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City Listings Served By
Big Spring 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Big Spring is the Big Spring Housing Authority.
Coahoma 0
Forsan 0
Sand Springs 0