Affordable Housing In Humble
Harris County, Texas

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Humble

Park at Humble

9390 FM 1960 Bypass Rd W
Humble, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Greens Pines Apartments

6060 Greens Rd
Humble, Texas
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Deerbrook Place Apartments

19777 Deerbrook Park Blvd
Humble, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Mansions at Turkey Creek

20919 Birnamwood Blvd
Humble, Texas
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

The Lodge at Westlake

8710 FM 1960 Road East
Humble, Texas
1-2 BR

The Standard on the Creek

9900 North Sam Houston Parkway East
Humble, Texas
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Village at Hickory Glen

Glade Valley Dr
Humble, Texas
Disabled Supportive Housing

Colony of Humble

831 Wilson Rd
Humble, Texas

Countryside Village Apartments

615 Wilson Rd
Humble, Texas

East Tex Pines Apartments

6200 Greens Rd
Humble, Texas

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Humble, Texas

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Humble, Texas

Housing Authority Programs
Harris County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Harris County-Other Dhap Only Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Humble, Texas

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,349 affordable apartments for rent in Humble, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Humble, Texas

Humble features 645 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 Humble, Texas

There are 1,704 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Humble.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Humble, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Humble landlords $800 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Humble.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Humble, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,176 and $1,438.

2023 Humble, 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
Humble, Texas Fair Market Rent $1,030 $1,095 $1,307 $1,722 $2,226
Humble, Texas Payment Standard Range $927 to $1,133 $986 to $1,205 $1,176 to $1,438 $1,550 to $1,894 $2,003 to $2,449

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Humble, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 2,349
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 645
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 54.35%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.85
Median Household Income $38,682 ±$3,156
Median Rent $844 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.08% ± 11.92pp
Total Population 15,516

Population and Household Demographics

Humble is a city in Harris County, Texas with a population of 15,516. There are 5,352 households in the city with an average household size of 2.85 persons. 54.35% of households in Humble are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Humble

The median gross income for households in Humble is $38,682 a year, or $3,224 a month. The median rent for the city is $844 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Humble, a household making less than $2,813 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.08% of households who rent are overburdened in Humble.

Area Median Income In Humble

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Humble, the AMI is calculated from all households within Harris County.

In Humble, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $90,100

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 Humble

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 Humble

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Humble AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,650 $21,300 $23,950 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Humble AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,050 $35,450 $39,900 $44,300 $47,850 $51,400 $54,950 $58,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Humble AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,600 $56,700 $63,800 $70,850 $76,550 $82,200 $87,900 $93,550