Affordable Housing In Ingleside
San Patricio County, Texas

Ingleside city limits extend into  Nueces County and  San Patricio County.

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ingleside

Portside Villas

2798 State Highway 361
Ingleside, Texas
Accepts Vouchers

2713 Humble St

2713 Humble St
Ingleside, Texas
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Housing Authorities that serve Ingleside

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Ingleside Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ingleside, Texas

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 242 affordable apartments for rent in Ingleside, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Ingleside, Texas

Ingleside features 98 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 Ingleside, Texas

There are 144 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ingleside.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ingleside, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ingleside, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $899 and $1,099.

2020 Ingleside, 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 $744 $789 $999 $1,336 $1,553
Payment Standard Range $670 to $818 $710 to $868 $899 to $1,099 $1,202 to $1,470 $1,398 to $1,708

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Ingleside, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 242
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 98
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.16%
Average Renter Household Size 3.02
Average Household Size 2.91
Median Household Income $60,977 ±$6,998
Median Rent $885 ±$47
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 27.85% ± 10.57pp
Total Population 9,554

Population and Household Demographics

Ingleside is a City in San Patricio County, Texas with a population of 9,554. There are 3,251 households in the city with an average household size of 2.91 persons. 29.16% of households in Ingleside are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ingleside

The median gross income for households in Ingleside is $60,977 a year, or $5,081 a month. The median rent for the city is $885 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ingleside, a household making less than $2,950 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 27.85% of households who rent are overburdened in Ingleside.1

Area Median Income In Ingleside

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 Ingleside, the AMI is calculated from all households within San Patricio County.

In Ingleside, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,300

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 Ingleside

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 Ingleside

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,950 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,250 $26,550 $29,850 $33,150 $35,850 $38,500 $41,150 $43,800
80% of Median $37,150 $42,450 $47,750 $53,050 $57,300 $61,550 $65,800 $70,050