Affordable Housing In Jarrell
Williamson County, Texas

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Jarrell

Rock Terrace Apartments

724 E. Avenue N.12100 N. IH 35
Jarrell, Texas
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Jarrell, Texas

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Jarrell, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Jarrell, Texas

Jarrell features 0 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 Jarrell, Texas

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jarrell.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jarrell, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Jarrell landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Jarrell.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Jarrell, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,306 and $1,596.

2022 Jarrell, 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
Jarrell, Texas Fair Market Rent $1,092 $1,236 $1,451 $1,867 $2,194
Jarrell, Texas Payment Standard Range $983 to $1,201 $1,112 to $1,360 $1,306 to $1,596 $1,680 to $2,054 $1,975 to $2,413

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Jarrell, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.1%
Average Renter Household Size 1.91
Average Household Size 2.83
Median Household Income $55,469 ±$14,375
Median Rent $775 ±$104
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 69.57% ± 32.27pp
Total Population 927

Population and Household Demographics

Jarrell is a city in Williamson County, Texas with a population of 927. There are 327 households in the city with an average household size of 2.83 persons. 21.1% of households in Jarrell are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jarrell

The median gross income for households in Jarrell is $55,469 a year, or $4,622 a month. The median rent for the city is $775 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jarrell, a household making less than $2,583 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 69.57% of households who rent are overburdened in Jarrell.

Area Median Income In Jarrell

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 Jarrell, the AMI is calculated from all households within Williamson County.

In Jarrell, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $98,900

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 Jarrell

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 Jarrell

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Jarrell AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,800 $23,750 $26,700 $29,650 $32,050 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Jarrell AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$34,650 $39,600 $44,550 $49,450 $53,450 $57,400 $61,350 $65,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Jarrell AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,400 $63,300 $71,200 $79,100 $85,450 $91,800 $98,100 $104,450