Low Income Apartments In Karnes County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Karnes County

Runge Apartments

1200 N Goliad St
Runge, TX

Town Oaks of Kenedy

120 Water St
Kenedy, TX
Subsidized

M - Rhd - 2001

Graham St
Kenedy, TX
HCV Welcome

Tierra Pointe

1226 S State Hwy 123
Karnes City, TX
HCV Welcome

Bluebonnet Square

101 Evans Ave
Kenedy, TX

Savannahpark of Karnes City

905 S Panna Maria Ave
Karnes City, TX
Subsidized

703 N Helena

703 N Helena
Runge, TX

None

102 W Mayfield St
Karnes City, TX

Sam S Swierc

311 S Panna Maria St
Falls City, TX
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There are 9 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 335 affordable apartments for rent in Karnes County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 203 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 48 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Karnes County. There are 132 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Housing Authorities that serve Karnes County

Housing Authority Programs
Alamo Area Council of Governments Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Other Housing Authorities located in Karnes County

Housing Authority Programs
Kenedy Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Runge Housing Authority Public Housing
Falls City Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Karnes County, Texas

Karnes County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 335
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 203
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.74%
Average Renter Household Size 3.54
Total Population 14,879
Housing Units 4,309
Average Household Size 2.83
Median Household Income $45,502 ±$4,170
Median Rent $650 ±$88
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.12% ± 10.03pp

Population and Household Demographics

Karnes County is a County in Texas with a population of 14,879. There are 4,309 households in the county with an average household size of 2.83 persons. 24.74% of households in Karnes County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Karnes County

The median gross income for households in Karnes County is $45,502 a year, or $3,792 a month. The median rent for the county is $650 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Karnes County, a household making less than $2,167 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.12% of households who rent are overburdened in Karnes County.1

Fair Market Rents in Karnes 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
$502 $581 $769 $963 $1,185

Cities In Karnes County

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City Listings Served By
Kenedy 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kenedy is the Kenedy Housing Authority.
Karnes City 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Karnes City is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Runge 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Runge are the Runge Housing Authority and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
Falls City 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Falls City is the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.