Low Income Apartments In Kent County

There are 0 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 0 affordable apartments for rent in Kent County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 0 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Kent County. There are 0 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Guide To Affordable Housing in Kent County, Texas

Kent County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.38%
Average Renter Household Size 2.06
Total Population 821
Housing Units 372
Average Household Size 2.07
Median Household Income $47,024 ±$8,739
Median Rent $511 ±$68
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 24.78% ± 24.63pp

Population and Household Demographics

Kent County is a County in Texas with a population of 821. There are 372 households in the county with an average household size of 2.07 persons. 30.38% of households in Kent County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Kent County

The median gross income for households in Kent County is $47,024 a year, or $3,919 a month. The median rent for the county is $511 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Kent County, a household making less than $1,703 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 24.78% of households who rent are overburdened in Kent County.1

Fair Market Rents in Kent 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
$526 $557 $700 $1,012 $1,079