Low Income Apartments In Lamar County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Lamar County

Paris Retirement Village

1400 W. Washington
Paris, TX
1-2 BR
HCV Welcome

Roxton Arms Apartments

606 Hackleman Rd
Roxton, TX
Subsidized

Park Gardens North Apartments

320 Stone Ave
Paris, TX
Subsidized

Golden Acres

311 Clarksville St
Paris, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Residences on Stillhouse Road

2810 Stillhouse Rd
Paris, TX
HCV Welcome

Ridgeview Townhomes

210 Stone Ave
Paris, TX
HCV Welcome

Paris Retirement Village

1400 W Washington St
Paris, TX
HCV Welcome

Glover Units

488 Bevill St
Deport, TX

George W Wright Homes

505 13th St SE
Paris, TX

630 W Division St

630 W Division St
Blossom, TX
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There are 10 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 786 affordable apartments for rent in Lamar County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 490 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 140 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Lamar County. There are 296 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 Lamar County

Housing Authority Programs
Ark-Tex Council of Governments Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Other Housing Authorities located in Lamar County

Housing Authority Programs
Paris Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Housing Authority of Deport Public Housing
Housing Authority of Blossom Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Lamar County, Texas

Lamar County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 786
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 490
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.72%
Average Renter Household Size 2.61
Total Population 49,566
Housing Units 19,026
Average Household Size 2.56
Median Household Income $40,748 ±$1,632
Median Rent $661 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.57% ± 4.59pp

Population and Household Demographics

Lamar County is a County in Texas with a population of 49,566. There are 19,026 households in the county with an average household size of 2.56 persons. 34.72% of households in Lamar County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lamar County

The median gross income for households in Lamar County is $40,748 a year, or $3,396 a month. The median rent for the county is $661 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lamar County, a household making less than $2,203 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.57% of households who rent are overburdened in Lamar County.1

Fair Market Rents in Lamar 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
$570 $600 $743 $982 $1,305

Cities In Lamar County

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City Listings Served By
Reno 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reno is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Paris 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Paris are the Paris Housing Authority and Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Roxton 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roxton is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Blossom 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blossom is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Deport 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deport is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Powderly 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Powderly is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Sun Valley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sun Valley is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.
Toco 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Toco is the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.