Low Income Apartments In Leon County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Leon County

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Buffalo, TX
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Centerville Plaza

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Centerville, TX
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There are 2 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 48 affordable apartments for rent in Leon County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 24 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Leon County. There are 24 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 Leon County

Housing Authority Programs
Brazos Valley Council of Governments Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Other Housing Authorities located in Leon County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Centerville Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Buffalo Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Leon County, Texas

Leon County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 48
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 24
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 17.91%
Average Renter Household Size 2.84
Total Population 16,819
Housing Units 6,142
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $49,802 ±$3,672
Median Rent $621 ±$54
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 28.64% ± 8.5pp

Population and Household Demographics

Leon County is a County in Texas with a population of 16,819. There are 6,142 households in the county with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 17.91% of households in Leon County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Leon County

The median gross income for households in Leon County is $49,802 a year, or $4,150 a month. The median rent for the county is $621 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Leon County, a household making less than $2,070 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Leon County.1

Fair Market Rents in Leon 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 $562 $700 $947 $1,040

Cities In Leon County

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City Listings Served By
Centerville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Centerville are the Housing Authority of the City of Centerville and Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Jewett 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jewett is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Buffalo 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buffalo is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Hilltop Lakes 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hilltop Lakes is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Leona 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leona is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Marquez 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marquez is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Normangee 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Normangee is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.