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Affordable Housing In Los Lobos
Zapata County, Texas

Housing Authorities that serve Los Lobos

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Laredo Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD); Moderate Rehabilitation

Guide To Affordable Housing in Los Lobos, Texas

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

Income Based Apartments in Los Lobos, Texas

Los Lobos 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 Los Lobos, Texas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Los Lobos, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Los Lobos, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Los Lobos, 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
Fair Market Rent $529 $627 $714 $1,030 $1,074
Payment Standard Range $476 to $582 $564 to $690 $643 to $785 $927 to $1,133 $967 to $1,181

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Los Lobos, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Los Lobos is a city in Zapata County, Texas with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Los Lobos are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Los Lobos

The median gross income for households in Los Lobos is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Los Lobos

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 Los Lobos, the AMI is calculated from all households within Zapata County.

In Los Lobos, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $42,200

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 Los Lobos

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 Los Lobos

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
50% of Median $20,650 $23,600 $26,550 $29,450 $31,850 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
80% of Median $33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200