Low Income Apartments In Marion County

Low Income Apartments In Marion County

Ole Town Apartments

501 Martin Luther King Dr
Jefferson, TX

Jefferson Manor Apartments

1301 Martin Luther King Dr
Jefferson, TX
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There are 2 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 80 affordable apartments for rent in Marion County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 48 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 48 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Marion County. There are 32 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 Marion County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Jefferson Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Marion County, Texas

Marion County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 80
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 48
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.13%
Average Renter Household Size 2.11
Total Population 10,248
Housing Units 4,463
Average Household Size 2.26
Median Household Income $34,175 ±$3,051
Median Rent $594 ±$89
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.45% ± 10.91pp

Population and Household Demographics

Marion County is a County in Texas with a population of 10,248. There are 4,463 households in the county with an average household size of 2.26 persons. 24.13% of households in Marion County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Marion County

The median gross income for households in Marion County is $34,175 a year, or $2,848 a month. The median rent for the county is $594 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Marion County, a household making less than $1,980 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.45% of households who rent are overburdened in Marion County.1

Fair Market Rents in Marion 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 $919 $1,230

Cities In Marion County

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City Listings Served By
Jefferson 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jefferson is the Housing Authority of Jefferson.
Pine Harbor 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Harbor is the Housing Authority of Jefferson.