Low Income Apartments In Matagorda County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Matagorda County

Bay Breeze

800 Avenue F
Bay City, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Bay Shore Manor

138 Sandpiper Cir
Palacios, TX
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized

Roland Hilliard Apartments

1408 Whitson St
Bay City, TX
Subsidized

Bay View Apartments

1803 Gray St
Palacios, TX
HCV Welcome

Golden Manor Apartments

800 Avenue H Apt 127
Bay City, TX
Subsidized

Tejas Cove Ak Ncr of Bay City

1900 Palm Village Blvd
Bay City, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Seacrest Estates

45 Seashell Blvd
Palacios, TX

Henderson Place Apartments

501 Henderson St
Palacios, TX
Subsidized

Bay City Manor Apartments

900 Avenue J
Bay City, TX
Subsidized

Bay Ranch Apartments

1401 Thompson Dr
Bay City, TX
HCV Welcome

There are 11 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 677 affordable apartments for rent in Matagorda County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 585 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 160 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Matagorda County. There are 92 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Other Housing Authorities located in Matagorda County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Bay City Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Palacios Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Matagorda County, Texas

Matagorda County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 677
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 585
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 32.22%
Average Renter Household Size 2.81
Total Population 36,598
Housing Units 13,382
Average Household Size 2.70
Median Household Income $40,797 ±$3,834
Median Rent $658 ±$67
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.38% ± 5.78pp

Population and Household Demographics

Matagorda County is a County in Texas with a population of 36,598. There are 13,382 households in the county with an average household size of 2.70 persons. 32.22% of households in Matagorda County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Matagorda County

The median gross income for households in Matagorda County is $40,797 a year, or $3,400 a month. The median rent for the county is $658 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Matagorda County, a household making less than $2,193 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.38% of households who rent are overburdened in Matagorda County.1

Fair Market Rents in Matagorda 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
$615 $619 $754 $945 $1,292

Cities In Matagorda County

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City Listings Served By
Bay City 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bay City is the Housing Authority of the City of Bay City.
Palacios 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palacios is the Housing Authority of the City of Palacios.
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Markham 0
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