Affordable Housing In McCulloch County
3 Low Income Apartment Communities In McCulloch County
Housing Authorities that serve McCulloch County
|Abilene Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher; Section 8 HCV Money Follows the Person (MFP); Public Housing Money Follows the Person (MFP)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in McCulloch County, Texas
There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 284 affordable apartments for rent in McCulloch County, Texas.
Income Based Apartments in McCulloch County, Texas
McCulloch County features 180 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 McCulloch County, Texas
There are 104 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in McCulloch County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in McCulloch County, Texas
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay McCulloch County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in McCulloch County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in McCulloch County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $698 and $853.
2020 McCulloch County, 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||$575||$588||$775||$966||$1,165|
|Payment Standard Range||$518 to $633||$529 to $647||$698 to $853||$869 to $1,063||$1,049 to $1,282|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
McCulloch County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||3|
|Total Low Income Apartments||284|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||180|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||21.53%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.61|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Median Household Income||$40,561 ±$3,136|
|Median Rent||$658 ±$117|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||40.18% ± 12.63pp|
Population and Household Demographics
McCulloch County is a county in Texas with a population of 8,273. There are 3,145 households in the county with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 21.53% of households in McCulloch County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in McCulloch County
The median gross income for households in McCulloch County is $40,561 a year, or $3,380 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 McCulloch County, a household making less than $2,193 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.18% of households who rent are overburdened in McCulloch County.
Area Median Income In McCulloch County
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.
In McCulloch County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,900
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 McCulloch County
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 McCulloch County
|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|
Cities In McCulloch County
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|Brady||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Brady are the Housing Authority of Brady and Abilene Housing Authority.|
|Melvin||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Melvin is the Abilene Housing Authority.|