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Affordable Housing In Montgomery County
Texas

28 Low Income Apartment Communities In Montgomery County

Tall Timbers Apartments

1101 S 7th St
Conroe, Texas
Subsidized

Hollow Creek Apartments

500 Hickerson St
Conroe, Texas

The Fountains of Conroe

200 Fountains Ln
Conroe, Texas

Wilshire Apartments

925 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Pl S
Conroe, Texas

Lodge at Silverdale Apartments Homes

1300 Silverdale Dr
Conroe, Texas

Garden Gate II Apartments

20040 FM 1485 Rd
Roman Forest, Texas

Porter Square Ltd

24183 Ford Rd
Porter, Texas
Subsidized

New Caney Oaks II

RR 2 Box 24
Roman Forest, Texas

New Caney Oaks Apartments

Us 59
Roman Forest, Texas

Ford Road Apartments

Hickory Dr
Porter, Texas

Housing Authorities that serve Montgomery County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Montgomery County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Montgomery County, Texas

There are 28 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,862 affordable apartments for rent in Montgomery County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Montgomery County, Texas

Montgomery County features 765 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 Montgomery County, Texas

There are 2,097 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Montgomery County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Montgomery County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Montgomery County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Montgomery County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Montgomery County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $986 and $1,206.

2020 Montgomery 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 $826 $908 $1,096 $1,485 $1,878
Payment Standard Range $743 to $909 $817 to $999 $986 to $1,206 $1,337 to $1,634 $1,690 to $2,066

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Montgomery County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 28
Total Low Income Apartments 2,862
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 765
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.19%
Average Renter Household Size 2.67
Average Household Size 2.88
Median Household Income $68,838 ±$1,533
Median Rent $1,030 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.09% ± 2.38pp
Total Population 502,586

Population and Household Demographics

Montgomery County is a county in Texas with a population of 502,586. There are 173,238 households in the county with an average household size of 2.88 persons. 28.19% of households in Montgomery County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Montgomery County

The median gross income for households in Montgomery County is $68,838 a year, or $5,737 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,030 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Montgomery County, a household making less than $3,433 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.09% of households who rent are overburdened in Montgomery County.

Area Median Income In Montgomery 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 Montgomery County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,800

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 Montgomery 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 Montgomery County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,600 $18,950 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,600 $31,550 $35,500 $39,400 $42,600 $45,750 $48,900 $52,050
80% of Median $44,150 $50,450 $56,750 $63,050 $68,100 $73,150 $78,200 $83,250

Cities In Montgomery County

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City Served By
Conroe The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Conroe is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Cut and Shoot The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cut and Shoot is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Magnolia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Magnolia is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Montgomery The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Montgomery is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Oak Ridge North The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oak Ridge North is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Panorama Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Panorama Village is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Patton Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Patton Village is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Pinehurst The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pinehurst is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Porter The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Porter is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Porter Heights The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Porter Heights is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Roman Forest The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roman Forest is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Shenandoah The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shenandoah is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Splendora The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Splendora is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Stagecoach The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stagecoach is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Willis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Willis is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Woodbranch The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodbranch is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.
Woodloch The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodloch is the Housing Authority of Montgomery County.