Affordable Housing In Nacogdoches County
Texas

17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Nacogdoches County

Town Parc at Nacogdoches

1630 Cardinal St
Nacogdoches, TX
$590-822
2-3 BR
HCV Welcome

Arbor Pines Apartments

3413 E Main Street
Nacogdoches, TX
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accessible

Independence Manor I

1501 Pruitt Hill Dr
Nacogdoches, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Independence Manor II

836 Ridge View Dr
Nacogdoches, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Northway Landing

5301 Northway Dr
Nacogdoches, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Eastwood Terrace Apartments

2817 Ej Campbell Blvd
Nacogdoches, TX
Subsidized

Nacogdoches Senior Village

605 Harris St
Nacogdoches, TX
HCV Welcome

Cordove Rental Units

2205 Marty St
Nacogdoches, TX
HCV Welcome

El Camino Corp II

822 Main St
Chireno, TX
Subsidized

M538621, 5319 Northway Drive

5321 Northway Dr
Nacogdoches, TX
HCV Welcome

There are 17 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 1,010 affordable apartments for rent in Nacogdoches County. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with 402 apartments that set rent based on your income. In Nacogdoches County, HUD housing programs support 192 rental assistance apartments through programs like Project-based Section 8. There are 608 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are cheaper than market rate rents.

Housing Authorities that serve Nacogdoches County

Housing Authority Programs
Nacogdoches Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)

Other Housing Authorities located in Nacogdoches County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Garrison Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Nacogdoches County, Texas

Nacogdoches County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 17
Total Low Income Apartments 1,010
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 402
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 44.28%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Total Population 65,531
Housing Units 23,888
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $39,538 ±$2,005
Median Rent $730 ±$19
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.46% ± 4.63pp

Population and Household Demographics

Nacogdoches County is a County in Texas with a population of 65,531. There are 23,888 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 44.28% of households in Nacogdoches County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Nacogdoches County

The median gross income for households in Nacogdoches County is $39,538 a year, or $3,295 a month. The median rent for the county is $730 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Nacogdoches County, a household making less than $2,433 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.46% of households who rent are overburdened in Nacogdoches County.1

Area Median Income In Nacogdoches 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 Nacogdoches County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,600

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 Nacogdoches 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 Nacogdoches County HUD Rental Assistance in Nacogdoches County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,050 $36,400 $38,750
50% of Median $20,550 $23,500 $26,450 $29,350 $31,700 $34,050 $36,400 $38,750
80% of Median $32,900 $37,600 $42,300 $46,950 $50,750 $54,500 $58,250 $62,000
Low Income Housing Tax Credits in Nacogdoches County

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program aims to create affordable rental housing for low and very low income families.

From 1987 to 2007, 17 low income apartment communities containing 379 rental apartments have been constructed and made affordable to low income persons in Nacogdoches County by the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Nacogdoches County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
50% of Median $20,550 $23,500 $26,450 $29,350 $31,700 $34,050 $36,400 $38,750
60% of Median $24,660 $28,200 $31,740 $35,220 $38,040 $40,860 $43,680 $46,500

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Nacogdoches County is $31,740 a year, or $2,645 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $2,645 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $794 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $514 $551 $661 $763 $851 $939
60% $617 $661 $794 $916 $1,022 $1,127
Fair Market Rents in Nacogdoches 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
$553 $687 $831 $1,090 $1,309

Cities In Nacogdoches County

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City Listings Served By
Nacogdoches 14 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nacogdoches is the Nacogdoches Housing Authority.
Cushing 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cushing is the Nacogdoches Housing Authority.
Garrison 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Garrison are the Housing Authority of Garrison and Nacogdoches Housing Authority.
Chireno 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chireno is the Nacogdoches Housing Authority.
Appleby 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Appleby is the Nacogdoches Housing Authority.
Redfield 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Redfield is the Nacogdoches Housing Authority.