Affordable Housing In Nueces County
Texas

56 Low Income Apartment Communities In Nueces County

Palacio Residencial & El Paraiso Apartments

1757 Gollihar Rd
Corpus Christi, TX
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Lexington Manor Apartments

3126 Ray Ellison Dr
Corpus Christi, TX
Income Based
1-4 BR
Subsidized
Accepts Vouchers

American Gi Forum I & II

1801 Bosquez St
Robstown, TX
Income Based
1-4 BR
Subsidized

Hacienda Senior Apts.

2625 Greenwood Dr.
Corpus Christi, TX
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Samuel Place Apts.

4315 Carroll Lane
Corpus Christi, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized
Accepts Vouchers

Arrowsmith Apartments

5701 Williams Dr
Corpus Christi, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Glenoak Apts.

711 Glenoak
Corpus Christi, TX
Income Based
1-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Riverstone Apartments

3521 Airline Dr
Corpus Christi, TX
$304-931
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Lantana Square Apts.

5802 Academy Drive
Corpus Christi, TX
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Riverview at Calallen

11930 Leopard Street
Corpus Christi, TX
$324-943
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Other Housing Authorities located in Nueces County

Housing Authority Programs
Corpus Christi Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher
Robstown Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Ingleside Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Nueces County, Texas

There are 56 low income housing apartment communities offering 6,174 affordable apartments for rent in Nueces County, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Nueces County, Texas

Nueces County features 4,172 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 Nueces County, Texas

There are 2,002 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Nueces County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Nueces County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Nueces County landlords $1,100 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Nueces County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Nueces County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 56
Total Low Income Apartments 6,174
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 4,172
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 42.73%
Average Renter Household Size 2.57
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $50,337 ±$922
Median Rent $887 ±$14
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.43% ± 1.8pp
Total Population 352,060

Population and Household Demographics

Nueces County is a County in Texas with a population of 352,060. There are 126,900 households in the county with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 42.73% of households in Nueces County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Nueces County

The median gross income for households in Nueces County is $50,337 a year, or $4,195 a month. The median rent for the county is $887 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Nueces County, a household making less than $2,957 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.43% of households who rent are overburdened in Nueces County.1

Area Median Income In Nueces 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 Nueces County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,300

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 Nueces 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 Nueces County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,950 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,250 $26,550 $29,850 $33,150 $35,850 $38,500 $41,150 $43,800
80% of Median $37,150 $42,450 $47,750 $53,050 $57,300 $61,550 $65,800 $70,050

Cities In Nueces County

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City Listings Served By
Corpus Christi 47 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Corpus Christi is the Corpus Christi Housing Authority.
Robstown 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Robstown is the Robstown Housing Authority.
Bishop 1
Portland 0
Agua Dulce 0
Banquete 0
Driscoll 0
La Paloma Lost Creek 0
North San Pedro 0
Petronila 0
Port Aransas 0
Rancho Banquete 0
Sandy Hollow Escondidas 0
Spring Gardens 0
Tierra Grande 0
Tierra Verde 0
La Paloma-Lost Creek 0
Sandy Hollow-Escondidas 0
Ingleside 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ingleside is the Ingleside Housing Authority.