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Affordable Housing In Oak Ridge North
Montgomery County, Texas

Housing Authorities that serve Oak Ridge North

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Oak Ridge North, Texas

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Oak Ridge North, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Oak Ridge North, Texas

Oak Ridge North features 0 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 Oak Ridge North, Texas

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Oak Ridge North.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Oak Ridge North, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Oak Ridge North landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Oak Ridge North.

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

2020 Oak Ridge North, 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.

Oak Ridge North, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 6.92%
Average Renter Household Size 2.61
Average Household Size 2.92
Median Household Income $88,500 ±$13,742
Median Rent $1,232 ±$322
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 58.11% ± 49.45pp
Total Population 3,127

Population and Household Demographics

Oak Ridge North is a city in Montgomery County, Texas with a population of 3,127. There are 1,070 households in the city with an average household size of 2.92 persons. 6.92% of households in Oak Ridge North are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Oak Ridge North

The median gross income for households in Oak Ridge North is $88,500 a year, or $7,375 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,232 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Oak Ridge North, a household making less than $4,107 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 58.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Oak Ridge North.

Area Median Income In Oak Ridge North

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Oak Ridge North, the AMI is calculated from all households within Montgomery County.

In Oak Ridge North, 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 Oak Ridge North

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 Oak Ridge North

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