Low Income Apartments In Orange County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Orange County

Velma Jeter Manor

2500 Allie Payne Rd
Orange, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Park Avenue Manor

2540 W Park Ave
Orange, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR

James Zay Roberts Plaza

610 Burton Ave
Orange, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR

Cypresswood Crossing

1010 TX Highway 87
Orange, TX
Income Based
1-3 BR

Willow Bend

4030 Sikes Rd
Orange, TX

Whispering Oaks

2835 Western Ave
West Orange, TX
1-4 BR

Twelve Oaks

2405 Hwy 12
Vidor, TX
1-2 BR

Heritage Center of Orange

100 College St
Orange, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Pineywoods Community Orange

205 W Park Ave
Orange, TX
HCV Welcome

Optimist Village

3650 Optimist Way
Orange, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

There are 17 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 1,347 affordable apartments for rent in Orange County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 677 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 70 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Orange County. There are 542 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Housing Authorities that serve Orange County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Orange County Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Orange County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Orange Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Orange County, Texas

Orange County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 17
Total Low Income Apartments 1,347
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 677
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.54%
Average Renter Household Size 2.42
Total Population 83,217
Housing Units 32,054
Average Household Size 2.57
Median Household Income $49,763 ±$2,575
Median Rent $748 ±$22
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.86% ± 4.48pp

Population and Household Demographics

Orange County is a County in Texas with a population of 83,217. There are 32,054 households in the county with an average household size of 2.57 persons. 23.54% of households in Orange County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Orange County

The median gross income for households in Orange County is $49,763 a year, or $4,147 a month. The median rent for the county is $748 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Orange County, a household making less than $2,493 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.86% of households who rent are overburdened in Orange County.1

Fair Market Rents in Orange 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
$647 $745 $920 $1,187 $1,310

Cities In Orange County

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City Listings Served By
Orange 12 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Orange are the Housing Authority of Orange County, Housing Authority of the City of Orange and Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
Vidor 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Vidor are the Housing Authority of Orange County and Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
Bridge City 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bridge City is the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
Mauriceville 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mauriceville is the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
Pine Forest 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Forest is the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
Pinehurst 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pinehurst is the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
Rose City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rose City is the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.
West Orange 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Orange is the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur.