Affordable Housing In Pecan Grove
Fort Bend County, Texas

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pecan Grove, Texas

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Pecan Grove, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Pecan Grove, Texas

Pecan Grove 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 Pecan Grove, Texas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pecan Grove, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pecan Grove, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,087 and $1,329.

2022 Pecan Grove, 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
Pecan Grove, Texas Fair Market Rent $944 $1,014 $1,208 $1,603 $2,058
Pecan Grove, Texas Payment Standard Range $850 to $1,038 $913 to $1,115 $1,087 to $1,329 $1,443 to $1,763 $1,852 to $2,264

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pecan Grove, 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 12.86%
Average Renter Household Size 2.66
Average Household Size 2.78
Median Household Income $106,466 ±$9,512
Median Rent $1,174 ±$202
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 21.84% ± 11.31pp
Total Population 16,399

Population and Household Demographics

Pecan Grove is a city in Fort Bend County, Texas with a population of 16,399. There are 5,908 households in the city with an average household size of 2.78 persons. 12.86% of households in Pecan Grove are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pecan Grove

The median gross income for households in Pecan Grove is $106,466 a year, or $8,872 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,174 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pecan Grove, a household making less than $3,913 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 21.84% of households who rent are overburdened in Pecan Grove.

Area Median Income In Pecan Grove

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 Pecan Grove, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fort Bend County.

In Pecan Grove, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $90,100

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 Pecan Grove

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 Pecan Grove

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Pecan Grove AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,650 $21,300 $23,950 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Pecan Grove AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,050 $35,450 $39,900 $44,300 $47,850 $51,400 $54,950 $58,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Pecan Grove AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,600 $56,700 $63,800 $70,850 $76,550 $82,200 $87,900 $93,550