Affordable Housing In Redland
Angelina County, Texas

Housing Authorities that serve Redland

Housing Authority Programs
Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency

Guide To Affordable Housing in Redland, Texas

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

Income Based Apartments in Redland, Texas

Redland 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 Redland, Texas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Redland, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Redland, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $714 and $872.

2020 Redland, 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 $677 $690 $793 $1,040 $1,074
Payment Standard Range $609 to $745 $621 to $759 $714 to $872 $936 to $1,144 $967 to $1,181

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Redland, 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 22.22%
Average Renter Household Size 3.85
Average Household Size 2.77
Median Household Income $40,435 ±$18,871
Median Rent $719 ±$102
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30.47% ± 19.95pp
Total Population 1,594

Population and Household Demographics

Redland is a City in Angelina County, Texas with a population of 1,594. There are 576 households in the city with an average household size of 2.77 persons. 22.22% of households in Redland are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Redland

The median gross income for households in Redland is $40,435 a year, or $3,370 a month. The median rent for the city is $719 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Redland, a household making less than $2,397 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30.47% of households who rent are overburdened in Redland.1

Area Median Income In Redland

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 Redland, the AMI is calculated from all households within Angelina County.

In Redland, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,000

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 Redland

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 Redland

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