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Affordable Housing In Rosebud
Falls County, Texas

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Rosebud

Rosebud Oaks Apartments

306 W Avenue D
Rosebud, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Cougarland Apartments

175 Loop 265
Rosebud, Texas

Ashcraft Court

County Rd 344
Rosebud, Texas
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Housing Authorities that serve Rosebud

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Rosebud Public Housing
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Rosebud, Texas

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 144 affordable apartments for rent in Rosebud, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Rosebud, Texas

Rosebud features 144 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 Rosebud, Texas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Rosebud, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Rosebud, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Rosebud, 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 $540 $595 $734 $1,033 $1,271
Payment Standard Range $486 to $594 $536 to $655 $661 to $807 $930 to $1,136 $1,144 to $1,398

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Rosebud, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 144
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 144
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.73%
Average Renter Household Size 3.67
Average Household Size 3.16
Median Household Income $32,250 ±$5,367
Median Rent $643 ±$83
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.94% ± 20.37pp
Total Population 1,401

Population and Household Demographics

Rosebud is a city in Falls County, Texas with a population of 1,401. There are 429 households in the city with an average household size of 3.16 persons. 34.73% of households in Rosebud are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Rosebud

The median gross income for households in Rosebud is $32,250 a year, or $2,688 a month. The median rent for the city is $643 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Rosebud, a household making less than $2,143 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.94% of households who rent are overburdened in Rosebud.

Area Median Income In Rosebud

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 Rosebud, the AMI is calculated from all households within Falls County.

In Rosebud, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,700

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 Rosebud

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 Rosebud

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
50% of Median $20,650 $23,600 $26,550 $29,450 $31,850 $34,200 $36,550 $38,900
80% of Median $33,000 $37,700 $42,400 $47,100 $50,900 $54,650 $58,450 $62,200