Affordable Housing In San Angelo
Tom Green County,
13 Low Income Apartment Communities In San Angelo
Housing Authorities that serve San Angelo
|San Angelo Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in San Angelo, Texas
There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,253 affordable apartments for rent in San Angelo, Texas.
Income Based Apartments in San Angelo, Texas
San Angelo features 985 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 San Angelo, Texas
There are 268 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in San Angelo.
Housing Choice Vouchers in San Angelo, Texas
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay San Angelo landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in San Angelo.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in San Angelo, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $867 and $1,059.
2020 San Angelo, 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||$627||$740||$963||$1,284||$1,529|
|Payment Standard Range||$564 to $690||$666 to $814||$867 to $1,059||$1,156 to $1,412||$1,376 to $1,682|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
San Angelo, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||13|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,253|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||985|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||42.1%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.35|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Median Household Income||$44,802 ±$1,527|
|Median Rent||$767 ±$32|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||44.46% ± 3.43pp|
Population and Household Demographics
San Angelo is a City in Tom Green County, Texas with a population of 97,595. There are 36,409 households in the city with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 42.1% of households in San Angelo are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in San Angelo
The median gross income for households in San Angelo is $44,802 a year, or $3,734 a month. The median rent for the city is $767 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In San Angelo, a household making less than $2,557 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.46% of households who rent are overburdened in San Angelo.1
Area Median Income In San Angelo
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 San Angelo, the AMI is calculated from all households within Tom Green County.
In San Angelo, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,900
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 San Angelo
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 San Angelo
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$13,650||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$42,850|
|50% of Median||$22,750||$26,000||$29,250||$32,450||$35,050||$37,650||$40,250||$42,850|
|80% of Median||$36,350||$41,550||$46,750||$51,900||$56,100||$60,250||$64,400||$68,550|