Low Income Apartments In Starr County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Starr County

San Juan Village

400 N Iowa Ave
San Juan, TX
Subsidized

Mira Vista

601 Jefferson St
Santa Anna, TX
Subsidized

Rio Vista Apartments

191 S Portaleza Ave
Roma, TX
Subsidized

Villa De Escandon Apartments

212 Frank Doyno St
Rio Grande City, TX
Subsidized

700 Wallis Ave

700 Wallis Ave
Santa Anna, TX

La Casita Del Valle Apartments

6547 FM 1430
Rio Grande City, TX
Subsidized

Mira Vista Apartments

100 Clark St
Santa Anna, TX
HCV Welcome

Villa Vallarta

600 N Fairgrounds Rd
Rio Grande City, TX
Subsidized

Nixon Apartments Circle Site

204 E Nixon St
Rio Grande City, TX

301 N Canales Cir

301 N Canales Cir
Roma, TX

There are 12 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 562 affordable apartments for rent in Starr County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 466 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 110 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Starr County. There are 96 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 Starr County

Housing Authority Programs
Starr County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Starr County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Santa Anna Public Housing
San Juan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher
Roma Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Starr County, Texas

Starr County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 562
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 466
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.82%
Average Renter Household Size 3.51
Total Population 62,648
Housing Units 16,145
Average Household Size 3.84
Median Household Income $26,172 ±$2,076
Median Rent $510 ±$25
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.92% ± 6.3pp

Population and Household Demographics

Starr County is a County in Texas with a population of 62,648. There are 16,145 households in the county with an average household size of 3.84 persons. 24.82% of households in Starr County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Starr County

The median gross income for households in Starr County is $26,172 a year, or $2,181 a month. The median rent for the county is $510 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Starr County, a household making less than $1,700 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.92% of households who rent are overburdened in Starr County.1

Fair Market Rents in Starr 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
$526 $546 $700 $885 $1,079

Cities In Starr County

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City Listings Served By
San Juan 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve San Juan are the Starr County Housing Authority and San Juan Housing Authority.
Roma 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Roma are the Starr County Housing Authority and Roma Housing Authority.
Santa Anna 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Santa Anna are the Housing Authority of Santa Anna and Starr County Housing Authority.
Santa Rosa 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Santa Rosa is the Starr County Housing Authority.
Rio Grande City 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rio Grande City is the Starr County Housing Authority.
Airport Heights 0
Alto Bonito Heights 0
Amada Acres 0
Anacua 0
B and E 0
Barrera 0
Benjamin Perez 0
Buena Vista 0
Camargito 0
Campo Verde 0
Casa Blanca 0
Casas 0
Chaparrito 0
Chapeno 0
Delmita 0
East Alto Bonito 0
East Lopez 0
El Brazil 0
El Castillo 0
El Cenizo 0
El Chaparral 0
Elias Fela Solis 0
El Mesquite 0
El Quiote 0
El Rancho Vela 0
El Refugio 0
El Socio 0
Escobares 0
Escobar I 0
Eugenio Saenz 0
Evergreen 0
Falconaire 0
Falcon Heights 0
Falcon Village 0
Fernando Salinas 0
Flor del Rio 0
Fronton 0
Fronton Ranchettes 0
Garceno 0
Garciasville 0
Garza Salinas II 0
Guadalupe Guerra 0
Gutierrez 0
H. Cuellar Estates 0
Hilltop 0
Indio 0
Jardin de San Julian 0
JF Villarreal 0
La Carla 0
La Casita 0
La Chuparosa 0
La Escondida 0
La Esperanza 0
Lago Vista 0
La Grulla 0
La Loma de Falcon 0
La Minita 0
La Paloma Ranchettes 0
La Puerta 0
La Rosita 0
Las Lomas 0
La Victoria 0
Loma Linda East 0
Loma Linda West 0
Loma Vista 0
Longoria 0
Los Alvarez 0
Los Arrieros 0
Los Barreras 0
Los Ebanos 0
Manuel Garcia 0
Manuel Garcia II 0
Martinez 0
Miguel Barrera 0
Mikes 0
Mi Ranchito Estate 0
Moraida 0
Narciso Pena 0
Netos 0
Nina 0
North Escobares 0
Northridge 0
Old Escobares 0
Olivia Lopez de Gutierrez 0
Olmito and Olmito 0
Pablo Pena 0
Palo Blanco 0
Pena 0
Quesada 0
Rafael Pena 0
Ramirez Perez 0
Ramos 0
Ranchitos Del Norte 0
Rancho Viejo 0
Regino Ramirez 0
Rivera 0
Rivereno 0
Roma Creek 0
Salineño 0
Salineño North 0
Sammy Martinez 0
Sandoval 0
San Fernando 0
San Isidro 0
Santa Cruz 0
Santel 0
Sunset 0
Tierra Dorada 0
Valle Hermoso 0
Valle Vista 0
Victoria Vera 0
Villarreal 0
West Alto Bonito 0
Zarate 0
Elias-Fela Solis 0
Garza-Salinas II 0
Guadalupe-Guerra 0
Ramirez-Perez 0