Affordable Housing In Trinity County
Texas

Affordable Housing programs support 80 income based apartments in Trinity County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 76 affordable apartments in Trinity County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Trinity County, Texas

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Trinity County. Go to the Texas Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Trinity County.

Trinity Manor Apartments

219 Pegoda Rd
Trinity, Texas
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Groveton Seniors Apartments

545 E 1st St
Groveton, Texas
Rent Assisted
62+

Trinity Arms Ltd

Unnamed Rd
Trinity, Texas
Affordable

Trinity Arms II

1000 Leroy Harper Cir
Trinity, Texas

Trinity Arms I

1000 Leroy Harper Cir
Trinity, Texas
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Affordable Housing In Trinity County

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City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Groveton, TX Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Groveton.
Affordable Housing In Trinity, TX Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Trinity.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Trinity County, Texas

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency
Go to the Texas Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Trinity County.

Trinity County, Texas Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Trinity County, Texas

Trinity County features 80 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 Trinity County, Texas

There are 76 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Trinity County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Trinity County, Texas

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Trinity County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Trinity County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Trinity County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $822 and $1,004.

2023 Trinity County, 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
Trinity County, Texas Fair Market Rent $688 $724 $913 $1,111 $1,520
Trinity County, Texas Payment Standard Range $619 to $757 $652 to $796 $822 to $1,004 $1,000 to $1,222 $1,368 to $1,672

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Trinity County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 156
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 80
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.14%
Average Renter Household Size 2.93
Average Household Size 2.69
Median Household Income $34,295 ±$3,835
Median Rent $702 ±$47
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.03% ± 10.2pp
Total Population 14,405

Population and Household Demographics

Trinity County is a county in Texas with a population of 14,405. There are 5,325 households in the county with an average household size of 2.69 persons. 19.14% of households in Trinity County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Trinity County

The median gross income for households in Trinity County is $34,295 a year, or $2,858 a month. The median rent for the county is $702 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Trinity County, a household making less than $2,340 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.03% of households who rent are overburdened in Trinity County.

Area Median Income In Trinity County

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.

In Trinity County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,500

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 Trinity County

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 Trinity County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Trinity County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,350 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $44,950
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Trinity County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,850 $27,250 $30,650 $34,050 $36,800 $39,500 $42,250 $44,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Trinity County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,150 $43,600 $49,050 $54,450 $58,850 $63,200 $67,550 $71,900