Low Income Apartments In Tyler County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Tyler County

Terracewood Apartments

65 Cobb Mill Rd
Woodville, TX

Pecan Elm Shivers

801 Blue Bird St
Woodville, TX
  • «
  • 1
  • »

There are 2 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 126 affordable apartments for rent in Tyler County. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with 86 apartments that set rent based on your income. In Tyler County, HUD housing programs support 0 rental assistance apartments through programs like Project-based Section 8. There are 40 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 Tyler County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Tyler County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Woodville Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Tyler County, Texas

Tyler County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 126
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 86
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 15.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.25
Total Population 21,462
Housing Units 7,968
Average Household Size 2.39
Median Household Income $41,360 ±$2,867
Median Rent $638 ±$72
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31% ± 5.39pp

Population and Household Demographics

Tyler County is a County in Texas with a population of 21,462. There are 7,968 households in the county with an average household size of 2.39 persons. 15.63% of households in Tyler County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Tyler County

The median gross income for households in Tyler County is $41,360 a year, or $3,447 a month. The median rent for the county is $638 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Tyler County, a household making less than $2,127 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31% of households who rent are overburdened in Tyler County.1

Area Median Income In Tyler 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 Tyler County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,300

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 Tyler 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 Tyler County HUD Rental Assistance in Tyler County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,100 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $38,550 $41,000
50% of Median $21,750 $24,850 $27,950 $31,050 $33,550 $36,050 $38,550 $41,000
80% of Median $34,800 $39,800 $44,750 $49,700 $53,700 $57,700 $61,650 $65,650

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Tyler County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
60% of Median $26,100 $29,820 $33,540 $37,260 $40,260 $43,260 $46,260 $49,200

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Tyler County is $33,540 a year, or $2,795 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $2,795 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $839 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $544 $583 $699 $808 $901 $994
60% $653 $699 $839 $969 $1,082 $1,193
Fair Market Rents in Tyler 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
$532 $618 $708 $950 $1,084

Cities In Tyler County

Select A City to View its Apartment Communities and Waiting Lists.

City Listings Served By
Woodville 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Woodville are the Housing Authority of the City of Woodville and Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority.
Chester 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chester is the Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority.
Colmesneil 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Colmesneil is the Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority.
Ivanhoe 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ivanhoe is the Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority.
Ivanhoe North 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ivanhoe North is the Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority.
Warren 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warren is the Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority.