Affordable Housing In Uhland
Caldwell County, Texas

Guide To Affordable Housing in Uhland, Texas

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Uhland, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Uhland, Texas

Uhland features 0 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 Uhland, Texas

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Uhland, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Uhland, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,306 and $1,596.

2022 Uhland, 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
Uhland, Texas Fair Market Rent $1,092 $1,236 $1,451 $1,867 $2,194
Uhland, Texas Payment Standard Range $983 to $1,201 $1,112 to $1,360 $1,306 to $1,596 $1,680 to $2,054 $1,975 to $2,413

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Uhland, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.8%
Average Renter Household Size 2.82
Average Household Size 3.36
Median Household Income $40,662 ±$7,963
Median Rent $753 ±$100
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.08% ± 21.52pp
Total Population 1,214

Population and Household Demographics

Uhland is a city in Caldwell County, Texas with a population of 1,214. There are 361 households in the city with an average household size of 3.36 persons. 33.8% of households in Uhland are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Uhland

The median gross income for households in Uhland is $40,662 a year, or $3,389 a month. The median rent for the city is $753 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Uhland, a household making less than $2,510 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.08% of households who rent are overburdened in Uhland.

Area Median Income In Uhland

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 Uhland, the AMI is calculated from all households within Caldwell County.

In Uhland, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $110,300

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 Uhland

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 Uhland

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Uhland AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$23,200 $26,500 $29,800 $33,100 $35,750 $38,400 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Uhland AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$38,650 $44,150 $49,650 $55,150 $59,600 $64,000 $68,400 $72,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Uhland AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$61,800 $70,600 $79,450 $88,250 $95,350 $102,400 $109,450 $116,500