Affordable Housing In Uncertain
Harrison County, Texas

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Uncertain

Woodridge Apartments

RR 2 Box 459
Uncertain, Texas
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Uncertain

Housing Authority Programs
Marshall Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Uncertain, Texas

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 24 affordable apartments for rent in Uncertain, Texas.

Income Based Apartments in Uncertain, Texas

Uncertain 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 Uncertain, Texas

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Uncertain.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Uncertain, Texas

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Uncertain, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $707 and $865.

2020 Uncertain, 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 $512 $661 $786 $1,000 $1,065
Payment Standard Range $461 to $563 $595 to $727 $707 to $865 $900 to $1,100 $959 to $1,172

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Uncertain, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 24
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 16.36%
Average Renter Household Size 1.44
Average Household Size 1.71
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 288.89pp
Total Population 94

Population and Household Demographics

Uncertain is a City in Harrison County, Texas with a population of 94. There are 55 households in the city with an average household size of 1.71 persons. 16.36% of households in Uncertain are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Uncertain

The median gross income for households in Uncertain is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Uncertain, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Uncertain.1

Area Median Income In Uncertain

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 Uncertain, the AMI is calculated from all households within Harrison County.

In Uncertain, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,300

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 Uncertain

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 Uncertain

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,050 $36,400 $38,750
50% of Median $20,550 $23,500 $26,450 $29,350 $31,700 $34,050 $36,400 $38,750
80% of Median $32,900 $37,600 $42,300 $46,950 $50,750 $54,500 $58,250 $62,000