Affordable Housing In Uvalde County
7 Low Income Apartment Communities In Uvalde County
Housing Authorities that serve Uvalde County
|Uvalde Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Uvalde County, Texas
There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 338 affordable apartments for rent in Uvalde County, Texas.
Income Based Apartments in Uvalde County, Texas
Uvalde County features 178 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 Uvalde County, Texas
There are 160 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Uvalde County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Uvalde County, Texas
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Uvalde County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Uvalde County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Uvalde County, Texas for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.
2020 Uvalde 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|
|Fair Market Rent||$609||$627||$714||$890||$1,074|
|Payment Standard Range||$548 to $670||$564 to $690||$643 to $785||$801 to $979||$967 to $1,181|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Uvalde County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||7|
|Total Low Income Apartments||338|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||178|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||26.44%|
|Average Renter Household Size||3.16|
|Average Household Size||3.13|
|Median Household Income||$38,568 ±$3,257|
|Median Rent||$628 ±$33|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||35.43% ± 7.99pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Uvalde County is a county in Texas with a population of 26,952. There are 8,435 households in the county with an average household size of 3.13 persons. 26.44% of households in Uvalde County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Uvalde County
The median gross income for households in Uvalde County is $38,568 a year, or $3,214 a month. The median rent for the county is $628 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Uvalde County, a household making less than $2,093 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.43% of households who rent are overburdened in Uvalde County.
Area Median Income In Uvalde 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 Uvalde County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,100
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 Uvalde 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 Uvalde County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$12,760||$17,240||$21,720||$26,200||$30,680||$34,200||$36,550||$38,900|
|50% of Median||$20,650||$23,600||$26,550||$29,450||$31,850||$34,200||$36,550||$38,900|
|80% of Median||$33,000||$37,700||$42,400||$47,100||$50,900||$54,650||$58,450||$62,200|
Cities In Uvalde County
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|Knippa||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Knippa is the Uvalde Housing Authority.|
|Sabinal||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sabinal is the Uvalde Housing Authority.|
|Utopia||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Utopia is the Uvalde Housing Authority.|
|Uvalde||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Uvalde is the Uvalde Housing Authority.|
|Uvalde Estates||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Uvalde Estates is the Uvalde Housing Authority.|