Low Income Apartments In Washington County

Low Income Apartments In Washington County

Brenham Housing Complex

600 Pleasantview Ave
Brenham, TX

Brenham Oaks

2575 Stringer St
Brenham, TX
HCV Welcome

Jefferson Square Apartments

801 W Jefferson St
Brenham, TX

Bluffview Villas

2800 Highway 36 S
Brenham, TX
HCV Welcome

Northside Terrace

1801 Northview Circle Dr
Brenham, TX

Sunnyside Terrace

700A E Blue Bell Rd
Brenham, TX

Cityview Crestview

801 Glenn Dr
Brenham, TX
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There are 7 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 667 affordable apartments for rent in Washington County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 515 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 125 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Washington County. There are 152 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 Washington County

Housing Authority Programs
Brazos Valley Council of Governments Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Other Housing Authorities located in Washington County

Housing Authority Programs
Brenham Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Washington County, Texas

Washington County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 667
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 515
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.2%
Average Renter Household Size 2.60
Total Population 34,236
Housing Units 11,952
Average Household Size 2.68
Median Household Income $51,269 ±$4,039
Median Rent $776 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.79% ± 7.76pp

Population and Household Demographics

Washington County is a County in Texas with a population of 34,236. There are 11,952 households in the county with an average household size of 2.68 persons. 26.2% of households in Washington County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Washington County

The median gross income for households in Washington County is $51,269 a year, or $4,272 a month. The median rent for the county is $776 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Washington County, a household making less than $2,587 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.79% of households who rent are overburdened in Washington County.1

Fair Market Rents in Washington 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
$703 $744 $852 $1,067 $1,497

Cities In Washington County

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City Listings Served By
Brenham 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Brenham are the Brenham Housing Authority and Brazos Valley Council of Governments.
Burton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burton is the Brazos Valley Council of Governments.