Low Income Apartments In Zapata County
Texas

Low Income Apartments In Zapata County

Casa Trinidad

1009 Lincoln St
Zapata, TX
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Los Ebanos Apartments

1103 Lincoln St
Zapata, TX
Subsidized

Villa Del Rio Apartments

2300 Alamo St
Zapata, TX
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There are 3 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 200 affordable apartments for rent in Zapata County, Texas. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 160 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 0 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Zapata County. 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 Zapata County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the City of Laredo Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher; Public Housing; Family Self-sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher; Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance

Guide To Affordable Housing in Zapata County, Texas

Zapata County, TX Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 200
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 160
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.75%
Average Renter Household Size 2.85
Total Population 14,308
Housing Units 4,517
Average Household Size 3.16
Median Household Income $32,162 ±$4,878
Median Rent $416 ±$47
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.43% ± 14.87pp

Population and Household Demographics

Zapata County is a County in Texas with a population of 14,308. There are 4,517 households in the county with an average household size of 3.16 persons. 24.75% of households in Zapata County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Zapata County

The median gross income for households in Zapata County is $32,162 a year, or $2,680 a month. The median rent for the county is $416 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Zapata County, a household making less than $1,387 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.43% of households who rent are overburdened in Zapata County.1

Fair Market Rents in Zapata 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
$526 $611 $700 $1,012 $1,079

Cities In Zapata County

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City Listings Served By
Zapata 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Zapata is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Falcon Lake Estates 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Falcon Lake Estates is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Falcon Mesa 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Falcon Mesa is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Las Palmas 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Las Palmas is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Lopeño 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lopeño is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Los Lobos 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Los Lobos is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Medina 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Medina is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Morales Sanchez 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morales Sanchez is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
New Falcon 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Falcon is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Ramireno 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ramireno is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
San Ygnacio 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves San Ygnacio is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Siesta Shores 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Siesta Shores is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.
Morales-Sanchez 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morales-Sanchez is the Housing Authority of the City of Laredo.