Brownwood Housing Authority

1500 Terrace Drive, Brownwood, TX, 76801
(325) 646-0790



Brown County

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About Brownwood Housing Authority

The overall goal of the BHA program is to help improve the quality of life for public housing residents and empowering our residents to take charge of their lives and of their environment.

The needs of our residents drive the initatives we promote to ensure those living on our properties are not only safe, but they have a decent place to call home. These services will enable them to become economically independent and link the elderly and people with disabilities with the resources necessary to maintain their independence and age in place.


Mission Statement

Brownwood Housing Authority (BHA) seeks to assist low-income families, including those who are elderly, disabled, or handicapped, with safe, decent, and affordable housing opportunities.

Program Summary for Brownwood Housing Authority

Brownwood Housing Authority is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Brownwood Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 236 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Brownwood Housing Authority administered a total of 501 Section 8 Vouchers. Brownwood Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Brownwood Housing Authority is located at 1500 Terrace Drive, Brownwood, TX, 76801 and serves the city of Brownwood. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Brownwood Housing Authority at, (325) 646-0790 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Brownwood Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 1
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 501
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 236
Waiting list for the Brownwood Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Brown County, TX

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Brown County, TX:

Median Income
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Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $18,350
  • $21,000
  • $23,600
  • $26,200
  • $28,300
  • $30,400
  • $32,500
  • $34,600
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $11,880
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,300
  • $30,400
  • $32,500
  • $34,600
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $29,350
  • $33,550
  • $37,750
  • $41,900
  • $45,300
  • $48,650
  • $52,000
  • $55,350

2017 Fair Market Rents for Brown County, TX

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Brown County, TX:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$469 $594 $714 $981 $1125



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Bangs Housing Authority Bangs Housing Authority Bangs TX N/A N/A Open 7.59 Miles Contact
Santa Anna Housing Authority Santa Anna Housing Authority Santa Anna TX N/A N/A Open 19.02 Miles Contact
Coleman Housing Authority Coleman Housing Authority Coleman TX 50 99 Open 25.81 Miles Contact
Rising Star Housing Authority Rising Star Housing Authority Rising Star TX N/A N/A Open 26.04 Miles Contact
Comanche Housing Authority Comanche Housing Authority Comanche TX N/A N/A Open 26.6 Miles Contact
Cross Plains Housing Authority Cross Plains Housing Authority Cross Plains TX N/A N/A Open 29.26 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Brownwood Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
236
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Brown County Quick Facts

Population: 37,653
Persons Per Household: 2.68
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 11.4%
Homeownership Rate: 71.3%
Housing Units: 18,301
Yearly Income Per Person: $21,236
Median Household Income: $39,776