Port Lavaca Housing Authority

627 W. George St., #174, Port Lavaca, TX, 77979
(361) 552-8831
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Calhoun County

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About Port Lavaca Housing Authority

People from all over Texas are starting to discover our little jewel, nestled in the middle of Texas's Gulf Coast. Don't let the big resort-like look take away from its small town feel though, it is a perfect place to get away from the city bustle and fast traffic hustle. If you do start missing the fast pace of the big cities, Houston, San Antonio and Corpus Christi are but a couple of hours away.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide decent, safe, and affordable housing for low and moderate-income households in a discrimination-free environment.

Program Summary for Port Lavaca Housing Authority

Port Lavaca 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. Port Lavaca Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Port Lavaca Housing Authority administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Port Lavaca Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Port Lavaca Housing Authority is located at 627 W. George St., #174, Port Lavaca, TX, 77979 and serves the city of Port Lavaca. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Port Lavaca Housing Authority at, (361) 552-8831 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


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


2017 Income Limits for Calhoun 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 Calhoun 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
  • $20,200
  • $23,050
  • $25,950
  • $28,800
  • $31,150
  • $33,450
  • $35,750
  • $38,050
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $12,150
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $35,750
  • $38,050
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $32,300
  • $36,900
  • $41,500
  • $46,100
  • $49,800
  • $53,500
  • $57,200
  • $60,900

2017 Fair Market Rents for Calhoun 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 Calhoun County, TX:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$649 $712 $852 $1066 $1351



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Edna Housing Authority Edna Housing Authority Edna TX 132 30 Open 25.45 Miles Contact
Victoria Housing Authority Victoria Housing Authority Victoria TX N/A N/A Open 26.11 Miles Contact
Palacios Housing Authority Palacios Housing Authority Palacios TX 57 44 Open 26.86 Miles Contact
El Campo Housing Authority El Campo Housing Authority El Campo TX N/A N/A Open 44.26 Miles Contact
Goliad Housing Authority Goliad Housing Authority Goliad TX N/A N/A Open 45.47 Miles Contact
Bay City Housing Authority Bay City Housing Authority Bay City TX 266 92 Open 47.91 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Port Lavaca Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
70
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Calhoun County Quick Facts

Population: 21,797
Persons Per Household: 2.7
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 8.4%
Homeownership Rate: 71.0%
Housing Units: 11,503
Yearly Income Per Person: $23,381
Median Household Income: $47,027