Hugo Housing Authority

300 13th Place
Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma 74743

Hugo Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Hugo, Oklahoma that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of December 9th, 2019, Hugo Housing Authority has 2 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Hugo Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Hugo Housing Authority serves Choctaw County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Hugo Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Hugo Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Hugo Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List


The Hugo Housing Authority (HHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open until further notice.


Hugo, OK is about 180 miles southeast of Oklahoma City, OK.


There are two ways to apply:

  1. Visit the HHA office to pick up a pre-application, located at 300 13th Pl, Hugo, OK 74743, from 8:30 until 12:00 pm CT; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (580) 326-3348 from 8:30 until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.


Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:30 until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.


Please note: Once the pre-application has been handed in, you are required to attend an orientation meeting that is held every Wednesday at the HHA office at 2:00 pm.


Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income.


The HHA does not have a preference.


Applicants will receive a confirmation number upon submitting the pre-application. It is important to keep that number in a safe, easy to access place. It will be needed any time when referencing your pre-application with the housing authority.



Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the pre-application is received.


The approximate time for a voucher is 6 months.



For more information, call the HHA office at (580) 326-3348 from 8:30 until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (580)326-3348.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/05/2018.

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Hugo Housing Authority (HHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The HHA offers one Public Housing community with 221 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from studios to 4 bedrooms.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Visit the HHA office to pick up a pre-application, located at 300 13th Pl., Hugo, OK 74743, from 8:30 until 12:00 pm CT; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (580) 326-3348 from 8:30 until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:30 until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Please note: Once the pre-application has been handed in, you are required to attend an orientation meeting that is held every Wednesday at the HHA office at 2:00 pm.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income.

The HHA does not have a preference.

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the pre-application is received.

The approximate time for Public Housing is 2 to 3 months.

For more information, call the HHA office at (580) 326-3348 from 8:30 until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (580)326-3348.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 12/04/2015.

About Hugo Housing Authority

Representatives of Hugo Housing Authority may be available by phone at (580) 326-3348. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 12/09/2019, it is not known if Hugo Housing Authority is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Hugo Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Hugo Housing Authority manages 96 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard
Vouchers 96
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $405
Monthly Cost $38,899

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Hugo Housing Authority

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 23% having issued approximately 4 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 years and 3 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 8 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.2 persons and has a household income of $10,410 per year. 99% of households were very low income (VLI) and 72% were extremely low income (ELI). 34% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 59% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

11% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 56% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 19% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 14% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, -1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

56% of households included children, 2% of which had two adults in the household. 54% of households with children have a female head of household. 88% of all households were headed by a female.

53% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 45% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Hugo Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 15% include at least one person with a disability. 22% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 64% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

3% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 34% with 2 bedrooms and 63% with 3 or more bedrooms. 53% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Hugo Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $252 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $550. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $164.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Operated by Hugo Housing Authority

Meadow View + Rosewood Dr

100 Meadowview St
Hugo, OK