Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Ohkay Owingeh, NM

Discover affordable housing in Ohkay Owingeh where there are 1+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Tsigo Bugeh Village

W Kennedy Subdivision, Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico 87566

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
accessibility Accessible

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
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Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico
$16.61/hour
$4.61 (+38%) more than New Mexico minimum wage and $9.36 (+129%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico?

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) programs for Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico.

Go to the New Mexico Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Ohkay Owingeh.

How many renters live in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico?

The City of Ohkay Owingeh has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 12.02 percent of the population living in Ohkay Owingeh.

What is the rental market like in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico?

There are an estimated housing units in the Ohkay Owingeh area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico, there are 1.08 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Ohkay Owingeh?

The rental vacancy rate in Ohkay Owingeh is 8 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Ohkay Owingeh for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Ohkay Owingeh
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
0 12 12 9 3
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Ohkay Owingeh

A large number of apartments in Ohkay Owingeh have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Ohkay Owingeh

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $666 to $1,168. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $666
One BR $670
Two BR $877
Three BR $1,060
Four BR $1,168
2024 Fair Market Rents in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Ohkay Owingeh?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
One BR 5 42 percent
Two BR 12 100 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico

How many affordable rental units are in Ohkay Owingeh?

Income Based Apartments in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico

Ohkay Owingeh features 0 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico

There are 40 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ohkay Owingeh.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Ohkay Owingeh landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Ohkay Owingeh.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico for a two-bedroom apartment is between $789 and $965.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.