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Garden Walk Of Broken Bow

100 Oakwood Dr
Broken Bow, Oklahoma
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1-4 BR

Smith Farm Estate

1112 N Main St
Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Eastside Housing

304 Booker St
Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Quail Ridge Homes

700 Lexie St
Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Alpaca Ranch Retirement Center

201 Hoyt Gammon Dr
Broken Bow, Oklahoma


100 Abby Ln
Broken Bow, Oklahoma
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Oakwood Village II Apartments

Oakwood Dr
Broken Bow, Oklahoma

There are 165 low-income apartments in Broken Bow that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 204 low-income homes in Broken Bow where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $299 towards rent each month.

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Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Broken Bow, Oklahoma

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.

Housing Authority Programs
Broken Bow Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Oklahoma Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Broken Bow.

Broken Bow, Oklahoma Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Broken Bow features 204 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 Broken Bow, Oklahoma

There are 165 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Broken Bow.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Broken Bow, Oklahoma

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Broken Bow landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Broken Bow.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Broken Bow, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $717 and $877.

2023 Broken Bow, Oklahoma Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Broken Bow, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $574 $635 $797 $1,069 $1,220
Broken Bow, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $517 to $631 $572 to $699 $717 to $877 $962 to $1,176 $1,098 to $1,342

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Broken Bow, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 369
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 204
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 52.74%
Average Renter Household Size 2.80
Average Household Size 2.69
Median Household Income $27,201 ±$6,060
Median Rent $520 ±$52
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.76% ± 10.94pp
Total Population 4,127

Population and Household Demographics

Broken Bow is a city in McCurtain County, Oklahoma with a population of 4,127. There are 1,496 households in the city with an average household size of 2.69 persons. 52.74% of households in Broken Bow are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Broken Bow

The median gross income for households in Broken Bow is $27,201 a year, or $2,267 a month. The median rent for the city is $520 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Broken Bow, a household making less than $1,733 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.76% of households who rent are overburdened in Broken Bow.

Area Median Income In Broken Bow

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Broken Bow, the AMI is calculated from all households within McCurtain County.

In Broken Bow, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $52,900

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Broken Bow

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Broken Bow

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Broken Bow AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,600 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $40,150 $42,750
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Broken Bow AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$22,650 $25,900 $29,150 $32,350 $34,950 $37,550 $40,150 $42,750
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Broken Bow AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,250 $41,400 $46,600 $51,750 $55,900 $60,050 $64,200 $68,350