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Affordable Housing In Central High
Stephens County, Oklahoma

Housing Authorities that serve Central High

Housing Authority Programs
Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Central High, Oklahoma

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Central High, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Central High, Oklahoma

Central High 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 Central High, Oklahoma

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Central High.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Central High, Oklahoma

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Central High, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $655 and $801.

2021 Central High, 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
Central High, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $561 $577 $728 $984 $1,076
Central High, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $505 to $617 $519 to $635 $655 to $801 $886 to $1,082 $968 to $1,184

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Central High, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 9.72%
Average Renter Household Size 3.11
Average Household Size 2.51
Median Household Income $62,841 ±$16,861
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 47.37pp
Total Population 982

Population and Household Demographics

Central High is a city in Stephens County, Oklahoma with a population of 982. There are 391 households in the city with an average household size of 2.51 persons. 9.72% of households in Central High are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Central High

The median gross income for households in Central High is $62,841 a year, or $5,237 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Central High, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Central High.

Area Median Income In Central High

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 Central High, the AMI is calculated from all households within Stephens County.

In Central High, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,300

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 Central High

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 Central High

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Central High AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,900 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $38,050 $40,500
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Central High AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$21,500 $24,550 $27,600 $30,650 $33,150 $35,600 $38,050 $40,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Central High AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$34,350 $39,250 $44,150 $49,050 $53,000 $56,900 $60,850 $64,750