Claremore, Oklahoma Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 268 income based apartments in Claremore where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 234 affordable apartments in Claremore that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Claremore, Oklahoma

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Claremore.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Oklahoma Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Claremore.

Will Rogers Lofts

524 W Will Rogers Blvd
Claremore, Oklahoma
1-2 BR

Chapel Ridge of Claremore

2500 South Frederick Rd
Claremore, Oklahoma
Income Based
1-3 BR

Lakeshore Apartments

1104 N Willow Pl
Claremore, Oklahoma
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

JB Milam Apartments

1302 North Willow Drive
Claremore, Oklahoma
Call For Rent
1 BR

Claremore Senior Housing

1302 N Willow Dr
Claremore, Oklahoma
Call For Rent
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Oakland Estates

530 East Lowery
Claremore, Oklahoma
1 BR

Woodland Commons

22222 S 4150 Rd
Claremore, Oklahoma
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Avondale Estates

2701 N Sioux Ave
Claremore, Oklahoma

Earthside Duplexes

641A Earthside Dr
Claremore, Oklahoma
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Affordable Housing Near Claremore

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Claremore

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Claremore, 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
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 Claremore.

Claremore, Oklahoma Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Claremore, Oklahoma

Claremore features 268 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 Claremore, Oklahoma

There are 234 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Claremore.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Claremore, Oklahoma

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Claremore landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Claremore.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Claremore, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $888 and $1,086.

2023 Claremore, 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
Claremore, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $711 $781 $987 $1,300 $1,519
Claremore, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $640 to $782 $703 to $859 $888 to $1,086 $1,170 to $1,430 $1,367 to $1,671

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Claremore, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 502
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 268
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45.05%
Average Renter Household Size 2.24
Average Household Size 2.30
Median Household Income $40,559 ±$1,751
Median Rent $769 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.79% ± 4.42pp
Total Population 18,922

Population and Household Demographics

Claremore is a city in Rogers County, Oklahoma with a population of 18,922. There are 7,755 households in the city with an average household size of 2.30 persons. 45.05% of households in Claremore are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Claremore

The median gross income for households in Claremore is $40,559 a year, or $3,380 a month. The median rent for the city is $769 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Claremore, a household making less than $2,563 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.79% of households who rent are overburdened in Claremore.

Area Median Income In Claremore

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 Claremore, the AMI is calculated from all households within Rogers County.

In Claremore, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $82,200

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 Claremore

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 Claremore

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Claremore AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,950 $19,350 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Claremore AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,200 $32,200 $36,250 $40,250 $43,500 $46,700 $49,950 $53,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Claremore AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$45,100 $51,550 $58,000 $64,400 $69,600 $74,750 $79,900 $85,050