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Affordable Housing In Coal County
Oklahoma

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Coal County

Harvest Wood Apartments

100 S Byrd St
Coalgate, Oklahoma
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Housing Authorities that serve Coal County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Coal County, Oklahoma

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 23 affordable apartments for rent in Coal County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Coal County, Oklahoma

Coal County 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 Coal County, Oklahoma

There are 23 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Coal County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Coal County, Oklahoma

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

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

2021 Coal County, 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
Coal County, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $549 $552 $728 $1,003 $1,061
Coal County, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $494 to $604 $497 to $607 $655 to $801 $903 to $1,103 $955 to $1,167

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Coal County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 23
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.53%
Average Renter Household Size 2.45
Average Household Size 2.51
Median Household Income $38,243 ±$5,554
Median Rent $589 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 36.83% ± 7.34pp
Total Population 5,812

Population and Household Demographics

Coal County is a county in Oklahoma with a population of 5,812. There are 2,288 households in the county with an average household size of 2.51 persons. 27.53% of households in Coal County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Coal County

The median gross income for households in Coal County is $38,243 a year, or $3,187 a month. The median rent for the county is $589 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Coal County, a household making less than $1,963 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 36.83% of households who rent are overburdened in Coal County.

Area Median Income In Coal County

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.

In Coal County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $55,600

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 Coal County

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 Coal County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Coal County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$12,880 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $34,400 $36,800 $39,150
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Coal County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$20,800 $23,750 $26,700 $29,650 $32,050 $34,400 $36,800 $39,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Coal County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$33,250 $38,000 $42,750 $47,450 $51,250 $55,050 $58,850 $62,650

Cities In Coal County

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City Served By
Bromide The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bromide is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Centrahoma The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Centrahoma is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Coalgate The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Coalgate are the Coalgate Housing Authority and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Lehigh The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lehigh is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Phillips The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Phillips is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Tupelo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tupelo is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.