Affordable Housing In Fletcher
Comanche County, Oklahoma

Waiting List Openings In Fletcher

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1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Fletcher

Fletcher Northtown Apartments

500 N East Dr
Fletcher, Oklahoma
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Fletcher, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Fletcher, Oklahoma

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Fletcher, Oklahoma

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 24 affordable apartments for rent in Fletcher, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Fletcher, Oklahoma

Fletcher 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 Fletcher, Oklahoma

There are 24 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Fletcher.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Fletcher, Oklahoma

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Fletcher, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $694 and $848.

2022 Fletcher, 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
Fletcher, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $590 $594 $771 $1,095 $1,320
Fletcher, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $531 to $649 $535 to $653 $694 to $848 $986 to $1,205 $1,188 to $1,452

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Fletcher, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 24
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.44%
Average Renter Household Size 3.17
Average Household Size 2.98
Median Household Income $48,600 ±$3,254
Median Rent $682 ±$116
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 22.77% ± 23.48pp
Total Population 1,140

Population and Household Demographics

Fletcher is a city in Comanche County, Oklahoma with a population of 1,140. There are 382 households in the city with an average household size of 2.98 persons. 26.44% of households in Fletcher are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Fletcher

The median gross income for households in Fletcher is $48,600 a year, or $4,050 a month. The median rent for the city is $682 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Fletcher, a household making less than $2,273 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 22.77% of households who rent are overburdened in Fletcher.

Area Median Income In Fletcher

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 Fletcher, the AMI is calculated from all households within Comanche County.

In Fletcher, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,600

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 Fletcher

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 Fletcher

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Fletcher AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,800 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $43,300
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Fletcher AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,000 $26,250 $29,550 $32,800 $35,450 $38,050 $40,700 $43,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Fletcher AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$36,750 $42,000 $47,250 $52,500 $56,700 $60,900 $65,100 $69,300