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Affordable Housing In Garfield County
Oklahoma

18 Low Income Apartment Communities In Garfield County

Pheasant Run Apartments

6102 W Chestnut Ave
Enid, Oklahoma
$430-690
1-3 BR

Harrison Court

212 West Birch Avenue
Enid, Oklahoma
$500-650
1-2 BR
62+

Clay Hall

311 Lakeview Dr
Enid, Oklahoma
$435-480
1-2 BR

Prairie Flats

712 East Oklahoma Avenue
Enid, Oklahoma
$425-555
2-3 BR
Accessible

Tennyson Manor

1201 S. Wheatridge Rd
Enid, Oklahoma
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Meadows Point Apartments

1225 S Cleveland St
Enid, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Civitan Homes Apartments

1314 N Garland Rd
Enid, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Rolling Meadows of Enid

3225 E Randolph Ave
Enid, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Pine Manor Apartments

1011 S 30th St
Enid, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Cherokee Terrace Apartments

619 E Maine Ave
Enid, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Garfield County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Garfield County, Oklahoma

There are 18 low income housing apartment communities offering 820 affordable apartments for rent in Garfield County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Garfield County, Oklahoma

Garfield County features 342 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 Garfield County, Oklahoma

There are 478 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Garfield County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Garfield County, Oklahoma

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Garfield County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Garfield County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Garfield County, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $753 and $921.

2021 Garfield 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
Garfield County, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $552 $635 $837 $1,089 $1,176
Garfield County, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $497 to $607 $572 to $699 $753 to $921 $980 to $1,198 $1,058 to $1,294

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Garfield County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 820
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 342
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.42%
Average Renter Household Size 2.61
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $48,238 ±$2,296
Median Rent $726 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.32% ± 4.27pp
Total Population 62,192

Population and Household Demographics

Garfield County is a county in Oklahoma with a population of 62,192. There are 23,937 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 33.42% of households in Garfield County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Garfield County

The median gross income for households in Garfield County is $48,238 a year, or $4,020 a month. The median rent for the county is $726 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Garfield County, a household making less than $2,420 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.32% of households who rent are overburdened in Garfield County.

Area Median Income In Garfield 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 Garfield County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,300

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 Garfield 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 Garfield County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Garfield County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,350 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Garfield County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,950 $27,400 $30,800 $34,200 $36,950 $39,700 $42,450 $45,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Garfield County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,300 $43,800 $49,250 $54,700 $59,100 $63,500 $67,850 $72,250

Cities In Garfield County

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City Served By
Bison The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bison is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Breckenridge The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Breckenridge is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Carrier The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carrier is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Covington The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Covington is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Douglas The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Douglas is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Drummond The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Drummond is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Enid The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Enid is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Fairmont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fairmont is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Garber The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Garber is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Hillsdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hillsdale is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Hunter The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hunter is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Kremlin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kremlin is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Lahoma The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lahoma is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
North Enid The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Enid is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Waukomis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Waukomis is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.