Affordable Housing In Goltry
Alfalfa County, Oklahoma

Waiting List Openings In Goltry

Emergency Housing Voucher

How to Apply for the Waiting List.

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Goltry, 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 Goltry, Oklahoma

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Goltry, Oklahoma

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

Income Based Apartments in Goltry, Oklahoma

Goltry 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 Goltry, Oklahoma

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Goltry, Oklahoma

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Goltry, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $680 and $831.

2022 Goltry, 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
Goltry, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $570 $574 $755 $935 $1,105
Goltry, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $513 to $627 $517 to $631 $680 to $831 $842 to $1,029 $995 to $1,216

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Goltry, 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 12.2%
Average Renter Household Size 2.20
Average Household Size 2.23
Median Household Income $54,375 ±$15,914
Median Rent $390 ±$373
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30% ± 132pp
Total Population 183

Population and Household Demographics

Goltry is a city in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma with a population of 183. There are 82 households in the city with an average household size of 2.23 persons. 12.2% of households in Goltry are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Goltry

The median gross income for households in Goltry is $54,375 a year, or $4,531 a month. The median rent for the city is $390 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Goltry, a household making less than $1,300 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30% of households who rent are overburdened in Goltry.

Area Median Income In Goltry

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 Goltry, the AMI is calculated from all households within Alfalfa County.

In Goltry, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,100

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 Goltry

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 Goltry

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Goltry AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,950 $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 Goltry AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,900 $28,450 $32,000 $35,550 $38,400 $41,250 $44,100 $46,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Goltry AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$39,850 $45,550 $51,250 $56,900 $61,500 $66,050 $70,600 $75,150