Affordable Housing In Haskell County
Oklahoma

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Haskell County

Marie Cleveland Estates Kibois

300 S 2nd
Stigler, OK
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Bob Miller Estates

405 N Howell Ave
Mccurtain, OK
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Mary Griffith House

900 SE 2nd St
Stigler, OK
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Honeyfield Place

100 NE 8th St
Stigler, OK
HCV Welcome

Rental

200 SE B St
Stigler, OK
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There are 5 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 80 affordable apartments for rent in Haskell County. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with 60 apartments that set rent based on your income. In Haskell County, HUD housing programs support 0 rental assistance apartments through programs like Project-based Section 8. There are 20 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are cheaper than market rate rents.

Housing Authorities that serve Haskell County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Haskell County

Housing Authority Programs
Stigler Housing Authority Public Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Keota Public Housing
Housing Authority of the Cookson Hills Electric Co Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Haskell County, Oklahoma

Haskell County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 80
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 60
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.69
Total Population 12,850
Housing Units 4,903
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $35,252 ±$2,314
Median Rent $563 ±$22
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.53% ± 5.33pp

Population and Household Demographics

Haskell County is a County in Oklahoma with a population of 12,850. There are 4,903 households in the county with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 26.78% of households in Haskell County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Haskell County

The median gross income for households in Haskell County is $35,252 a year, or $2,938 a month. The median rent for the county is $563 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Haskell County, a household making less than $1,877 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.53% of households who rent are overburdened in Haskell County.1

Area Median Income In Haskell 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 Haskell County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $50,200

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 Haskell 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 Haskell County HUD Rental Assistance in Haskell County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $33,100 $35,350 $37,650
50% of Median $19,950 $22,800 $25,650 $28,500 $30,800 $33,100 $35,350 $37,650
80% of Median $31,950 $36,500 $41,050 $45,600 $49,250 $52,900 $56,550 $60,200
Low Income Housing Tax Credits in Haskell County

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program aims to create affordable rental housing for low and very low income families.

From 1995 to 1995, 1 low income apartment communities containing 20 rental apartments have been constructed and made affordable to low income persons in Haskell County by the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Haskell County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
60% of Median $23,940 $27,360 $30,780 $34,200 $36,960 $39,720 $42,420 $45,180

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Haskell County is $30,780 a year, or $2,565 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $2,565 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $770 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $499 $534 $641 $741 $828 $913
60% $599 $641 $770 $890 $993 $1,095
Fair Market Rents in Haskell County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$513 $529 $700 $967 $1,096

Cities In Haskell County

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City Listings Served By
Stigler 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Stigler are the Stigler Housing Authority and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Mccurtain 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mccurtain is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Keota 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Keota is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Kinta 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kinta is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Tamaha 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Tamaha is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Whitefield 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Whitefield is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.