Affordable Housing In Hugo
Choctaw County, Oklahoma

Waiting List Openings In Hugo

Emergency Housing Voucher

How to Apply for the Waiting List.

9 Low Income Apartment Communities In Hugo

Burnside Estates

407 Burnside
Hugo, Oklahoma
1-2 BR

Choctaw Village

N 16th St
Hugo, Oklahoma
Elderly Supportive Housing

Kiamichi Gardens II

1405 S K St
Hugo, Oklahoma

Savannah Park of Hugo

129 E Kirk St
Hugo, Oklahoma

Belmont Place Apartments

500 S 14th St
Hugo, Oklahoma
Elderly Supportive Housing

Southwind Acres

548 1/2 Southwind Acres
Hugo, Oklahoma

Hugo Properties

100 E Kirk Ave
Hugo, Oklahoma

Hugo Affordable Housing

1105 Sunhaven Drive
Hugo, Oklahoma

Meadow View + Rosewood Dr

100 Meadowview St
Hugo, Oklahoma
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Housing Authorities that serve Hugo

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Hugo, Oklahoma

There are 9 low income housing apartment communities offering 505 affordable apartments for rent in Hugo, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Hugo, Oklahoma

Hugo features 391 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 Hugo, Oklahoma

There are 114 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hugo.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hugo, Oklahoma

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Hugo landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Hugo.

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

2021 Hugo, 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
Hugo, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $480 $552 $728 $905 $987
Hugo, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $432 to $528 $497 to $607 $655 to $801 $815 to $996 $888 to $1,086

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Hugo, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 505
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 391
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 50.74%
Average Renter Household Size 2.22
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $22,094 ±$3,737
Median Rent $495 ±$48
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 52.82% ± 9.14pp
Total Population 5,277

Population and Household Demographics

Hugo is a city in Choctaw County, Oklahoma with a population of 5,277. There are 1,959 households in the city with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 50.74% of households in Hugo are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hugo

The median gross income for households in Hugo is $22,094 a year, or $1,841 a month. The median rent for the city is $495 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hugo, a household making less than $1,650 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 52.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Hugo.

Area Median Income In Hugo

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 Hugo, the AMI is calculated from all households within Choctaw County.

In Hugo, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $47,900

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 Hugo

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 Hugo

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hugo 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 Hugo 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 Hugo 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