Affordable Housing In Langston
Logan County, Oklahoma

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Guide To Affordable Housing in Langston, Oklahoma

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

Income Based Apartments in Langston, Oklahoma

Langston 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 Langston, Oklahoma

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Langston, Oklahoma

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Langston, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $826 and $1,010.

2021 Langston, 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
Langston, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $705 $738 $918 $1,238 $1,488
Langston, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $635 to $776 $664 to $812 $826 to $1,010 $1,114 to $1,362 $1,339 to $1,637

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Langston, 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 56.43%
Average Renter Household Size 2.66
Average Household Size 2.78
Median Household Income $38,173 ±$11,808
Median Rent $594 ±$54
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 13.24% ± 14.33pp
Total Population 1,434

Population and Household Demographics

Langston is a city in Logan County, Oklahoma with a population of 1,434. There are 241 households in the city with an average household size of 2.78 persons. 56.43% of households in Langston are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Langston

The median gross income for households in Langston is $38,173 a year, or $3,181 a month. The median rent for the city is $594 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Langston, a household making less than $1,980 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 13.24% of households who rent are overburdened in Langston.

Area Median Income In Langston

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 Langston, the AMI is calculated from all households within Logan County.

In Langston, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,200

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 Langston

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 Langston

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Langston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,400 $17,600 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Langston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,650 $29,300 $32,950 $36,600 $39,550 $42,500 $45,400 $48,350
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Langston AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,000 $46,850 $52,700 $58,550 $63,250 $67,950 $72,650 $77,300