Affordable Housing In Mill Creek
Johnston County, Oklahoma

Waiting List Openings In Mill Creek

Emergency Housing Voucher

How to Apply for the Waiting List.

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Mill Creek, 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 Mill Creek, Oklahoma

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Mill Creek, Oklahoma

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

Income Based Apartments in Mill Creek, Oklahoma

Mill Creek 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 Mill Creek, Oklahoma

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mill Creek, Oklahoma

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mill Creek, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $666 and $814.

2022 Mill Creek, 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
Mill Creek, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $581 $590 $740 $918 $1,016
Mill Creek, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $523 to $639 $531 to $649 $666 to $814 $826 to $1,010 $914 to $1,118

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Mill Creek, 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 34.19%
Average Renter Household Size 2.98
Average Household Size 2.67
Median Household Income $41,458 ±$7,033
Median Rent $663 ±$133
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 30% ± 18.39pp
Total Population 312

Population and Household Demographics

Mill Creek is a city in Johnston County, Oklahoma with a population of 312. There are 117 households in the city with an average household size of 2.67 persons. 34.19% of households in Mill Creek are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mill Creek

The median gross income for households in Mill Creek is $41,458 a year, or $3,455 a month. The median rent for the city is $663 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mill Creek, a household making less than $2,210 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 30% of households who rent are overburdened in Mill Creek.

Area Median Income In Mill Creek

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 Mill Creek, the AMI is calculated from all households within Johnston County.

In Mill Creek, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,600

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 Mill Creek

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 Mill Creek

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mill Creek 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 Mill Creek 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 Mill Creek 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