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Affordable Housing In Muskogee County
Oklahoma

22 Low Income Apartment Communities In Muskogee County

GardenWalk of Fort Gibson

108 South Rounds Street
Fort Gibson, Oklahoma
$400-730
1-3 BR

Muskogee Affordable Housing - Phase II

806 N 24th St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Call For Rent
3-4 BR

Fair Haven Senior Residences

500 Dayton St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Incor Two

210 E Okmulgee St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Heritage Park Apartments

2314 E Augusta St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Azalea Terrace

3850 W Oklahoma St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Fairview Terrace

129 S 44th St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Greenleaf Apartments

715 S York St
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Keetoowah Village Apartments

2909 Keetoowah Trl
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Summer Ridge Apartments Homes

231 Douglas St
Muskogee, Oklahoma

Housing Authorities that serve Muskogee County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Muskogee County, Oklahoma

There are 22 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,471 affordable apartments for rent in Muskogee County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Muskogee County, Oklahoma

Muskogee County features 902 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 Muskogee County, Oklahoma

There are 569 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Muskogee County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Muskogee County, Oklahoma

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Muskogee County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Muskogee County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Muskogee County, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $617 and $755.

2020 Muskogee County, 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
Fair Market Rent $447 $529 $686 $926 $929
Payment Standard Range $402 to $492 $476 to $582 $617 to $755 $833 to $1,019 $836 to $1,022

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Muskogee County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 22
Total Low Income Apartments 1,471
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 902
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.01%
Average Renter Household Size 2.49
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $39,984 ±$1,419
Median Rent $643 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.29% ± 3.38pp
Total Population 70,224

Population and Household Demographics

Muskogee County is a county in Oklahoma with a population of 70,224. There are 26,349 households in the county with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 33.01% of households in Muskogee County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Muskogee County

The median gross income for households in Muskogee County is $39,984 a year, or $3,332 a month. The median rent for the county is $643 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Muskogee County, a household making less than $2,143 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.29% of households who rent are overburdened in Muskogee County.

Area Median Income In Muskogee 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 Muskogee County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $49,400

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 Muskogee 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 HUD Rental Assistance in Muskogee County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $33,200 $35,500 $37,800
50% of Median $20,050 $22,900 $25,750 $28,600 $30,900 $33,200 $35,500 $37,800
80% of Median $32,050 $36,600 $41,200 $45,750 $49,450 $53,100 $56,750 $60,400

Cities In Muskogee County

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City Served By
Boynton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Boynton is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Braggs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Braggs is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Council Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Council Hill is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Haskell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haskell is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Muskogee The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Muskogee are the Muskogee Housing Authority and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Oktaha The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oktaha is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Porum The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Porum is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
River Bottom The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves River Bottom is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Sand Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sand Hill is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Simms The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Simms is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Sour John The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sour John is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Summit The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Summit is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Taft The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Taft is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Wainwright The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wainwright is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Warner The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warner is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Webbers Falls The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Webbers Falls is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.