Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Norman, OK

Discover affordable housing in Norman where there are 82+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Vicksburg Village, Ltd

200 Vicksburg Ave, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

Willows Pathways

517 N University Blvd, Norman, Oklahoma 73069

Northcliff Gardens

1301 Northcliff Ave, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

Mckinzie Gardens II

970 N State Dr, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

Mckinzie Gardens

1000 State Dr, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

2200 Classen Blvd

2200 Classen Blvd, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 3
payment $1250/mo.

316 Rosewood Dr

316 Rosewood Dr, Norman, Oklahoma 73069

bed 4
payment $1550/mo.

1813 E Lindsey St Unit 3

1813 E Lindsey St Unit 3, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 3
payment $1000/mo.

516 Calla Lily Ln

516 Calla Lily Ln, Norman, Oklahoma 73069

bed 3
payment $1395/mo.

1932 E Lindsey St Unit 222

1932 E Lindsey St Unit 222, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 1
payment $600/mo.

1618 Village Dr

1618 Village Dr, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 3
payment $1400/mo.

401 12th Avenue SE Unit 126 Unit 303

401 12th Avenue SE Unit 126 Unit 303, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 2
payment $950/mo.

834 Russell Cir

834 Russell Cir, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 2
payment $1000/mo.

1709 Beaumont Dr

1709 Beaumont Dr, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 2
payment $925/mo.

214 Skylark Ct Unit 212

214 Skylark Ct, Norman, Oklahoma 73069

bed 2
payment $925/mo.

217 E Daws St

217 E Daws St, Norman, Oklahoma 73069

bed 1
payment $850/mo.

2031 Delaware Ln

2031 Delaware Ln, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 2
payment $850/mo.

104 N Carter Ave

104 N Carter Ave, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 2
payment $750/mo.

2009 Delaware Ln

2009 Delaware Ln, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 2
payment $900/mo.

1914 Oakcreek Dr

1914 Oakcreek Dr, Norman, Oklahoma 73071

bed 3
payment $1320/mo.

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Norman, Oklahoma

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
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Reported On February 23rd, 2024 by Vanea Gardner

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Norman, Oklahoma
$20.66/hour
$13.41 (+185%) more than Oklahoma minimum wage and $13.41 (+185%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Norman, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Norman, Oklahoma.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Norman, Oklahoma.

Go to the Oklahoma Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Norman.

How many renters live in Norman, Oklahoma?

The City of Norman has 129,624 people living in 52,844 households.

There are 55,431 renters living in 26,012 renter households in this City. Renters make up 42.76 percent of the population living in Norman.

What is the rental market like in Norman, Oklahoma?

There are an estimated 55,346 housing units in the Norman area. Of these, 26,314 units are rental homes, making up 48 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Norman, Oklahoma, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Norman?

The rental vacancy rate in Norman is 6 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Norman for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Norman
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
978 5,795 8,631 8,360 1,974
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Norman

A large number of apartments in Norman have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Norman are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 50 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 26 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Norman

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $824 to $1,605. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $824
One BR $884
Two BR $1,091
Three BR $1,454
Four BR $1,605
2024 Fair Market Rents in Norman, Oklahoma

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Norman?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 582 60 percent
One BR 3,025 52 percent
Two BR 5,441 63 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Norman, Oklahoma

How many affordable rental units are in Norman?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Norman, Oklahoma including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 738
Public Housing 173
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 141
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 44
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 39
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Norman, Oklahoma

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Norman, Oklahoma

Norman features 228 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 Norman, Oklahoma

There are 690 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Norman.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Norman, Oklahoma

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Norman, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $982 and $1,200.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.