Affordable Housing In Okfuskee County
Oklahoma

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Okfuskee County

Okemah Village Apartments

500 N 14th St
Okemah, OK
Income Based
2-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers
Accessible

Northview Apartments

901 Crestview Dr
Okemah, OK
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Housing Authorities that serve Okfuskee County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Okfuskee County

Housing Authority Programs
Weleetka Housing Authority Public Housing
Boley Housing Authority Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 68 affordable apartments for rent in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma

Okfuskee County features 38 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 Okfuskee County, Oklahoma

There are 30 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Okfuskee County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma

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

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

2020 Okfuskee 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 $511 $569 $686 $861 $1,020
Payment Standard Range $460 to $562 $512 to $626 $617 to $755 $775 to $947 $918 to $1,122

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Okfuskee County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 68
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 38
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.89%
Average Renter Household Size 2.64
Average Household Size 2.72
Median Household Income $36,216 ±$2,902
Median Rent $501 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.44% ± 6pp
Total Population 12,248

Population and Household Demographics

Okfuskee County is a County in Oklahoma with a population of 12,248. There are 4,048 households in the county with an average household size of 2.72 persons. 25.89% of households in Okfuskee County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Okfuskee County

The median gross income for households in Okfuskee County is $36,216 a year, or $3,018 a month. The median rent for the county is $501 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Okfuskee County, a household making less than $1,670 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.44% of households who rent are overburdened in Okfuskee County.1

Area Median Income In Okfuskee 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 Okfuskee County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $49,300

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 Okfuskee 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 Okfuskee County HUD Rental Assistance in Okfuskee County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,490 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $33,100 $35,350 $37,650
50% of Median $19,950 $22,800 $25,650 $28,500 $30,800 $33,100 $35,350 $37,650
80% of Median $31,950 $36,500 $41,050 $45,600 $49,250 $52,900 $56,550 $60,200

Cities In Okfuskee County

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City Listings Served By
Okemah 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Okemah is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Weleetka 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Weleetka are the Weleetka Housing Authority and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Boley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Boley are the Boley Housing Authority and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Bearden 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bearden is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Castle 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Castle is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Clearview 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clearview is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
IXL 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves IXL is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Paden 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Paden is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.