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Affordable Housing In Oklahoma County
Oklahoma

39 Low Income Apartment Communities In Oklahoma County

Harrah Senior Housing

2696 Summers Ave
Harrah, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

the Retreat at River Bend

8114 West Britton Road
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Autumn House

500 Adair Blvd
Midwest City, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Orval Ray Towers

4613 Tinker Diagonal St
Del City, Oklahoma

Dunbar Commons

1432 Northeast 7th Street
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
62+

Brookstone Park ( Aka Edmond Ho

500 Brad St
Edmond, Oklahoma

Senior Residences of Edmond

1335 E Ayers St
Edmond, Oklahoma

Crownridge Apartments

2500 Thomas Dr
Edmond, Oklahoma

Cottage Park Phase I

1401 N Stonecrop Dr
Midwest City, Oklahoma

Chapel Ridge ( Se 48th Street )

5707 SE 48th St
Del City, Oklahoma

Housing Authorities that serve Oklahoma County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

There are 39 low income housing apartment communities offering 3,427 affordable apartments for rent in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

Oklahoma County features 1,144 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 Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

There are 2,229 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Oklahoma County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Oklahoma County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Oklahoma County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma for a two-bedroom apartment is between $815 and $997.

2020 Oklahoma 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 $684 $724 $906 $1,231 $1,506
Payment Standard Range $616 to $752 $652 to $796 $815 to $997 $1,108 to $1,354 $1,355 to $1,657

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Oklahoma County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 39
Total Low Income Apartments 3,427
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,144
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $47,437 ±$488
Median Rent $780 ±$6
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.93% ± 1.18pp
Total Population 754,480

Population and Household Demographics

Oklahoma County is a county in Oklahoma with a population of 754,480. There are 291,390 households in the county with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 41.31% of households in Oklahoma County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Oklahoma County

The median gross income for households in Oklahoma County is $47,437 a year, or $3,953 a month. The median rent for the county is $780 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Oklahoma County, a household making less than $2,600 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.93% of households who rent are overburdened in Oklahoma County.

Area Median Income In Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $74,400

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 Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,650 $17,850 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $26,050 $29,800 $33,500 $37,200 $40,200 $43,200 $46,150 $49,150
80% of Median $41,650 $47,600 $53,550 $59,500 $64,300 $69,050 $73,800 $78,550

Cities In Oklahoma County

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City Served By
Arcadia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arcadia is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Bethany The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bethany is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Choctaw The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Choctaw is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Del City The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Del City are the Housing Authority of the City of Del City and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Edmond The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Edmond is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Forest Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Forest Park is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Harrah The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harrah is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Jones The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jones is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Lake Aluma The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Aluma is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Luther The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Luther is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Midwest City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Midwest City is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Nichols Hills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nichols Hills is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Nicoma Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nicoma Park is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Oklahoma City The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Oklahoma City are the Oklahoma City Housing Authority and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Smith Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Smith Village is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Spencer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Spencer is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
The Village The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves The Village is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Valley Brook The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Valley Brook is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Warr Acres The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warr Acres is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Woodlawn Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodlawn Park is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.