Affordable Housing In Okmulgee County
Oklahoma

Waiting List Openings In Okmulgee County

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11 Low Income Apartment Communities In Okmulgee County

New Lake Village

205 New Lake Rd
Henryetta, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Creek Nation Housing for the Elderly

2710 N Miami Ave
Okmulgee, Oklahoma
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Creek Nation Indian Village

205 Este Cate Dr
Okmulgee, Oklahoma
Subsidized

Willow Gardens Apartments

Bartlesville Ok
Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Ok Housing Finance Agency

Block 6 Crabtree Addition
Henryetta, Oklahoma

Oxford Place Apartments

1551 N Okmulgee Ave
Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Okmulgee Pioneer Village

120 W 4th St
Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Rental

401 S 18th St
Henryetta, Oklahoma

Okmulgee and Okemah Affordable Housing

114 N Grand Ave
Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Ridgecreek Apts

301 N Miami Ave
Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Okmulgee County, 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 Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

There are 11 low income housing apartment communities offering 565 affordable apartments for rent in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

Okmulgee County features 382 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 Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

There are 183 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Okmulgee County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

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

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

2022 Okmulgee 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
Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $522 $562 $740 $953 $1,244
Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $470 to $574 $506 to $618 $666 to $814 $858 to $1,048 $1,120 to $1,368

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Okmulgee County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 565
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 382
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.66%
Average Renter Household Size 2.51
Average Household Size 2.53
Median Household Income $38,843 ±$1,488
Median Rent $608 ±$16
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.41% ± 3.87pp
Total Population 39,446

Population and Household Demographics

Okmulgee County is a county in Oklahoma with a population of 39,446. There are 15,022 households in the county with an average household size of 2.53 persons. 30.66% of households in Okmulgee County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Okmulgee County

The median gross income for households in Okmulgee County is $38,843 a year, or $3,237 a month. The median rent for the county is $608 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Okmulgee County, a household making less than $2,027 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.41% of households who rent are overburdened in Okmulgee County.

Area Median Income In Okmulgee 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 Okmulgee County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,900

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 Okmulgee 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 Okmulgee County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Okmulgee County 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 Okmulgee County 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 Okmulgee County 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

Cities In Okmulgee County

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City Served By
Beggs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beggs is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Dewar The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dewar is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Grayson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grayson is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Henryetta The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Henryetta are the Housing Authority of the City of Henryetta and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Hoffman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hoffman is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Liberty The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Liberty is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Morris The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Morris is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Okmulgee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Okmulgee is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Schulter The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Schulter is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Winchester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Winchester is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.