Affordable Housing In Pawnee County
Oklahoma

Waiting List Openings In Pawnee County

Emergency Housing Voucher

How to Apply for the Waiting List.

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pawnee County

Pawnee Townhomes

700 11th St
Pawnee, Oklahoma

Rental

200 Kansas Pl
Pawnee, Oklahoma

Cleveland Heights Apts

101 N Hickerson
Cleveland, Oklahoma
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Pawnee 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 Pawnee County, Oklahoma

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pawnee County, Oklahoma

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 90 affordable apartments for rent in Pawnee County, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Pawnee County, Oklahoma

Pawnee County features 70 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 Pawnee County, Oklahoma

There are 20 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pawnee County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pawnee County, Oklahoma

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

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

2022 Pawnee 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
Pawnee County, Oklahoma Fair Market Rent $492 $570 $740 $973 $1,247
Pawnee County, Oklahoma Payment Standard Range $443 to $541 $513 to $627 $666 to $814 $876 to $1,070 $1,122 to $1,372

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pawnee County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 90
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 70
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.85%
Average Renter Household Size 2.54
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $45,765 ±$1,569
Median Rent $644 ±$21
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 28.19% ± 3.86pp
Total Population 16,499

Population and Household Demographics

Pawnee County is a county in Oklahoma with a population of 16,499. There are 6,278 households in the county with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 23.85% of households in Pawnee County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pawnee County

The median gross income for households in Pawnee County is $45,765 a year, or $3,814 a month. The median rent for the county is $644 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pawnee County, a household making less than $2,147 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.19% of households who rent are overburdened in Pawnee County.

Area Median Income In Pawnee 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 Pawnee County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $57,300

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 Pawnee 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 Pawnee County

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

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City Served By
Blackburn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blackburn is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Cleveland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cleveland is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Hallett The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hallett is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Jennings The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jennings is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Maramec The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maramec is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Oak Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oak Grove is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Pawnee The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pawnee are the Housing Authority of the City of Pawnee and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Ralston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ralston is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Shady Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shady Grove is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Skedee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Skedee is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Terlton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Terlton is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Westport The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Westport is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.