Affordable Housing In Roger Mills County
Oklahoma

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Roger Mills County

600 Vincent Dr Apt 101

600 Vincent Dr Apt 101
Cheyenne, OK
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There are 1 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 22 affordable apartments for rent in Roger Mills County. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with 22 apartments that set rent based on your income. In Roger Mills County, HUD housing programs support 0 rental assistance apartments through programs like Project-based Section 8. There are 0 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are cheaper than market rate rents.

Housing Authorities that serve Roger Mills County

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

Other Housing Authorities located in Roger Mills County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the Town of Cheyenne Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Roger Mills County, Oklahoma

Roger Mills County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 22
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 22
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.31%
Average Renter Household Size 2.84
Total Population 3,780
Housing Units 1,340
Average Household Size 2.80
Median Household Income $50,739 ±$4,298
Median Rent $515 ±$78
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 13.93% ± 6.76pp

Population and Household Demographics

Roger Mills County is a County in Oklahoma with a population of 3,780. There are 1,340 households in the county with an average household size of 2.80 persons. 27.31% of households in Roger Mills County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Roger Mills County

The median gross income for households in Roger Mills County is $50,739 a year, or $4,228 a month. The median rent for the county is $515 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Roger Mills County, a household making less than $1,717 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 13.93% of households who rent are overburdened in Roger Mills County.1

Area Median Income In Roger Mills 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 Roger Mills County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,500

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 Roger Mills 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 Roger Mills County HUD Rental Assistance in Roger Mills County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,400 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $24,000 $27,400 $30,850 $34,250 $37,000 $39,750 $42,500 $45,250
80% of Median $38,400 $43,850 $49,350 $54,800 $59,200 $63,600 $68,000 $72,350

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Roger Mills County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
60% of Median $28,800 $32,880 $37,020 $41,100 $44,400 $47,700 $51,000 $54,300

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Roger Mills County is $37,020 a year, or $3,085 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $3,085 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $926 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $600 $643 $771 $891 $994 $1,097
60% $720 $771 $926 $1,069 $1,193 $1,316
Fair Market Rents in Roger Mills County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$499 $611 $700 $915 $1,021

Cities In Roger Mills County

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City Listings Served By
Cheyenne 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cheyenne are the Housing Authority of the Town of Cheyenne and Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Reydon 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reydon is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.
Strong City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Strong City is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.