Affordable Housing In Smith Village
Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

Housing Authorities that serve Smith Village

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Smith Village, Oklahoma

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Smith Village, Oklahoma.

Income Based Apartments in Smith Village, Oklahoma

Smith Village features 0 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 Smith Village, Oklahoma

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Smith Village.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Smith Village, Oklahoma

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

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

2020 Smith Village, 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.

Smith Village, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.43%
Average Renter Household Size 3.00
Average Household Size 2.61
Median Household Income $52,500 ±$37,487
Median Rent $950 ±$276
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 33.33% ± 265.39pp
Total Population 73

Population and Household Demographics

Smith Village is a City in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma with a population of 73. There are 28 households in the city with an average household size of 2.61 persons. 21.43% of households in Smith Village are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Smith Village

The median gross income for households in Smith Village is $52,500 a year, or $4,375 a month. The median rent for the city is $950 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Smith Village, a household making less than $3,167 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 33.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Smith Village.1

Area Median Income In Smith Village

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Smith Village, the AMI is calculated from all households within Oklahoma County.

In Smith Village, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $73,800

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 Smith Village

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 Smith Village

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,550 $17,750 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $25,850 $29,550 $33,250 $36,900 $39,900 $42,850 $45,800 $48,750
80% of Median $41,350 $47,250 $53,150 $59,050 $63,800 $68,500 $73,250 $77,950