Affordable Housing In Tulsa County
16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Tulsa County
Housing Authorities that serve Tulsa County
|Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Other Housing Authorities located in Tulsa County
|Housing Authority of the City of Tulsa||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA); Homeownership|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Tulsa County, Oklahoma
There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,271 affordable apartments for rent in Tulsa County, Oklahoma.
Income Based Apartments in Tulsa County, Oklahoma
Tulsa County features 415 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 Tulsa County, Oklahoma
There are 856 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Tulsa County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Tulsa County, Oklahoma
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Tulsa County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Tulsa County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Tulsa County, OK Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||16|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,271|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||415|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||40.35%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.39|
|Average Household Size||2.50|
|Median Household Income||$49,759 ±$587|
|Median Rent||$774 ±$5|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||43.21% ± 0.95pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Tulsa County is a County in Oklahoma with a population of 623,335. There are 246,080 households in the county with an average household size of 2.50 persons. 40.35% of households in Tulsa County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Tulsa County
The median gross income for households in Tulsa County is $49,759 a year, or $4,147 a month. The median rent for the county is $774 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Tulsa County, a household making less than $2,580 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.21% of households who rent are overburdened in Tulsa County.1
Area Median Income In Tulsa 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 Tulsa County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,700
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 Tulsa 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 Tulsa County
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$14,650||$16,910||$21,330||$25,750||$30,170||$34,590||$39,010||$43,430|
|50% of Median||$24,400||$27,900||$31,400||$34,850||$37,650||$40,450||$43,250||$46,050|
|80% of Median||$39,050||$44,600||$50,200||$55,750||$60,250||$64,700||$69,150||$73,600|
Cities In Tulsa County
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|Broken Arrow||8||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Broken Arrow is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.|
|Bixby||3||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bixby is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.|
|Glenpool||3||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Glenpool is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.|
|Jenks||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jenks is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.|
|Lotsee||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lotsee is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.|
|Turley||0||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Turley is the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency.|