Federal Rental Assistance in Oklahoma - 2016

Major Forms of Federal Rental Assistance Used in Oklahoma
Program Number of Households Assisted
Housing Choice Vouchers 23,800
Public Housing 12,400
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 12,000
Supportive Housing for Elderly and People with Disabilities (202/811) 1,700
USDA Section 521 Rental Assistance 4,700
Total 54,600
Characteristics of Low-Income Renters
  Number of Households Families with Children Elderly or Disabled Working Living in Poverty
Housing costs greater than 50% of income 105,000 35% 42% 54% 78%

Source: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, National and State Housing Fact Sheets & Data - Oklahoma.