Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority
144 West Main Street Newark, OH 43055

740-349-8069

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 99 affordable rental units. It also administers 1,030 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium High, meaning it administers 500 - 1,249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (9%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (91%) to that of all housing authorities in OH, Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority has a smaller proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in OH.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 96. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Licking High Rise has a passing score.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (data.gov, 2014)

Total Tenant Payment Percentages What is Total Tenant Payment?

Tenants in public housing pay rent based on their income. Generally, the Total Tenant Payment (TTP) is 30% of the tenant’s adjusted income. Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority owns and manages 99 public housing units in 1 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority is $249.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of OH ranges from a low of $0.00 to a high of $0.00.

Source Resident Characteristics Report (hud.gov, 2013)

Waiting List Status:


The Section 8 and Public Housing programs administered by this housing authority are often over subscribed requiring the use of a waiting list. The waiting list would typically only open for brief periods. To find out of the waiting list is open or when it may open, please contact the housing authority directly.

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1

Public Housing Projects

99

Public Housing Units

1,030

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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