Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority
26 Brown Circle Drive Crooksville, Ohio 43731

740-982-5991

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 2 projects which contain 118 affordable rental units. It also administers 218 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Perry County 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 Small, meaning it administers 50 - 249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (35%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (65%) to that of all housing authorities in Ohio, Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority has a larger 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 Ohio.

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

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority scored an average of 94 points. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2007 and a low score of 81 in 2001. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Ohio is 82.91.

Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority has an average score that is more than the average Ohio housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

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

Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority manages 2 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 95. The scores for properties managed by Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority range from a high of 95 to a low of 95.

The highest scoring property in the Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority portfolio is James L Brown Terrace Hts and the lowest scoring property is James L Brown Terrace Hts.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 100% of properties managed by Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority have a passing score.

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

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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2

Public Housing Projects

118

Public Housing Units

218

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Small (50 - 249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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