Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority

4076 Youngstown Road S.E.
Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio 44484

Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Warren, Ohio that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of August 25th, 2019, Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority serves Trumbull County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority (TMHA) is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The TMHA offers five family public housing communities and six communities dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply:
1. Request an application be mailed to you by calling 330-369-1533 during normal office hours.
2. Visit the TMHA to pick up an application, located at 4076 Youngstown Rd., SE., Warren, OH 44484 during normal office hours.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above. 

Be sure to bring these documents with you: birth certificates, social security cards, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The TMHA does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: elderly, disabled, displaced by natural disaster, veteran, employed, or homeless.

More information can be found by visiting the TMHA website at http://trumbulltmha.org/, or by calling 330-369-1533 during normal office hours.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via 3303691533.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/04/2015.

Other Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority (TMHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It is not known when the waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

For more information, visit the TMHA website, or call the office at (330) 369-1533.

Last Updated on 07/14/2017.

About Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority

More information about Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.trumbulltmha.org/. Representatives of Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority may be available by phone at (330) 369-1533. Unless otherwise noted applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 08/25/2019, it is not known if Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority manages 1,081 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 1,033 11 21 6 10
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $403 $302 $360 $922 $392
Monthly Cost $416,693 $3,323 $7,560 $5,533 $3,916

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 8% having issued approximately 123 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years and 9 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 16 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.4 persons and has a household income of $11,953 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 66% were extremely low income (ELI). 36% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 60% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

5% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 63% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 19% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 14% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

57% of households included children, 3% of which had two adults in the household. 54% of households with children have a female head of household. 91% of all households were headed by a female.

68% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 65% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 20% include at least one person with a disability. 32% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 76% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

10% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 39% with 2 bedrooms and 50% with 3 or more bedrooms. 37% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $321 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $476. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $165.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Operated by Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority

Riverview Apartments

250 Tod Ave NW
Warren, OH
Income Based
1-3 BR
55+
62+
Accessible

Hubbard Manor

105 W Liberty St
Hubbard, OH
Income Based
1-2 BR
55+
62+
Accessible

Mckinley Towers

425 Seneca St
Niles, OH
Income Based
1-2 BR
55+
62+
Accessible

Trumbull Homes

1970 Hazelwood Ave, SE
Warren, OH
Income Based
1-4 BR

Highland Terrace

377 Lane
Warren, OH
Income Based
2-5 BR
Subsidized

Apartment Communities managed by Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority

Kenmore Apartments

2325 Plaza Ave NE
Warren, OH
Income Based
2 BR
Subsidized

The Elms

2300 Plaza Ave NE
Warren, OH
Income Based
1-2 BR
62+
Accessible
Subsidized

West Park Manor

601 W Park Ave
Hubbard, OH
Income Based
1-2 BR
62+
Accessible
Subsidized

Forest Ridge

3820 Forest Ridge Ct
Mineral Ridge, OH
Income Based
2-4 BR
Subsidized

Heaton House

1123 North Rd
Niles, OH
Income Based
1-2 BR
62+
Accessible
Subsidized