Affordable Housing In Adams County
Ohio

20 Low Income Apartment Communities In Adams County

Joshua Manor of Peebles

91 Simmons Ave
Peebles, Ohio
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Shawnee Meadows Apartments

6674 Tri County Rd
Seaman, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Island View Apartments

302 Cemetery St
Manchester, Ohio
Subsidized

Erin House Apartments

1520 Dorsey Rd
Winchester, Ohio
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Adams County Apartments

230 Spruce Ln
West Union, Ohio
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Leslie Haven

374 Spruce Ln
West Union, Ohio
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Adams Apartments

900 Cemetery St
Manchester, Ohio

Adams Apartments

50 E 8th Ave
Peebles, Ohio

Swp Homes Aka Wp Homes

53 Fairground Rd
Winchester, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

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Fairgrounds Ave
Winchester, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Adams County

Housing Authority Programs
Adams Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Adams County, Ohio

There are 20 low income housing apartment communities offering 647 affordable apartments for rent in Adams County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Adams County, Ohio

Adams County features 400 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 Adams County, Ohio

There are 200 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Adams County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Adams County, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Adams County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Adams County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Adams County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 20
Total Low Income Apartments 647
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 400
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.97%
Average Renter Household Size 2.57
Average Household Size 2.56
Median Household Income $35,560 ±$2,552
Median Rent $562 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 49.12% ± 5.88pp
Total Population 28,229

Population and Household Demographics

Adams County is a County in Ohio with a population of 28,229. There are 10,858 households in the county with an average household size of 2.56 persons. 30.97% of households in Adams County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Adams County

The median gross income for households in Adams County is $35,560 a year, or $2,963 a month. The median rent for the county is $562 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Adams County, a household making less than $1,873 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 49.12% of households who rent are overburdened in Adams County.1

Area Median Income In Adams 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 Adams County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $44,500

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 Adams 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 Adams County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,750 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,200
50% of Median $22,900 $26,200 $29,450 $32,700 $35,350 $37,950 $40,550 $43,200
80% of Median $36,650 $41,850 $47,100 $52,300 $56,500 $60,700 $64,900 $69,050

Cities In Adams County

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City Listings Served By
West Union 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Union is the Adams Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Peebles 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Peebles is the Adams Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Manchester 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Manchester is the Adams Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Seaman 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Seaman is the Adams Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Bentonville 0
Cherry Fork 0
Winchester 3
Rome 0