Affordable Housing In Apple Creek
Wayne County, Ohio

Guide To Affordable Housing in Apple Creek, Ohio

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Apple Creek, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Apple Creek, Ohio

Apple Creek features 0 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 Apple Creek, Ohio

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Apple Creek.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Apple Creek, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Apple Creek landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Apple Creek.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Apple Creek, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $658 and $804.

2020 Apple Creek, Ohio Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Fair Market Rent $563 $566 $731 $923 $1,035
Payment Standard Range $507 to $619 $509 to $623 $658 to $804 $831 to $1,015 $932 to $1,139

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Apple Creek, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.49%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $50,134 ±$3,597
Median Rent $665 ±$41
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.19% ± 16.01pp
Total Population 1,092

Population and Household Demographics

Apple Creek is a City in Wayne County, Ohio with a population of 1,092. There are 441 households in the city with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 24.49% of households in Apple Creek are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Apple Creek

The median gross income for households in Apple Creek is $50,134 a year, or $4,178 a month. The median rent for the city is $665 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Apple Creek, a household making less than $2,217 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.19% of households who rent are overburdened in Apple Creek.1

Area Median Income In Apple Creek

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Apple Creek, the AMI is calculated from all households within Wayne County.

In Apple Creek, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,600

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 Apple Creek

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 Apple Creek

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,450 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $24,050 $27,450 $30,900 $34,300 $37,050 $39,800 $42,550 $45,300
80% of Median $38,450 $43,950 $49,450 $54,900 $59,300 $63,700 $68,100 $72,500