Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Ashland County, OH

Discover affordable housing in Ashland County where there are 39+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Arlene Apartments

170 E 2nd St, Perrysville, Ohio 44864

bed 2
payment $545/mo.
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible

Mill Run Place

1715 Richard Dr, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 1
payment Subsidized
elderly Senior
accessibility Accessible

Woodwind Apartments

724 E Campbell St, Loudonville, Ohio 44842

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based

Ashland Village

1509 Cottage St, Ashland, Ohio 44805

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Lockwood Station

506 Kettering Dr, Loudonville, Ohio 44842

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait

Good Shepherd Villa

726 Center St, Ashland, Ohio 44805

payment Subsidized

Loudon Bluffs

803 S Mount Vernon Ave, Loudonville, Ohio 44842

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
payment Income Based

Martin House

625 Center St, Ashland, Ohio 44805

payment Subsidized

102 N Benton St Unit 101

102 N Benton St Unit 101, Mansfield, Ohio 44903

bed 3
payment $900/mo.

710-724 Katherine Ave Unit 710G

710-724 Katherine Ave, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 2
payment $800/mo.

201-205-205 Highland Blvd Unit 205 Highland Blvd

201-205-205 Highland Blvd, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 3
payment $925/mo.

1003-1005 Masters Ave Unit 1003

1003-1005 Masters Ave, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 3
payment $999/mo.

1441-1445 Peachtree Dr Unit 1441

1441-1445 Peachtree Dr, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 2
payment $860/mo.

320 Dorchester St

320 Dorchester St, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 4
payment $1300/mo.

87 New St Unit Apt #A

87 New St, Greenwich, Ohio 44837

bed 2
payment $800/mo.

230 W 3rd St Unit 230

230 W 3rd St, Mansfield, Ohio 44903

bed 2
payment $700/mo.

116 Palmer St Unit Front

116 Palmer St Unit Front, Wooster, Ohio 44691

bed 2
payment $730/mo.

933 McKinley St

933 McKinley St, Wooster, Ohio 44691

bed 3
payment $995/mo.

943 McKinley St

943 McKinley St, Wooster, Ohio 44691

bed 3
payment $995/mo.

334 Orange Rd Unit jpl3341

334 Orange Rd, Ashland, Ohio 44805

bed 2
payment $599/mo.

How To Identify Affordable Housing in Ashland County, Ohio

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
real_estate_agent Naturally Affordable
Naturally Occuring Affordable Housing - or NOAH - is any housing unit that offers affordable rent without participating in a rent subsidy program.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Ashland County, Ohio
$16.29/hour
$9.29 (+133%) more than Ohio minimum wage and $9.04 (+125%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Ashland County, Ohio?

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Family Self-Sufficiency, Family Unification Program (FUP) programs for Ashland County, Ohio.

Go to the Ohio Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Ashland County.

How many renters live in Ashland County, Ohio?

The County of Ashland County has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this County. Renters make up 20.14 percent of the population living in Ashland County.

What is the rental market like in Ashland County, Ohio?

There are an estimated housing units in the Ashland County area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Ashland County, Ohio, there are 1.1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Ashland County?

The rental vacancy rate in Ashland County is 8 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Ashland County for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Ashland County
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
148 788 1,690 1,363 361
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Ashland County

A large number of apartments in Ashland County have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Ashland County

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $583 to $1,397. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $583
One BR $655
Two BR $860
Three BR $1,110
Four BR $1,397
2024 Fair Market Rents in Ashland County, Ohio

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Ashland County?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 31 21 percent
One BR 374 47 percent
Two BR 996 59 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Ashland County, Ohio

How many affordable rental units are in Ashland County?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Ashland County, Ohio including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Ashland County, Ohio

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Ashland County, Ohio

Ashland County features 358 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 Ashland County, Ohio

There are 186 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ashland County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ashland County, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Ashland County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Ashland County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ashland County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $774 and $946.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.