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Affordable Housing In Ashley
Delaware County, Ohio

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ashley

Ashley Villa

240 Main St
Ashley, Ohio
Subsidized

Delaware Manor Apartments

200 Center St
Ashley, Ohio
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Ashley

Housing Authority Programs
Delaware Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ashley, Ohio

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 47 affordable apartments for rent in Ashley, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Ashley, Ohio

Ashley features 47 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 Ashley, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ashley, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ashley, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $893 and $1,091.

2020 Ashley, 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 $677 $794 $992 $1,262 $1,449
Payment Standard Range $609 to $745 $715 to $873 $893 to $1,091 $1,136 to $1,388 $1,304 to $1,594

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Ashley, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 47
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 47
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.32%
Average Renter Household Size 2.63
Average Household Size 2.61
Median Household Income $41,094 ±$13,717
Median Rent $681 ±$183
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 27.14% ± 15.63pp
Total Population 1,186

Population and Household Demographics

Ashley is a city in Delaware County, Ohio with a population of 1,186. There are 447 households in the city with an average household size of 2.61 persons. 31.32% of households in Ashley are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ashley

The median gross income for households in Ashley is $41,094 a year, or $3,425 a month. The median rent for the city is $681 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ashley, a household making less than $2,270 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 27.14% of households who rent are overburdened in Ashley.

Area Median Income In Ashley

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 Ashley, the AMI is calculated from all households within Delaware County.

In Ashley, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $84,500

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 Ashley

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 Ashley

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $17,700 $20,200 $22,750 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $29,500 $33,700 $37,900 $42,100 $45,500 $48,850 $52,250 $55,600
80% of Median $47,150 $53,900 $60,650 $67,350 $72,750 $78,150 $83,550 $88,950