Affordable Housing In Ashtabula County
23 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ashtabula County
Other Housing Authorities located in Ashtabula County
|Ashtabula Metropolitan Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Ashtabula County, Ohio
There are 23 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,996 affordable apartments for rent in Ashtabula County, Ohio.
Income Based Apartments in Ashtabula County, Ohio
Ashtabula County features 1,465 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 Ashtabula County, Ohio
There are 531 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ashtabula County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Ashtabula County, Ohio
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Ashtabula County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Ashtabula County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ashtabula County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $626 and $766.
2020 Ashtabula County, 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||$490||$528||$696||$950||$978|
|Payment Standard Range||$441 to $539||$475 to $581||$626 to $766||$855 to $1,045||$880 to $1,076|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Ashtabula County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||23|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,996|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||1,465|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||28.77%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.35|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Median Household Income||$40,544 ±$1,438|
|Median Rent||$628 ±$20|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||47.85% ± 3.43pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Ashtabula County is a County in Ohio with a population of 99,777. There are 38,890 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 28.77% of households in Ashtabula County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Ashtabula County
The median gross income for households in Ashtabula County is $40,544 a year, or $3,379 a month. The median rent for the county is $628 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ashtabula County, a household making less than $2,093 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.85% of households who rent are overburdened in Ashtabula County.1
Area Median Income In Ashtabula 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 Ashtabula County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,700
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 Ashtabula 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 Ashtabula County HUD Rental Assistance in Ashtabula 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 Ashtabula County
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|Ashtabula||12||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ashtabula is the Ashtabula Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
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