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Affordable Housing In Ashville
Pickaway County, Ohio

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ashville

Miller Commons

110 Miller Ave
Ashville, Ohio
Call For Rent
2 BR

Ashville Senior Apartments

100 Abby Ct
Ashville, Ohio
Call For Rent
2 BR

Louise Terrace

270 Lexington Ave
Ashville, Ohio
Elderly Supportive Housing

Prairie View Apartments

199 Miller Ave
Ashville, Ohio
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Housing Authorities that serve Ashville

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ashville, Ohio

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 153 affordable apartments for rent in Ashville, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Ashville, Ohio

Ashville features 41 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 Ashville, Ohio

There are 112 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Ashville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ashville, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Ashville landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Ashville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ashville, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $928 and $1,134.

2021 Ashville, 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 $717 $827 $1,031 $1,298 $1,468
Payment Standard Range $645 to $789 $744 to $910 $928 to $1,134 $1,168 to $1,428 $1,321 to $1,615

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Ashville, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 153
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 41
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45.27%
Average Renter Household Size 2.23
Average Household Size 2.84
Median Household Income $60,904 ±$11,976
Median Rent $699 ±$62
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 19.82% ± 11.55pp
Total Population 4,144

Population and Household Demographics

Ashville is a city in Pickaway County, Ohio with a population of 4,144. There are 1,460 households in the city with an average household size of 2.84 persons. 45.27% of households in Ashville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ashville

The median gross income for households in Ashville is $60,904 a year, or $5,075 a month. The median rent for the city is $699 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ashville, a household making less than $2,330 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 19.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Ashville.

Area Median Income In Ashville

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 Ashville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Pickaway County.

In Ashville, 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 Ashville

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 Ashville

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