Affordable Housing In Auglaize County
Ohio

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Auglaize County

Saint Mary's Senior Village Apartments

800 Indiana Avenue
St. Marys, Ohio
$440
1 BR
62+
Disabled Supportive Housing

Beech Tree Hill Apartments

416 Beech Street
St Marys, Ohio
$455
2 BR

Wapakoneta Village

218 Eastown Dr
Wapakoneta, Ohio
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Quaker Run Apartments

500 N. Wentz Street
Wapakoneta, Ohio
Income Based
2-3 BR

Sprucewood Commons Apartments

305 S Waverly St
Cridersville, Ohio
Subsidized

Valley View Apartments

1105 E Middle St
Wapakoneta, Ohio
Subsidized

Quaker Run

217 N Wentz St
Wapakoneta, Ohio
Subsidized

Westwood Village

118 Walter St
Cridersville, Ohio

Fort Barbee Riverview

100 W Spring St
St Marys, Ohio

Beech Tree Hill Apartments

416 Beech St
St Marys, Ohio

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Auglaize 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Auglaize County, Ohio

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Auglaize County, Ohio

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 733 affordable apartments for rent in Auglaize County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Auglaize County, Ohio

Auglaize County features 379 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 Auglaize County, Ohio

There are 294 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Auglaize County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Auglaize County, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Auglaize County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $664 and $812.

2022 Auglaize 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
Auglaize County, Ohio Fair Market Rent $556 $591 $738 $1,048 $1,152
Auglaize County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $500 to $612 $532 to $650 $664 to $812 $943 to $1,153 $1,037 to $1,267

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Auglaize County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 733
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 379
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.83%
Average Renter Household Size 2.28
Average Household Size 2.49
Median Household Income $54,274 ±$2,595
Median Rent $642 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.06% ± 4.21pp
Total Population 45,873

Population and Household Demographics

Auglaize County is a county in Ohio with a population of 45,873. There are 18,193 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 25.83% of households in Auglaize County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Auglaize County

The median gross income for households in Auglaize County is $54,274 a year, or $4,523 a month. The median rent for the county is $642 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Auglaize County, a household making less than $2,140 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.06% of households who rent are overburdened in Auglaize County.

Area Median Income In Auglaize 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 Auglaize County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,900

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 Auglaize 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 HUD Rental Assistance in Auglaize County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Auglaize County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,450 $21,100 $23,750 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Auglaize County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,800 $35,200 $39,600 $43,950 $47,500 $51,000 $54,500 $58,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Auglaize County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,250 $56,250 $63,300 $70,300 $75,950 $81,550 $87,200 $92,800

Cities In Auglaize County

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City Served By
Buckland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buckland is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Cridersville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cridersville is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Minster The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Minster is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
New Bremen The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Bremen is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
New Hampshire The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Hampshire is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
New Knoxville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Knoxville is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
St Johns The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St Johns is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
St Marys The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St Marys is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
St. Marys The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Marys is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Uniopolis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Uniopolis is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Wapakoneta The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wapakoneta is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Waynesfield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Waynesfield is the Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority.