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Affordable Housing In Belmore
Putnam County, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve Belmore

Housing Authority Programs
Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency
Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Belmore, Ohio

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Belmore, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Belmore, Ohio

Belmore features 0 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 Belmore, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Belmore, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Belmore, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $626 and $766.

2020 Belmore, 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 $517 $586 $696 $885 $967
Payment Standard Range $465 to $569 $527 to $645 $626 to $766 $797 to $974 $870 to $1,064

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Belmore, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 2.83
Median Household Income $37,083 ±$11,081
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 119

Population and Household Demographics

Belmore is a city in Putnam County, Ohio with a population of 119. There are 42 households in the city with an average household size of 2.83 persons. % of households in Belmore are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Belmore

The median gross income for households in Belmore is $37,083 a year, or $3,090 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Belmore

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 Belmore, the AMI is calculated from all households within Putnam County.

In Belmore, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,200

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 Belmore

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 Belmore

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,250 $18,550 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,050 $30,900 $34,750 $38,600 $41,700 $44,800 $47,900 $51,000
80% of Median $43,250 $49,400 $55,600 $61,750 $66,700 $71,650 $76,600 $81,550