Affordable Housing In Clark County

41 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clark County

Lincoln Park Apartments 1A

1900 Huron Ave
Springfield, Ohio

Mulberry Gardens

360 S Limestone St
Springfield, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Resource Center Apartments

601 N Fountain Ave
Springfield, Ohio
Elderly Supportive Housing

Project Woman - Second Stage Housing

1313 E High St
Springfield, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Ice House Building

108 E Mulberry St
Springfield, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Ashton Meadows

3950 Cabot Dr
Springfield, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Lincoln Park Phase 1b

250 E John St
Springfield, Ohio

Lincoln Park Phase 2

1851 Lincoln Park S
Springfield, Ohio

Lincoln Park II

1862 Lincoln Park S
Springfield, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Springfield Village Apartments

329 E John St
Springfield, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Other Housing Authorities located in Clark County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clark County, Ohio

There are 41 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,854 affordable apartments for rent in Clark County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Clark County, Ohio

Clark County features 2,037 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 Clark County, Ohio

There are 817 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clark County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clark County, Ohio

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

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Clark County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 41
Total Low Income Apartments 2,854
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 2,037
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.75%
Average Renter Household Size 2.43
Average Household Size 2.44
Median Household Income $43,625 ±$1,128
Median Rent $675 ±$11
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.91% ± 2.64pp
Total Population 136,827

Population and Household Demographics

Clark County is a County in Ohio with a population of 136,827. There are 54,809 households in the county with an average household size of 2.44 persons. 33.75% of households in Clark County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clark County

The median gross income for households in Clark County is $43,625 a year, or $3,635 a month. The median rent for the county is $675 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clark County, a household making less than $2,250 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.91% of households who rent are overburdened in Clark County.1

Area Median Income In Clark 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 Clark County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,200

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 Clark 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 Clark 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 Clark County

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City Listings Served By
Springfield 36 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springfield is the Springfield Metropolitan Housing Authority.
South Charleston 3
New Carlisle 2
Crystal Lakes 0
Catawba 0
Donnelsville 0
Green Meadows 0
Holiday Valley 0
North Hampton 0
Northridge 0
South Vienna 0
Tremont City 0
Clifton 0
Enon 0
Park Layne 0