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Affordable Housing In Cridersville
Auglaize County, Ohio

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Cridersville

Sprucewood Commons Apartments

305 S Waverly St
Cridersville, Ohio

Westwood Village

118 Walter St
Cridersville, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Cridersville

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Cridersville, Ohio

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 100 affordable apartments for rent in Cridersville, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Cridersville, Ohio

Cridersville features 50 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 Cridersville, Ohio

There are 50 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Cridersville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Cridersville, Ohio

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

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

2020 Cridersville, 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 $515 $541 $696 $949 $950
Payment Standard Range $464 to $567 $487 to $595 $626 to $766 $854 to $1,044 $855 to $1,045

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Cridersville, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 100
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 50
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.24%
Average Renter Household Size 2.03
Average Household Size 2.22
Median Household Income $33,477 ±$2,103
Median Rent $733 ±$111
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 62.26% ± 13.68pp
Total Population 1,785

Population and Household Demographics

Cridersville is a city in Auglaize County, Ohio with a population of 1,785. There are 774 households in the city with an average household size of 2.22 persons. 34.24% of households in Cridersville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Cridersville

The median gross income for households in Cridersville is $33,477 a year, or $2,790 a month. The median rent for the city is $733 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Cridersville, a household making less than $2,443 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 62.26% of households who rent are overburdened in Cridersville.

Area Median Income In Cridersville

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 Cridersville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Auglaize County.

In Cridersville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $76,700

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 Cridersville

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 Cridersville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,100 $18,400 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $26,850 $30,700 $34,550 $38,350 $41,450 $44,500 $47,600 $50,650
80% of Median $42,950 $49,100 $55,250 $61,350 $66,300 $71,200 $76,100 $81,000