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Affordable Housing In Crown City
Gallia County, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve Crown City

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Crown City, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in Crown City, Ohio

Crown City 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 Crown City, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Crown City, Ohio

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

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

2020 Crown City, 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 $564 $696 $867 $997
Payment Standard Range $465 to $569 $508 to $620 $626 to $766 $780 to $954 $897 to $1,097

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Crown City, 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 27.22%
Average Renter Household Size 2.09
Average Household Size 2.42
Median Household Income $31,250 ±$7,676
Median Rent $600 ±$144
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.16% ± 30.81pp
Total Population 382

Population and Household Demographics

Crown City is a city in Gallia County, Ohio with a population of 382. There are 158 households in the city with an average household size of 2.42 persons. 27.22% of households in Crown City are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Crown City

The median gross income for households in Crown City is $31,250 a year, or $2,604 a month. The median rent for the city is $600 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Crown City, a household making less than $2,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.16% of households who rent are overburdened in Crown City.

Area Median Income In Crown City

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 Crown City, the AMI is calculated from all households within Gallia County.

In Crown City, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,600

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 Crown City

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 Crown City

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,700 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $43,000
50% of Median $22,800 $26,050 $29,300 $32,550 $35,200 $37,800 $40,400 $43,000
80% of Median $36,500 $41,700 $46,900 $52,100 $56,300 $60,450 $64,650 $68,800