Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 974 income based apartments in Cuyahoga Falls where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 190 affordable apartments in Cuyahoga Falls that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Cuyahoga Falls.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Ohio Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Cuyahoga Falls.

Suncrest Place

1010 Monroe Ave
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Friendship Terrace

3350 Prange Dr
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hudson Drive Group Home I

3447 Hudson Dr
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Leo Dugan Apartments

1300 Kennedy Blvd
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hudson Drive Group Home II

3457 Hudson Dr
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

State Road Apartments

2490 State Rd
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Sutliff II Apartments

1860 2nd St
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Peachtree III

4229 Wyoga Lake Rd
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Ray C Sutliff Apartments

1850 2nd Street
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

Cardinals Peak

Charles St
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing
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Affordable Housing Near Cuyahoga Falls

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City Apartments
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Public Housing Agencies Serving Cuyahoga Falls, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Ohio Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Cuyahoga Falls.

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

Cuyahoga Falls features 974 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 Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

There are 190 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Cuyahoga Falls.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $924 and $1,130.

2023 Cuyahoga Falls, 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
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio Fair Market Rent $712 $809 $1,027 $1,297 $1,380
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio Payment Standard Range $641 to $783 $728 to $890 $924 to $1,130 $1,167 to $1,427 $1,242 to $1,518

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Cuyahoga Falls, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 1,164
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 974
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.96%
Average Renter Household Size 2.06
Average Household Size 2.25
Median Household Income $50,832 ±$1,858
Median Rent $777 ±$30
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.14% ± 4.08pp
Total Population 49,287

Population and Household Demographics

Cuyahoga Falls is a city in Summit County, Ohio with a population of 49,287. There are 21,654 households in the city with an average household size of 2.25 persons. 38.96% of households in Cuyahoga Falls are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Cuyahoga Falls

The median gross income for households in Cuyahoga Falls is $50,832 a year, or $4,236 a month. The median rent for the city is $777 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Cuyahoga Falls, a household making less than $2,590 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.14% of households who rent are overburdened in Cuyahoga Falls.

Area Median Income In Cuyahoga Falls

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 Cuyahoga Falls, the AMI is calculated from all households within Summit County.

In Cuyahoga Falls, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $82,000

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 Cuyahoga Falls

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 Cuyahoga Falls

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Cuyahoga Falls AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,250 $19,700 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Cuyahoga Falls AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,700 $32,800 $36,900 $41,000 $44,300 $47,600 $50,850 $54,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Cuyahoga Falls AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$45,950 $52,500 $59,050 $65,600 $70,850 $76,100 $81,350 $86,600