Affordable Housing In Darke County
Ohio

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Darke County

Wayne Crossing Apartments

888 E Russ Rd
Greenville, Ohio
$407-547
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Birchwood Gardens Apartments

565 S Franklin Street
Versailles, Ohio
$575
1 BR
Subsidized

Knollwood Commons

413 N Division St
Union City, Ohio
Income Based
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Peppermint Village

118 E Spearmint St
Union City, Ohio
Subsidized

Treaty City Manor

650 Wagner Avenue
Greenville, Ohio
Subsidized

Fleur - De - Lis Court

110 Marker Rd
Versailles, Ohio
Subsidized

Broad Oak Apartments

20200 Oak St
Weston, Ohio

Hunters Oak Apartments

1199 E Russ Rd
Greenville, Ohio

Surrey Lane Apartments

100 Oxford Dr
Greenville, Ohio

Greenville Manor

1350 Benden Way
Greenville, Ohio

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Darke County, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Darke County, Ohio

Housing Authority Programs
Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Darke County, Ohio

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 643 affordable apartments for rent in Darke County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Darke County, Ohio

Darke County features 316 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 Darke County, Ohio

There are 327 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Darke County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Darke County, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Darke County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $664 and $812.

2022 Darke County, 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
Darke County, Ohio Fair Market Rent $547 $609 $738 $999 $1,002
Darke County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $492 to $602 $548 to $670 $664 to $812 $899 to $1,099 $902 to $1,102

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Darke County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 643
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 316
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.86%
Average Renter Household Size 2.29
Average Household Size 2.48
Median Household Income $44,632 ±$1,992
Median Rent $610 ±$18
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.52% ± 4.72pp
Total Population 52,356

Population and Household Demographics

Darke County is a county in Ohio with a population of 52,356. There are 20,865 households in the county with an average household size of 2.48 persons. 27.86% of households in Darke County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Darke County

The median gross income for households in Darke County is $44,632 a year, or $3,719 a month. The median rent for the county is $610 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Darke County, a household making less than $2,033 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.52% of households who rent are overburdened in Darke County.

Area Median Income In Darke 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 Darke County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,400

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 Darke 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 Darke County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Darke County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$13,950 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $43,850
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Darke County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,250 $26,600 $29,900 $33,200 $35,900 $38,550 $41,200 $43,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Darke County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,200 $42,500 $47,800 $53,100 $57,350 $61,600 $65,850 $70,100

Cities In Darke County

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City Served By
Ansonia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ansonia is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Arcanum The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arcanum is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Bradford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bradford is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Burkettsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burkettsville is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Castine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Castine is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Gettysburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gettysburg is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Gordon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gordon is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Greenville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greenville is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Hollansburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hollansburg is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Ithaca The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ithaca is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
New Madison The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Madison is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
New Weston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Weston is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
North Star The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves North Star is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Osgood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Osgood is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Palestine The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palestine is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Pitsburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pitsburg is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Rossburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rossburg is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Union City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Union City is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Versailles The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Versailles is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Wayne Lakes The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wayne Lakes is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Weston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weston is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Yorkshire The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Yorkshire is the Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority.