Affordable Housing In Darke County
Ohio

Affordable Housing programs support 316 income based apartments in Darke County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 327 affordable apartments in Darke County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Darke County, Ohio

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Darke County. Go to the Ohio Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Darke County.

Wayne Crossing Apartments

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

Birchwood Gardens Apartments

565 S Franklin Street
Versailles, Ohio
$575
1 BR
Rent Assisted

Knollwood Commons

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

Peppermint Village

118 E Spearmint St
Union City, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Treaty City Manor

650 Wagner Avenue
Greenville, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Fleur - De - Lis Court

110 Marker Rd
Versailles, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Broad Oak Apartments

20200 Oak St
Weston, Ohio
Affordable

Hunters Oak Apartments

1199 E Russ Rd
Greenville, Ohio
Affordable

Surrey Lane Apartments

100 Oxford Dr
Greenville, Ohio
Affordable

Greenville Manor

1350 Benden Way
Greenville, Ohio
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Darke County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Darke County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Greenville, OH Affordable Housing programs support 7 apartment communities in Greenville.
Affordable Housing In Union City, OH Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Union City.
Affordable Housing In Versailles, OH Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Versailles.
Affordable Housing In Weston, OH Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Weston.

Public Housing Agencies Serving 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.

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

Darke County, Ohio Affordable Housing Data

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 $715 and $873.

2023 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 $587 $682 $794 $1,084 $1,137
Darke County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $528 to $646 $614 to $750 $715 to $873 $976 to $1,192 $1,023 to $1,251

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 $75,400

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.
$15,600 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
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.
$26,000 $29,700 $33,400 $37,100 $40,100 $43,050 $46,050 $49,000
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.
$41,550 $47,500 $53,450 $59,350 $64,100 $68,850 $73,600 $78,350