Affordable Housing In Findlay
Waiting List Openings In Findlay
|Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher||Open Soon|
|Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher||Open Now|
13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Findlay
Housing Authorities that serve Findlay
|Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Findlay, Ohio
There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 862 affordable apartments for rent in Findlay, Ohio.
Income Based Apartments in Findlay, Ohio
Findlay features 400 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 Findlay, Ohio
There are 462 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Findlay.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Findlay, Ohio
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Findlay landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Findlay.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Findlay, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $721 and $881.
2021 Findlay, 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||$624||$625||$801||$1,063||$1,387|
|Payment Standard Range||$562 to $686||$563 to $688||$721 to $881||$957 to $1,169||$1,248 to $1,526|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Findlay, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||13|
|Total Low Income Apartments||862|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||400|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||39.48%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.13|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Median Household Income||$45,134 ±$2,850|
|Median Rent||$676 ±$36|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||43.35% ± 5.17pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Findlay is a city in Hancock County, Ohio with a population of 41,278. There are 17,552 households in the city with an average household size of 2.26 persons. 39.48% of households in Findlay are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Findlay
The median gross income for households in Findlay is $45,134 a year, or $3,761 a month. The median rent for the city is $676 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Findlay, a household making less than $2,253 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.35% of households who rent are overburdened in Findlay.
Area Median Income In Findlay
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 Findlay, the AMI is calculated from all households within Hancock County.
In Findlay, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $74,600
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 Findlay
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 Findlay
|Income||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$15,700||$17,950||$21,720||$26,200||$30,680||$35,160||$39,640||$44,120|
|50% of Median||$26,150||$29,850||$33,600||$37,300||$40,300||$43,300||$46,300||$49,250|
|80% of Median||$41,800||$47,800||$53,750||$59,700||$64,500||$69,300||$74,050||$78,850|