Affordable Housing In Grandview Heights
Franklin County, Ohio

Guide To Affordable Housing in Grandview Heights, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in Grandview Heights, Ohio

Grandview Heights 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 Grandview Heights, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Grandview Heights, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Grandview Heights, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $893 and $1,091.

2020 Grandview Heights, 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 $677 $794 $992 $1,262 $1,449
Payment Standard Range $609 to $745 $715 to $873 $893 to $1,091 $1,136 to $1,388 $1,304 to $1,594

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Grandview Heights, 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 35.4%
Average Renter Household Size 2.26
Average Household Size 2.47
Median Household Income $92,921 ±$15,611
Median Rent $988 ±$64
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 23.44% ± 9.49pp
Total Population 7,014

Population and Household Demographics

Grandview Heights is a City in Franklin County, Ohio with a population of 7,014. There are 2,845 households in the city with an average household size of 2.47 persons. 35.4% of households in Grandview Heights are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Grandview Heights

The median gross income for households in Grandview Heights is $92,921 a year, or $7,743 a month. The median rent for the city is $988 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Grandview Heights, a household making less than $3,293 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 23.44% of households who rent are overburdened in Grandview Heights.1

Area Median Income In Grandview Heights

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 Grandview Heights, the AMI is calculated from all households within Franklin County.

In Grandview Heights, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,000

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 Grandview Heights

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 Grandview Heights HUD Rental Assistance in Grandview Heights

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,400 $18,750 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $27,300 $31,200 $35,100 $39,000 $42,150 $45,250 $48,400 $51,500
80% of Median $43,700 $49,950 $56,200 $62,400 $67,400 $72,400 $77,400 $82,400