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Affordable Housing In Lucasville
Scioto County, Ohio

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Lucasville

Stoney Creek Apartments

11307 State Route 104
Lucasville, Ohio
1-2 BR

Kelli Apartments

77 Morgan Dr
Lucasville, Ohio
1-3 BR
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Housing Authorities that serve Lucasville

Housing Authority Programs
Portsmouth Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Lucasville, Ohio

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 101 affordable apartments for rent in Lucasville, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Lucasville, Ohio

Lucasville features 32 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 Lucasville, Ohio

There are 69 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Lucasville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lucasville, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lucasville, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Lucasville, 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 $530 $644 $734 $1,050 $1,148
Payment Standard Range $477 to $583 $580 to $708 $661 to $807 $945 to $1,155 $1,033 to $1,263

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Lucasville, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 101
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 32
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.15%
Average Renter Household Size 2.73
Average Household Size 2.89
Median Household Income $39,625 ±$18,454
Median Rent $483 ±$168
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 18.48% ± 19.02pp
Total Population 2,333

Population and Household Demographics

Lucasville is a city in Scioto County, Ohio with a population of 2,333. There are 807 households in the city with an average household size of 2.89 persons. 26.15% of households in Lucasville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lucasville

The median gross income for households in Lucasville is $39,625 a year, or $3,302 a month. The median rent for the city is $483 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lucasville, a household making less than $1,610 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 18.48% of households who rent are overburdened in Lucasville.

Area Median Income In Lucasville

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 Lucasville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Scioto County.

In Lucasville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,300

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 Lucasville

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 Lucasville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,700 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $43,000
50% of Median $22,800 $26,050 $29,300 $32,550 $35,200 $37,800 $40,400 $43,000
80% of Median $36,500 $41,700 $46,900 $52,100 $56,300 $60,450 $64,650 $68,800