Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Mansfield, OH

Discover affordable housing in Mansfield where there are 31+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Malabar Trace I Apartments

100 E. Cook Road, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

bed 2-3
payment $440-520/mo.

Malabar Trace II Apartments

100 E. Cook Road, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

bed 1-3
payment $375-520/mo.

Logan Place

800 Logan Rd, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

bed 1

Freedom Village Mansfield

780 Straub Rd W , Mansfield, Ohio 44904

bed 1-2

Morchester Villa Apartments

1839 Middle Bellville Rd, Mansfield, Ohio 44904

bed 1

Friendship Manor

961 S Main St, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

Applewood Place Apartments II

1608 Executive Ct, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

West Park Senior Center

27 W 2nd St, Mansfield, Ohio 44902

Robert Sturges Memorial Homes

55 Wood St, Mansfield, Ohio 44903

Mansfield Memorial Homes Apartments

10 Blymyer Ave, Mansfield, Ohio 44903

Mansfield Manor

260 E Cook Rd, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

Madison Terrace

490 Parry Ave, Mansfield, Ohio 44905

The Woods

944 Woodville Rd, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

Applewood Place

1665 Executive Ct, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

Richland Manor

470 Annadale Ave, Mansfield, Ohio 44905

Mansfield Homes V

638 Sackman St, Mansfield, Ohio 44903

Malabar Trace Apartments II

100 E Cook Rd, Mansfield, Ohio 44907

bed 2-3
payment $440-520/mo.

Mcpherson Woods

879 McPherson St, Mansfield, Ohio 44903

Mental Health Drop - in Center

141 N Walnut St, Mansfield, Ohio 44902

Mansfield Homes VI

116 Boughton Ave, Mansfield, Ohio 44902

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switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
payment Subsidized
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elderly Senior
payment Income Based
accessibility Accessible
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How To Identify Affordable Housing in Mansfield, Ohio

Look for program and preference badges on affordable apartment listings. These badges can help you identify the types of low income housing each apartment offers and if you may be eligbile for rental assistance or reduced rents.

Badge Description
switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
Low income apartments with no or short waiting lists.
payment Subsidized
Low income housing where the rent is subsidized and the renter pays only a portion of total rent.
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
Apartments that accept Section 8 vouchers near you
elderly Senior
Rental housing for seniors who are 55 (or sometimes 62) and older.
payment Income Based
Affordable apartments where the rent paid is based on renter income.
accessibility Accessible
Meets Accessibilty Requirements of the Fair Housing Act, the ADA, or HUD policy.
accessible_forward Disability
Apartments for individuals or families with disabilities.
The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Mansfield, Ohio
$9.29 (+133%) more than Ohio minimum wage and $9.04 (+125%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Mansfield, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) programs for Mansfield, Ohio.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Mansfield, Ohio.

Go to the Ohio Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Mansfield.

How many renters live in Mansfield, Ohio?

The City of Mansfield has people living in households.

There are renters living in renter households in this City. Renters make up 43.44 percent of the population living in Mansfield.

What is the rental market like in Mansfield, Ohio?

There are an estimated housing units in the Mansfield area. Of these, units are rental homes, making up percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Mansfield, Ohio, there are 1.06 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Mansfield?

The rental vacancy rate in Mansfield is 5 percent. This is a lower than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are low there are fewer available units. Rents tend to be higher as more people compete for scarce housing.

How many rental units are in Mansfield for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Mansfield
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
388 1,865 4,424 2,064 560
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Mansfield

A large number of apartments in Mansfield have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How Much Is Rent in Mansfield

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $609 to $1,355. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $609
One BR $689
Two BR $860
Three BR $1,182
Four BR $1,355
2024 Fair Market Rents in Mansfield, Ohio

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Mansfield?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 244 63 percent
One BR 1,342 72 percent
Two BR 3,086 70 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Mansfield, Ohio

How many affordable rental units are in Mansfield?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Mansfield, Ohio including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Mansfield, Ohio

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Mansfield, Ohio

Mansfield features 625 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 Mansfield, Ohio

There are 532 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mansfield.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mansfield, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Mansfield landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Mansfield.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mansfield, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $774 and $946.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.