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Affordable Housing In McKinley Heights
Trumbull County, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve McKinley Heights

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in McKinley Heights, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in McKinley Heights, Ohio

McKinley 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 McKinley Heights, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in McKinley Heights, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in McKinley Heights, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $630 and $770.

2020 McKinley 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 $482 $557 $700 $917 $1,003
Payment Standard Range $434 to $530 $501 to $613 $630 to $770 $825 to $1,009 $903 to $1,103

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

McKinley 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 37.2%
Average Renter Household Size 1.32
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $44,345 ±$13,533
Median Rent $615 ±$156
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50% ± 39.85pp
Total Population 748

Population and Household Demographics

McKinley Heights is a city in Trumbull County, Ohio with a population of 748. There are 328 households in the city with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 37.2% of households in McKinley Heights are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in McKinley Heights

The median gross income for households in McKinley Heights is $44,345 a year, or $3,695 a month. The median rent for the city is $615 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In McKinley Heights, a household making less than $2,050 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50% of households who rent are overburdened in McKinley Heights.

Area Median Income In McKinley 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 McKinley Heights, the AMI is calculated from all households within Trumbull County.

In McKinley Heights, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $60,700

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 McKinley 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 HUD Rental Assistance in McKinley Heights

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