Affordable Housing In Morrow County
10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Morrow County
Housing Authorities that serve Morrow County
|Morrow Metropolitan Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Morrow County, Ohio
There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 340 affordable apartments for rent in Morrow County, Ohio.
Income Based Apartments in Morrow County, Ohio
Morrow County features 83 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 Morrow County, Ohio
There are 257 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Morrow County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Morrow County, Ohio
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Morrow County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Morrow County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Morrow County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $893 and $1,091.
2020 Morrow County, 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.
Morrow County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||10|
|Total Low Income Apartments||340|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||83|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||18.91%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.53|
|Average Household Size||2.73|
|Median Household Income||$51,993 ±$3,131|
|Median Rent||$677 ±$33|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||43.38% ± 7.88pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Morrow County is a County in Ohio with a population of 34,996. There are 12,700 households in the county with an average household size of 2.73 persons. 18.91% of households in Morrow County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Morrow County
The median gross income for households in Morrow County is $51,993 a year, or $4,333 a month. The median rent for the county is $677 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Morrow County, a household making less than $2,257 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.38% of households who rent are overburdened in Morrow County.1
Area Median Income In Morrow County
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.
In Morrow County, 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 Morrow County
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 Morrow County HUD Rental Assistance in Morrow County
|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|
Cities In Morrow County
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|Mount Gilead||5||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Gilead is the Morrow Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Cardington||5||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cardington is the Morrow Metropolitan Housing Authority.|