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

Discover affordable housing in Napoleon where there are 5+ 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.

Oakwood Apartments

1800 Oakwood Avenue, Napoleon, Ohio 43545

Napoleon Senior Housing

545 Raymond Street, Napoleon, Ohio 43545

Riverview Terrace

120 E Maumee Ave, Napoleon, Ohio 43545

Mills Apts

481 Independence Dr, Napoleon, Ohio

Glen Arbors Apartments

2469 Glen Arbors Dr, Napoleon, Ohio 43545

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Napoleon, 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 Napoleon, 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) programs for Napoleon, Ohio.

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

How many renters live in Napoleon, Ohio?

The City of Napoleon has 8,888 people living in 3,751 households.

There are 2,679 renters living in 1,275 renter households in this City. Renters make up 30.14 percent of the population living in Napoleon.

What is the rental market like in Napoleon, Ohio?

There are an estimated 4,132 housing units in the Napoleon area. Of these, 1,413 units are rental homes, making up 34 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Napoleon, Ohio, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Napoleon?

The rental vacancy rate in Napoleon is 2 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 Napoleon for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Napoleon
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
28 253 658 254 68
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Napoleon

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

How many renter households in Napoleon are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 36 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 23 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Napoleon

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $595 to $1,367. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $595
One BR $737
Two BR $860
Three BR $1,130
Four BR $1,367
2024 Fair Market Rents in Napoleon, Ohio

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

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 11 39 percent
One BR 152 60 percent
Two BR 349 53 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Napoleon, Ohio

How many affordable rental units are in Napoleon?

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

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 153
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 46
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly 1
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 10
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 92
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Napoleon, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in Napoleon, Ohio

Napoleon features 138 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 Napoleon, Ohio

There are 72 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Napoleon.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Napoleon, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Napoleon landlords $300 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Napoleon.

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

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.