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Affordable Housing In New London
Huron County, Ohio

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In New London

Windy Acres

96 Clifton St
New London, Ohio
Elderly Supportive Housing

London Town Apartments

125 Pearl St
New London, Ohio
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Housing Authorities that serve New London

Housing Authority Programs
Huron Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in New London, Ohio

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 76 affordable apartments for rent in New London, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in New London, Ohio

New London features 36 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 New London, Ohio

There are 40 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in New London.

Housing Choice Vouchers in New London, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in New London, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $674 and $824.

2021 New London, 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 $567 $568 $749 $961 $1,071
Payment Standard Range $510 to $624 $511 to $625 $674 to $824 $865 to $1,057 $964 to $1,178

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

New London, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 76
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 36
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.51
Average Household Size 2.89
Median Household Income $39,821 ±$4,952
Median Rent $656 ±$52
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.84% ± 9.66pp
Total Population 2,606

Population and Household Demographics

New London is a city in Huron County, Ohio with a population of 2,606. There are 885 households in the city with an average household size of 2.89 persons. 37.63% of households in New London are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in New London

The median gross income for households in New London is $39,821 a year, or $3,318 a month. The median rent for the city is $656 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In New London, a household making less than $2,187 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.84% of households who rent are overburdened in New London.

Area Median Income In New London

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 New London, the AMI is calculated from all households within Huron County.

In New London, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,500

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 New London

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 New London

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