Affordable Housing In North Fairfield
Huron County, Ohio

Guide To Affordable Housing in North Fairfield, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in North Fairfield, Ohio

North Fairfield 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 North Fairfield, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in North Fairfield, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in North Fairfield, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $626 and $766.

2020 North Fairfield, 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 $526 $528 $696 $904 $1,022
Payment Standard Range $473 to $579 $475 to $581 $626 to $766 $814 to $994 $920 to $1,124

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

North Fairfield, 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 19.09%
Average Renter Household Size 2.55
Average Household Size 2.75
Median Household Income $58,125 ±$10,910
Median Rent $630 ±$294
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 38.1% ± 33.1pp
Total Population 605

Population and Household Demographics

North Fairfield is a City in Huron County, Ohio with a population of 605. There are 220 households in the city with an average household size of 2.75 persons. 19.09% of households in North Fairfield are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in North Fairfield

The median gross income for households in North Fairfield is $58,125 a year, or $4,844 a month. The median rent for the city is $630 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In North Fairfield, a household making less than $2,100 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 38.1% of households who rent are overburdened in North Fairfield.1

Area Median Income In North Fairfield

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 North Fairfield, the AMI is calculated from all households within Huron County.

In North Fairfield, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,200

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 North Fairfield

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 North Fairfield

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,750 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,200
50% of Median $22,900 $26,200 $29,450 $32,700 $35,350 $37,950 $40,550 $43,200
80% of Median $36,650 $41,850 $47,100 $52,300 $56,500 $60,700 $64,900 $69,050