Affordable Housing In North Lawrence
Stark County, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve North Lawrence

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in North Lawrence, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in North Lawrence, Ohio

North Lawrence 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 Lawrence, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in North Lawrence, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in North Lawrence, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $687 and $839.

2020 North Lawrence, 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 $500 $579 $763 $972 $1,034
Payment Standard Range $450 to $550 $521 to $637 $687 to $839 $875 to $1,069 $931 to $1,137

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

North Lawrence, 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 %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 2.10
Median Household Income $57,614 ±$36,961
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 195

Population and Household Demographics

North Lawrence is a City in Stark County, Ohio with a population of 195. There are 93 households in the city with an average household size of 2.10 persons. % of households in North Lawrence are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in North Lawrence

The median gross income for households in North Lawrence is $57,614 a year, or $4,801 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In North Lawrence

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 Lawrence, the AMI is calculated from all households within Stark County.

In North Lawrence, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,100

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 Lawrence

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 Lawrence

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,900 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,150 $26,450 $29,750 $33,050 $35,700 $38,350 $41,000 $43,650
80% of Median $37,050 $42,350 $47,650 $52,900 $57,150 $61,400 $65,600 $69,850