Affordable Housing In Preble County
17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Preble County
Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Preble County, 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.
Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.
Public Housing Agencies Serving Preble County, Ohio
|Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Preble County, Ohio
There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 486 affordable apartments for rent in Preble County, Ohio.
Income Based Apartments in Preble County, Ohio
Preble County features 281 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 Preble County, Ohio
There are 121 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Preble County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Preble County, Ohio
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Preble County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Preble County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Preble County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $689 and $843.
2022 Preble 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|
|Preble County, Ohio Fair Market Rent||$578||$582||$766||$1,009||$1,200|
|Preble County, Ohio Payment Standard Range||$520 to $636||$524 to $640||$689 to $843||$908 to $1,110||$1,080 to $1,320|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Preble County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||17|
|Total Low Income Apartments||486|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||281|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||23.25%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.69|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Median Household Income||$47,818 ±$1,934|
|Median Rent||$702 ±$29|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||44.57% ± 5.89pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Preble County is a county in Ohio with a population of 41,682. There are 16,124 households in the county with an average household size of 2.56 persons. 23.25% of households in Preble County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Preble County
The median gross income for households in Preble County is $47,818 a year, or $3,985 a month. The median rent for the county is $702 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Preble County, a household making less than $2,340 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.57% of households who rent are overburdened in Preble County.
Area Median Income In Preble 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 Preble County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $79,000
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 Preble 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 HUD Rental Assistance in Preble County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Preble County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Preble County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Preble County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
Cities In Preble County
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|Camden||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Camden is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Eaton||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eaton is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Eldorado||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eldorado is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Gratis||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gratis is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Lake Lakengren||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Lakengren is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Lewisburg||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lewisburg is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|New Paris||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Paris is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|West Alexandria||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Alexandria is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|West Elkton||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Elkton is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|West Manchester||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Manchester is the Preble Metropolitan Housing Authority.|