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Affordable Housing In Robertsville
Stark County, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve Robertsville

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Robertsville, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in Robertsville, Ohio

Robertsville 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 Robertsville, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Robertsville, Ohio

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

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

2020 Robertsville, 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.

Robertsville, 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 12.27%
Average Renter Household Size 5.15
Average Household Size 2.40
Median Household Income $57,083 ±$29,545
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 110pp
Total Population 391

Population and Household Demographics

Robertsville is a city in Stark County, Ohio with a population of 391. There are 163 households in the city with an average household size of 2.40 persons. 12.27% of households in Robertsville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Robertsville

The median gross income for households in Robertsville is $57,083 a year, or $4,757 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Robertsville, a household making less than $0 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 0% of households who rent are overburdened in Robertsville.

Area Median Income In Robertsville

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

In Robertsville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $69,500

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 Robertsville

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 Robertsville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,600 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,350 $27,800 $31,300 $34,750 $37,550 $40,350 $43,100 $45,900
80% of Median $38,950 $44,500 $50,050 $55,600 $60,050 $64,500 $68,950 $73,400