Affordable Housing In Sandusky County
26 Low Income Apartment Communities In Sandusky County
Housing Authorities that serve Sandusky County
|Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Sandusky County, Ohio
There are 26 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,236 affordable apartments for rent in Sandusky County, Ohio.
Income Based Apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
Sandusky County features 679 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 Sandusky County, Ohio
There are 515 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sandusky County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Sandusky County, Ohio
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Sandusky County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Sandusky County.
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Sandusky County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||26|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,236|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||679|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||25.83%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.35|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Median Household Income||$47,209 ±$1,240|
|Median Rent||$634 ±$14|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||41.82% ± 4.26pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Sandusky County is a County in Ohio with a population of 60,187. There are 23,626 households in the county with an average household size of 2.49 persons. 25.83% of households in Sandusky County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Sandusky County
The median gross income for households in Sandusky County is $47,209 a year, or $3,934 a month. The median rent for the county is $634 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Sandusky County, a household making less than $2,113 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Sandusky County.1
Area Median Income In Sandusky 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 Sandusky County, 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 Sandusky 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 Sandusky County
|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|
Cities In Sandusky County
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|Fremont||15||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fremont is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Clyde||6||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clyde is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Gibsonburg||4||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gibsonburg is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.|
|Woodville||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodville is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.|