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Affordable Housing In Sandusky County
Ohio

27 Low Income Apartment Communities In Sandusky County

Casa Nueva

1606 Dickinson St
Fremont, Ohio
$651-848
1-4 BR
Subsidized

The Commons at Little Bark Creek

750 Robin Ln
Fremont, Ohio
$191-736
1-4 BR

Janel Terrace

315 Bidwell Ave
Fremont, Ohio
Income Based
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hayes Meadow

913 Quail Dr
Fremont, Ohio
Income Based
2-4 BR
Subsidized

Hayes Manor

914 Quail Dr
Fremont, Ohio
$728
1 BR
Subsidized
62+

Quarry Village I Apartments

735 S. Main
Gibsonburg, Ohio
$515-550
1-2 BR

Quarry Village II Apartments

739 S. Main
Gibsonburg, Ohio
$405-450
1-2 BR

Delaware Acres

725 S Buchanan St
Fremont, Ohio
Subsidized

Bethesda View Apartments

540 N Brush St
Fremont, Ohio

Fort Stephenson House

600 W State St
Fremont, Ohio
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Sandusky County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Sandusky County, Ohio

There are 27 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,260 affordable apartments for rent in Sandusky County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio

Sandusky County features 703 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.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Sandusky County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $672 and $822.

2021 Sandusky 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
Sandusky County, Ohio Fair Market Rent $557 $598 $747 $1,018 $1,100
Sandusky County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $501 to $613 $538 to $658 $672 to $822 $916 to $1,120 $990 to $1,210

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Sandusky County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 27
Total Low Income Apartments 1,260
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 703
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
Total Population 60,187

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.

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 $66,500

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 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

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Sandusky County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,000 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $43,900
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Sandusky County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,300 $26,600 $29,950 $33,250 $35,950 $38,600 $41,250 $43,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Sandusky County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,250 $42,600 $47,900 $53,200 $57,500 $61,750 $66,000 $70,250

Cities In Sandusky County

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City Served By
Ballville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ballville is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Burgoon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burgoon is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Clyde The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clyde is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Fremont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fremont is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Gibsonburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gibsonburg is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Green Springs The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green Springs is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Helena The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Helena is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Hessville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hessville is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Lindsey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lindsey is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Stony Prairie The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stony Prairie is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Vickery The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Vickery is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Wightmans Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wightmans Grove is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Woodville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Woodville is the Sandusky Metropolitan Housing Authority.