Affordable Housing In Stark County
Ohio

Affordable Housing programs support 4,316 income based apartments in Stark County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 909 affordable apartments in Stark County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Stark County, Ohio

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Stark County. Go to the Ohio Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Stark County.

Eastside Homes

1225 Gross Ave NE
Canton, Ohio
Affordable

Abcd Homes

902 9th St NE
Canton, Ohio
Affordable

Gateway II

1700 Gateway Blvd Ne
Canton, Ohio
Supportive Housing
Affordable

Engle Terrace

500 4th Ave SW
Beach City, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Diamond Estates

2000 Zircon St NE
Canton, Ohio
Affordable

Witmer Arms Indian Run Scattered

3650 Ellis Ave NE
Canton, Ohio

Scattered Sites

3037 Neal Ct NW
Canton, Ohio

Chdo - Stk. Comm. Support Constortium

850 Cherry Ave NE
Canton, Ohio
Affordable

Willow - Franklin - Underhill

1120 16th St SE
Massillon, Ohio

Scattered Sites

454 19th St NW
Massillon, Ohio
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Affordable Housing In Stark County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Stark County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Beach City, OH Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Beach City.
Affordable Housing In Canal Fulton, OH Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Canal Fulton.
Affordable Housing In Canton, OH Affordable Housing programs support 51 apartment communities in Canton.
Affordable Housing In Louisville, OH Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Louisville.
Affordable Housing In Massillon, OH Affordable Housing programs support 12 apartment communities in Massillon.
Affordable Housing In Navarre, OH Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Navarre.
Affordable Housing In Robertsville, OH Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Robertsville.
Affordable Housing In Uniontown, OH Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Uniontown.
Affordable Housing In Waynesburg, OH Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Waynesburg.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Stark 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.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Stark Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Ohio Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Stark County.

Stark County, Ohio Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Stark County, Ohio

Stark County features 4,316 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 Stark County, Ohio

There are 909 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Stark County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Stark County, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Stark County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Stark County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Stark County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $775 and $947.

2023 Stark 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
Stark County, Ohio Fair Market Rent $576 $654 $861 $1,086 $1,157
Stark County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $518 to $634 $589 to $719 $775 to $947 $977 to $1,195 $1,041 to $1,273

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Stark County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 75
Total Low Income Apartments 5,225
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 4,316
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.1%
Average Renter Household Size 2.24
Average Household Size 2.43
Median Household Income $47,137 ±$723
Median Rent $680 ±$8
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.28% ± 1.69pp
Total Population 374,979

Population and Household Demographics

Stark County is a county in Ohio with a population of 374,979. There are 150,385 households in the county with an average household size of 2.43 persons. 31.1% of households in Stark County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Stark County

The median gross income for households in Stark County is $47,137 a year, or $3,928 a month. The median rent for the county is $680 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Stark County, a household making less than $2,267 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.28% of households who rent are overburdened in Stark County.

Area Median Income In Stark 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 Stark County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $76,900

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 Stark 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 Stark County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Stark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,150 $18,450 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Stark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$26,950 $30,800 $34,650 $38,450 $41,550 $44,650 $47,700 $50,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Stark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$43,050 $49,200 $55,350 $61,500 $66,450 $71,350 $76,300 $81,200