Uniontown, Ohio Affordable Housing

Waiting Lists in Uniontown, Ohio

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Uniontown.

Go to the Ohio Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Uniontown.

Finding Affordable Housing in Uniontown, Ohio

There are 58 low-income apartments in Uniontown that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 166 low-income homes in Uniontown where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

Retirement Residence of Green

4200 Town Crossing Blvd
Uniontown, Ohio
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Retirement Residence of Green

4200 Town Crossing
Uniontown, Ohio
1 BR

Briarwood Estates

3969 Mayfair Rd
Uniontown, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Lake Senior Housing

1663 Edison St
Uniontown, Ohio
Rent Assisted
Elderly Supportive Housing
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Affordable rent data last confirmed on March 15th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Affordable Housing Near Uniontown

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Public Housing Agencies Serving Uniontown, 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.

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 Uniontown.

Uniontown, Ohio Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Uniontown, Ohio

Uniontown features 166 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 Uniontown, Ohio

There are 58 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Uniontown.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Uniontown, Ohio

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

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

2023 Uniontown, 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
Uniontown, Ohio Fair Market Rent $576 $654 $861 $1,086 $1,157
Uniontown, 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.

Uniontown, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 224
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 166
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 12.28%
Average Renter Household Size 2.34
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $60,304 ±$6,013
Median Rent $728 ±$186
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.91% ± 30.06pp
Total Population 3,428

Population and Household Demographics

Uniontown is a city in Stark County, Ohio with a population of 3,428. There are 1,287 households in the city with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 12.28% of households in Uniontown are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Uniontown

The median gross income for households in Uniontown is $60,304 a year, or $5,025 a month. The median rent for the city is $728 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Uniontown, a household making less than $2,427 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.91% of households who rent are overburdened in Uniontown.

Area Median Income In Uniontown

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

In Uniontown, 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 Uniontown

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 Uniontown

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Uniontown 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 Uniontown 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 Uniontown 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