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Affordable Housing In Vaughnsville
Putnam County, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve Vaughnsville

Housing Authority Programs
Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency
Allen Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Vaughnsville, Ohio

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

Income Based Apartments in Vaughnsville, Ohio

Vaughnsville 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 Vaughnsville, Ohio

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Vaughnsville, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Vaughnsville, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $626 and $766.

2020 Vaughnsville, 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 $517 $586 $696 $885 $967
Payment Standard Range $465 to $569 $527 to $645 $626 to $766 $797 to $974 $870 to $1,064

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Vaughnsville, 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 7.25%
Average Renter Household Size 7.40
Average Household Size 3.29
Median Household Income $62,031 ±$21,221
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 0% ± 440pp
Total Population 227

Population and Household Demographics

Vaughnsville is a city in Putnam County, Ohio with a population of 227. There are 69 households in the city with an average household size of 3.29 persons. 7.25% of households in Vaughnsville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Vaughnsville

The median gross income for households in Vaughnsville is $62,031 a year, or $5,169 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 Vaughnsville, 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 Vaughnsville.

Area Median Income In Vaughnsville

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 Vaughnsville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Putnam County.

In Vaughnsville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,200

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 Vaughnsville

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 Vaughnsville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $16,250 $18,550 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $27,050 $30,900 $34,750 $38,600 $41,700 $44,800 $47,900 $51,000
80% of Median $43,250 $49,400 $55,600 $61,750 $66,700 $71,650 $76,600 $81,550