Affordable Housing In Vinton County

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Vinton County

Xena Place

420 S Market St
Mcarthur, OH
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Vinton Green

640 McArthur Park Dr
Mcarthur, OH
Income Based
1-4 BR

Mcarthur Manor

580 N Market St
Mcarthur, OH

Vinton Manor Apartments

500 Engle Dr
Mcarthur, OH
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Vinton County

Housing Authority Programs
Vinton Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Vinton County, Ohio

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 192 affordable apartments for rent in Vinton County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Vinton County, Ohio

Vinton County features 72 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 Vinton County, Ohio

There are 120 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Vinton County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Vinton County, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Vinton County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Vinton County.

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

2020 Vinton 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
Fair Market Rent $517 $611 $696 $902 $1,222
Payment Standard Range $465 to $569 $550 to $672 $626 to $766 $812 to $992 $1,100 to $1,344

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Vinton County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 192
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 72
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.92%
Average Renter Household Size 2.58
Average Household Size 2.63
Median Household Income $40,680 ±$2,349
Median Rent $600 ±$43
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 41.61% ± 7.73pp
Total Population 13,234

Population and Household Demographics

Vinton County is a County in Ohio with a population of 13,234. There are 4,992 households in the county with an average household size of 2.63 persons. 22.92% of households in Vinton County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Vinton County

The median gross income for households in Vinton County is $40,680 a year, or $3,390 a month. The median rent for the county is $600 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Vinton County, a household making less than $2,000 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 41.61% of households who rent are overburdened in Vinton County.1

Area Median Income In Vinton 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 Vinton County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,200

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 Vinton 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 Vinton County HUD Rental Assistance in Vinton 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 Vinton County

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City Listings Served By
Mcarthur 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mcarthur is the Vinton Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Hamden 0
Wilkesville 0
Zaleski 0