Vinton County, Ohio Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 72 income based apartments in Vinton County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 120 affordable apartments in Vinton County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Vinton County, Ohio

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

Xena Place

420 S Market St
Mcarthur, Ohio
$584-705
1-3 BR
Affordable

Vinton Green

640 McArthur Park Dr
Mcarthur, Ohio
Income Based
1-4 BR
Rent Assisted

Mcarthur Manor

580 N Market St
Mcarthur, Ohio
Rent Assisted

Vinton Manor Apartments

500 Engle Dr
Mcarthur, Ohio
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Vinton County

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City Apartments
Mcarthur, OH Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Mcarthur.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Vinton 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.

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

Vinton County, Ohio Affordable Housing Data

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 $715 and $873.

2023 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
Vinton County, Ohio Fair Market Rent $587 $618 $794 $966 $1,102
Vinton County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $528 to $646 $556 to $680 $715 to $873 $869 to $1,063 $992 to $1,212

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com 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.

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 $64,600

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 HUD Rental Assistance in Vinton County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Vinton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,600 $18,310 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Vinton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,950 $29,650 $33,350 $37,050 $40,050 $43,000 $45,950 $48,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Vinton County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$41,550 $47,450 $53,400 $59,300 $64,050 $68,800 $73,550 $78,300