Affordable Housing In Waynesburg
Stark County, Ohio

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Waynesburg

Muckley Apartments

310 E Lisbon St
Waynesburg, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers

Allan Apartments

214 E Silver St
Waynesburg, Ohio
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Waynesburg

Housing Authority Programs
Stark Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Waynesburg, Ohio

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 4 affordable apartments for rent in Waynesburg, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Waynesburg, Ohio

Waynesburg 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 Waynesburg, Ohio

There are 4 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Waynesburg.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Waynesburg, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Waynesburg, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $687 and $839.

2020 Waynesburg, 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 $500 $579 $763 $972 $1,034
Payment Standard Range $450 to $550 $521 to $637 $687 to $839 $875 to $1,069 $931 to $1,137

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Waynesburg, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 4
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.47
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $41,250 ±$9,183
Median Rent $625 ±$185
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.45% ± 16.93pp
Total Population 899

Population and Household Demographics

Waynesburg is a City in Stark County, Ohio with a population of 899. There are 383 households in the city with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 25.33% of households in Waynesburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Waynesburg

The median gross income for households in Waynesburg is $41,250 a year, or $3,438 a month. The median rent for the city is $625 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Waynesburg, a household making less than $2,083 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.45% of households who rent are overburdened in Waynesburg.1

Area Median Income In Waynesburg

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

In Waynesburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,100

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 Waynesburg

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 Waynesburg

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,900 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $23,150 $26,450 $29,750 $33,050 $35,700 $38,350 $41,000 $43,650
80% of Median $37,050 $42,350 $47,650 $52,900 $57,150 $61,400 $65,600 $69,850