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Affordable Housing In Weston
Darke County, Ohio

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Weston

Broad Oak Apartments

20200 Oak St
Weston, Ohio
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Housing Authorities that serve Weston

Housing Authority Programs
Darke County Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Weston, Ohio

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 40 affordable apartments for rent in Weston, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Weston, Ohio

Weston 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 Weston, Ohio

There are 40 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Weston.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Weston, Ohio

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

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

2020 Weston, 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 $531 $534 $696 $939 $943
Payment Standard Range $478 to $584 $481 to $587 $626 to $766 $845 to $1,033 $849 to $1,037

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Weston, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 40
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.62
Average Household Size 2.95
Median Household Income $42,917 ±$9,776
Median Rent $713 ±$190
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 15.38% ± 123.4pp
Total Population 115

Population and Household Demographics

Weston is a city in Darke County, Ohio with a population of 115. There are 39 households in the city with an average household size of 2.95 persons. 33.33% of households in Weston are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Weston

The median gross income for households in Weston is $42,917 a year, or $3,576 a month. The median rent for the city is $713 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Weston, a household making less than $2,377 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 15.38% of households who rent are overburdened in Weston.

Area Median Income In Weston

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 Weston, the AMI is calculated from all households within Darke County.

In Weston, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,300

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 Weston

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 Weston

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,700 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $43,000
50% of Median $22,800 $26,050 $29,300 $32,550 $35,200 $37,800 $40,400 $43,000
80% of Median $36,500 $41,700 $46,900 $52,100 $56,300 $60,450 $64,650 $68,800