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Affordable Housing In Willard
Huron County, Ohio

19 Low Income Apartment Communities In Willard

P B and G Rentals

525 W Sandusky St
Willard, Ohio

Willard Villa Apartments

206 Rae Ct
Willard, Ohio

Thompsons Rentals

513 W Sandusky St
Willard, Ohio

W and J Rentals

531 W Sandusky St
Willard, Ohio

Thornton Properties

604 Pleasant St
Willard, Ohio

B and B Rentals

107 1st St
Willard, Ohio

Eden Apartments

101 1st St
Willard, Ohio

Maudsley Rentals

115 E Pearl St
Willard, Ohio

Huron Manor

1000 Maplewood St
Willard, Ohio

Studer Apartments

114 Front St
Willard, Ohio

Housing Authorities that serve Willard

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Willard, Ohio

There are 19 low income housing apartment communities offering 260 affordable apartments for rent in Willard, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Willard, Ohio

Willard features 208 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 Willard, Ohio

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Willard.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Willard, Ohio

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Willard, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $674 and $824.

2021 Willard, 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 $567 $568 $749 $961 $1,071
Payment Standard Range $510 to $624 $511 to $625 $674 to $824 $865 to $1,057 $964 to $1,178

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Willard, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 19
Total Low Income Apartments 260
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 208
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 52.58%
Average Renter Household Size 2.75
Average Household Size 2.64
Median Household Income $40,648 ±$6,127
Median Rent $564 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.57% ± 11.31pp
Total Population 6,135

Population and Household Demographics

Willard is a city in Huron County, Ohio with a population of 6,135. There are 2,288 households in the city with an average household size of 2.64 persons. 52.58% of households in Willard are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Willard

The median gross income for households in Willard is $40,648 a year, or $3,387 a month. The median rent for the city is $564 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Willard, a household making less than $1,880 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.57% of households who rent are overburdened in Willard.

Area Median Income In Willard

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 Willard, the AMI is calculated from all households within Huron County.

In Willard, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $62,500

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 Willard

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 Willard

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