Affordable Housing In Wyandot County
Ohio

16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Wyandot County

Hickory Tree Apartments

531 S. Patterson
Carey, Ohio
$405
1 BR
Subsidized

Indian Run Apartments

1045 Halbedel Drive
Upper Sandusky, Ohio
$465
1 BR
Subsidized

Wyandot Place Apartments

500 Highway Parkway
Upper Sandusky, Ohio
$404-439
1-2 BR

Upper Sandusky Senior Apartments

102 Westbrook Blvd
Upper Sandusky, Ohio
Call For Rent
2 BR

Highland Village

200 Richardson Dr
Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Riddlehaven

900 Eulalia Ave
Upper Sandusky, Ohio
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Meadow Glen Apartments

2611 County Highway 96
Carey, Ohio
Subsidized

Essex Place North

210 S Sycamore Ave
Sycamore, Ohio

Nantucket Green

1875 E Wyandot Ave
Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Wyandot 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Wyandot County, Ohio

Housing Authority Programs
Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency

Guide To Affordable Housing in Wyandot County, Ohio

There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 783 affordable apartments for rent in Wyandot County, Ohio.

Income Based Apartments in Wyandot County, Ohio

Wyandot County features 300 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 Wyandot County, Ohio

There are 447 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Wyandot County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Wyandot County, Ohio

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Wyandot County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Wyandot County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Wyandot County, Ohio for a two-bedroom apartment is between $664 and $812.

2022 Wyandot 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
Wyandot County, Ohio Fair Market Rent $547 $597 $738 $912 $1,005
Wyandot County, Ohio Payment Standard Range $492 to $602 $537 to $657 $664 to $812 $821 to $1,003 $905 to $1,106

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Wyandot County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 16
Total Low Income Apartments 783
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 300
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.8%
Average Renter Household Size 2.18
Average Household Size 2.38
Median Household Income $47,555 ±$2,512
Median Rent $618 ±$21
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.29% ± 6.56pp
Total Population 22,467

Population and Household Demographics

Wyandot County is a county in Ohio with a population of 22,467. There are 9,327 households in the county with an average household size of 2.38 persons. 27.8% of households in Wyandot County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Wyandot County

The median gross income for households in Wyandot County is $47,555 a year, or $3,963 a month. The median rent for the county is $618 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Wyandot County, a household making less than $2,060 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.29% of households who rent are overburdened in Wyandot County.

Area Median Income In Wyandot 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 Wyandot County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,800

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 Wyandot 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 Wyandot County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Wyandot County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,050 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,100
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Wyandot County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$23,400 $26,750 $30,100 $33,400 $36,100 $38,750 $41,450 $44,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Wyandot County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$37,450 $42,800 $48,150 $53,450 $57,750 $62,050 $66,300 $70,600

Cities In Wyandot County

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City Served By
Carey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carey is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Harpster The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harpster is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Kirby The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kirby is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Marseilles The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marseilles is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Nevada The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nevada is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Sycamore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sycamore is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Upper Sandusky The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Upper Sandusky is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Wharton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wharton is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.