Affordable Housing In Wyandot County
Ohio

15 Low Income Apartment Communities In Wyandot County

Indian Run Apartments

1045 Halbedel Drive
Upper Sandusky, OH
$450
1 BR
Subsidized

Hickory Tree Apartments

531 S. Patterson
Carey, OH
$390
1 BR
Subsidized

Wyandot Place Apartments

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

Upper Sandusky Senior Apartments

102 Westbrook Blvd
Upper Sandusky, OH
Call For Rent
2 BR
HCV Welcome

Riddlehaven

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

Meadow Glen Apartments

2611 County Highway 96
Carey, OH
Subsidized

Essex Place North

210 S Sycamore Ave
Sycamore, OH
HCV Welcome

Highland Village II

200 Richardson Dr
Upper Sandusky, OH
HCV Welcome

Wyandot Co. Coun on Aging - N - B - 00 - 429 - 1

200 Rock Run Dr
Upper Sandusky, OH
HCV Welcome

Nantucket Green

1875 E Wyandot Ave
Upper Sandusky, OH
HCV Welcome

There are 15 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 733 affordable apartments for rent in Wyandot County. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with 250 apartments that set rent based on your income. In Wyandot County, HUD housing programs support 0 rental assistance apartments through programs like Project-based Section 8. There are 447 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are cheaper than market rate rents.

Housing Authorities that serve Wyandot County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Wyandot County, Ohio

Wyandot County, OH Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 15
Total Low Income Apartments 733
Total Rent Assisted Apartments 250
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 27.8%
Average Renter Household Size 2.18
Total Population 22,467
Housing Units 9,327
Average Household Size 2.38
Median Household Income $47,555 ±$2,512
Median Rent $618 ±$21
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 35.29% ± 6.56pp

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.1

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 $65,700

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 Wyandot County HUD Rental Assistance in Wyandot County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,800 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,400
50% of Median $23,000 $26,300 $29,600 $32,850 $35,500 $38,150 $40,750 $43,400
80% of Median $36,800 $42,050 $47,300 $52,550 $56,800 $61,000 $65,200 $69,400
Low Income Housing Tax Credits in Wyandot County

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program aims to create affordable rental housing for low and very low income families.

From 1989 to 2011, 11 low income apartment communities containing 453 rental apartments have been constructed and made affordable to low income persons in Wyandot County by the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.

If your income is less than 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI), you should not expect to pay more than the rent value for a unit in the table below. However, Affordable apartment communities that receive funding through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program may have rental units that are not subject to income and rent limits.

Rent limits for the LIHTC Program are determined so that a household making the maximum income for the expected household size of the unit would only pay 30% of their income for rent.

Income Qualifications for Low Income Housing Tax Credit Apartments in Wyandot County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
50% of Median $23,000 $26,300 $29,600 $32,850 $35,500 $38,150 $40,750 $43,400
60% of Median $27,600 $31,560 $35,520 $39,420 $42,600 $45,780 $48,900 $52,080

For example, the expected household size for a two bedroom apartment is 3 people. Using the table above, the maximum income for a 3 person household at 60% of the AMI in Wyandot County is $35,520 a year, or $2,960 a month. To determine the maximum rent in the table below we multiply the monthly maximum income, $2,960 by 30% to get a maximum rent of $888 a month.

Rent for units in the LIHTC Program include a utility allowance which is determined by the average monthly cost of utilities paid directly by residents. This allowance has not been subtracted from the rents in the table below. These utility allowances are set on a property by property basis.

% of AMI Studio 1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed 5 Bed
50% $575 $616 $740 $854 $954 $1,052
60% $690 $740 $888 $1,025 $1,145 $1,262
Fair Market Rents in Wyandot County

Fair Market Rents, often abbreviated as FMR, can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Notably, Fair Market Rents are used to establish the payment standards for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, maximum rents in HOME financed rental projects and initial rents for Section 8 project based assistance.

2019 Fair Market Rents
Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
$498 $526 $682 $854 $937

Cities In Wyandot County

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City Listings Served By
Upper Sandusky 11 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Upper Sandusky is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Carey 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carey is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Sycamore 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sycamore is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Harpster 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Harpster is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Kirby 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kirby is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Marseilles 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Marseilles is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Nevada 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nevada is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Wharton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wharton is the Hancock Metropolitan Housing Authority.