Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA)

189 First Street, Painesville, OH, 44077
(440)354-3347



Lake County

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About Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA)

Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) administers housing assistance for approximately 1,700 families throughout Lake County. This consists of two federal housing programs, the Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly known as Section 8) and the Public Housing Program.

These programs offer low and moderate income households the opportunity to rent affordable, decent, and safe housing. More importantly, LMHA provides these households a stable living environment in order for our clients to work towards their own economic self-sufficiency.



Mission Statement

Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority strives to maintain a high level of compliance while providing excellent customer service. We continually strive to educate the public about the agency, its contributions to Lake County and our mission to provide affordable, safe and sanitary housing. This also encompasses the county's elderly and/or disabled population.

Program Summary for Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA)

Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) administered a total of 354 Section 8 Vouchers. Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) is located at 189 First Street, Painesville, OH, 44077 and serves the city of Painesville. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) at, (440)354-3347 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 354
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Lake County, OH

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Lake County, OH:

Median Income
$0
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $23,350
  • $26,650
  • $30,000
  • $33,300
  • $36,000
  • $38,650
  • $41,300
  • $44,000
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $14,000
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $37,350
  • $42,650
  • $48,000
  • $53,300
  • $57,600
  • $61,850
  • $66,100
  • $70,400

2017 Fair Market Rents for Lake County, OH

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Lake County, OH:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$524 $626 $781 $1027 $1088



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Geauga Metropolitan Housing Authority (GMHA) Geauga Metropolitan Housing Authority (GMHA) Chardon OH 171 243 Open 9.7 Miles Contact
New Avenues to Independence, Inc. New Avenues to Independence, Inc. Cleveland OH N/A N/A Open 19.63 Miles Contact
Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) Cleveland OH 15,199 10,236 Open 25.92 Miles Contact
Ashtabula Metropolitan Housing Authority (AMHA) Ashtabula Metropolitan Housing Authority (AMHA) Ashtabula OH 549 555 Open 26.13 Miles Contact
Emerald Development and Economic Network, Inc. (EDEN) Emerald Development and Economic Network, Inc. (EDEN) Cleveland OH N/A N/A Open 30.27 Miles Contact
Parma Public Housing Agency Parma Public Housing Agency Parma OH N/A N/A Open 31.45 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
241
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Lake County Quick Facts

Population: 229,230
Persons Per Household: 2.41
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 18.2%
Homeownership Rate: 75.0%
Housing Units: 101,397
Yearly Income Per Person: $29,132
Median Household Income: $56,018