Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA)

16 W Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH, 45202
(513)721-4580



Hamilton County

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About Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA)

Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) was established in December of 1933 under the provisions of the Ohio Housing Authority Law. CMHA provides quality, affordable housing for low- to moderate-income families. CMHA owns and manages 4,800 asset management units in neighborhoods throughout Hamilton County. In addition, the Housing Choice Voucher Program provides affordable housing options for 11,200 families. Most residents served by CMHA are elderly and working families.

CMHA is the 17th largest housing authority in the United States and consistently receives designation as a high performing agency from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

The Asset Management portfolio of properties are owned and managed by CMHA. It is the responsibility of CMHA to maintain the properties, screen residents for eligibility and conduct lease enforcement.

CMHA operates 12 high-rise buildings, 3 large family communities, numerous small family communities and many single-family homes throughout Hamilton County.
With CMHA, a resident pays generally 30 percent of their adjusted gross income in rent.
Applications are accepted Monday - Friday at CMHA’s leasing office (1635 Western Avenue).


Mission Statement

CMHA's mission is to provide a quality affordable housing solutions by building partnerships with Hamilton County communities while strengthening and expanding housing opportunities for families to achieve self-sufficiency.

Program Summary for Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA)

Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 5,687 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) administered a total of 11,404 Section 8 Vouchers. Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) is located at 16 W Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH, 45202 and serves the city of Cincinnati. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) at, (513)721-4580 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 42
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 11,404
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 5,687
Waiting list for the Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Clermont 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 Clermont County, OH:

Median Income
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Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $24,750
  • $28,300
  • $31,850
  • $35,350
  • $38,200
  • $41,050
  • $43,850
  • $46,700
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $14,850
  • $17,000
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $39,600
  • $45,250
  • $50,900
  • $56,550
  • $61,100
  • $65,600
  • $70,150
  • $74,650

2017 Fair Market Rents for Clermont 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 Clermont County, OH:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$527 $613 $806 $1125 $1316



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
City of Covington Housing Authority City of Covington Housing Authority Covington KY 1,194 N/A Open 1.61 Miles Contact
Newport Housing Authority Newport Housing Authority Newport KY N/A N/A Open 1.81 Miles Contact
Campbell County Housing Authority Campbell County Housing Authority Newport KY 673 N/A Open 2.08 Miles Contact
Dayton Housing Authority Dayton Housing Authority Dayton KY 656 135 Open 2.66 Miles Contact
Covington Housing Authority Covington Housing Authority Covington KY N/A N/A Open 3.05 Miles Contact
Boone County Assisted Housing Department Boone County Assisted Housing Department Burlington KY 998 N/A Open 12.3 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
5,671
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Clermont County Quick Facts

Population: 201,560
Persons Per Household: 2.67
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 18.4%
Homeownership Rate: 75.2%
Housing Units: 81,381
Yearly Income Per Person: $28,761
Median Household Income: $60,365