Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA)

315 North Columbus Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130
(740)653-6618



Fairfield County

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About Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA)

Our 96 HUD-subsidized public housing rental units are well maintained and fully occupied (consistently over 98%), providing safe, affordable housing to low income residents. FMHA has received HUD's High Performer rating each year under the Public Housing Management Assessment Program (PHMAP) and the Public Housing Assessment Program (PHAS).

The Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority closed the Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting List on September 30, 2012.


Mission Statement

The Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority is dedicated to serving the needs of low and moderate income families in Fairfield County and to:

- increase the availability of decent, safe, sanitary, and affordable housing in our community;
- ensure equal opportunity in housing;
- promote self-sufficiency and asset development of families; and,
- improve community-wide quality of life and economic vitality in cooperation with other agencies, developers, and individuals.

Program Summary for Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA)

Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) is located at 315 North Columbus Street, Lancaster, OH, 43130 and serves the city of Lancaster. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) at, (740)653-6618 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher N/A
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Fairfield 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 Fairfield 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
  • $24,400
  • $27,850
  • $31,350
  • $34,800
  • $37,600
  • $40,400
  • $43,200
  • $45,950
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $14,650
  • $16,750
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $39,000
  • $44,600
  • $50,150
  • $55,700
  • $60,200
  • $64,650
  • $69,100
  • $73,550

2017 Fair Market Rents for Fairfield 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 Fairfield County, OH:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$580 $687 $886 $1135 $1328



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Hocking MHA Hocking MHA Logan OH 306 236 Open 15.91 Miles Contact
Pickaway Metropolitan Housing Authority Pickaway Metropolitan Housing Authority Circleville OH 650 108 Open 19.12 Miles Contact
Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority  (LMHA) Licking Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) Newark OH 1,030 100 Open 25.68 Miles Contact
Perry County MHA Perry County MHA Crooksville OH 218 118 Open 27.72 Miles Contact
Columbus MHA Columbus MHA Columbus OH 13,445 2,328 Open 27.76 Miles Contact
Chillicothe Metropolitan Housing Authority Chillicothe Metropolitan Housing Authority Chillicothe OH 231 N/A Open 32.51 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Fairfield Metropolitan Housing Authority (FMHA) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
96
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Fairfield County Quick Facts

Population: 150,381
Persons Per Household: 2.66
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 16.4%
Homeownership Rate: 72.8%
Housing Units: 59,242
Yearly Income Per Person: $27,031
Median Household Income: $58,786