Lists of Available Housing

The following websites provide listings of Portage County rental housing that are affordable and/or accept Section 8 Voucher Program participants.

Ohio Housing Locator


Portage Metropolitan Housing Authority provides low-income senior citizens, persons with disabilities, and families with a decent, safe, affordable place to call home.


In addition to housing, PMHA and its partners offer opportunities for an improved quality of life through supportive services for its residents.

Applying for Housing

PMHA is accepting applications for both Section 8 and Public Housing at this time.  Applications are available at the Administration Office: 2832 State Route 59, Ravenna, Ohio  44266.


Employment with PMHA

PMHA is not currently accepting applications for employment.  Positions will be posted here when available.

Delay in February 2014 Landlord Payments

Payments for February 2014 to Section 8 landlords have been delayed due to technical problems related to our software system and program data.  PMHA staff has been working with the software firm and computing experts to restore the operations of the system and ensure data integrity before issuing February checks.  For more information on the issues and the steps PMHA is taking to resolve these issues, please read .