Portsmouth Ohio

Where Southern Hospitality Begins

Type of Assistance


Each year, the grant funds available for Portsmouth are allocated according to relative need on the basis of the higher of two formulas:

  • First Formula - Considers the presence of overcrowded housing in the locality, its population, and its poverty rate
  • Second Formula - Uses housing age, population growth lag, and poverty rate

Additional Information

For more information, please contact the Community Development Department by email or by calling (740) 354-5673.