Messiah Community

Urbana, OH

The attractive Messiah Community, two-story apartment community for persons age 62 and older and/or mobility-impaired with lower incomes has thirty-six studio and one-bedroom apartments. Rent is based on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s guidelines for income level, age and disability. Eligible residents pay just 30% of adjusted gross income to cover rent and select utilities.

The Messiah Community features well-maintained apartments with appliances and carpet and all utilities included with the exception of cable TV, Internet and phone. It also offers:

  • Handicap-accessible entryways
  • Common areas for social, recreational and craft activities
  • On-site coin operated laundry services
  • Attractive grounds in a residential neighborhood with views of wildlife
  • Access to transportation services
  • 24/7 on-call emergency maintenance
  • Individually-controlled heating and cooling units in each apartment
  • Enclosed porch areas for outdoor enjoyment and community gatherings
  • Computers for resident use
  • Smoke free since August 1, 2017


The Community employs a Service Coordinator who makes referrals and provides residents with resources for aging and health care services located in the surrounding community. Service Coordinators also offer education about health and wellness and connect residents with volunteer opportunities and community engagement activities.


Community Information

Date Established:  1987
Address:  848 East Court St., Urbana, OH 43078-1870
County:  Champaign
Phone Number:  (937) 652-2251

Floor Plans

Messiah floor plan
1 Bedroom – 497 Sq. Ft.