Minot Housing Authority
108 Burdick Expressway East, Minot, North Dakota 58701

701-852-0485

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Minot Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 2 projects which contain 260 affordable rental units. It also administers 867 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Minot Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium High, meaning it administers 500 - 1,249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Minot Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (23%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (77%) to that of all housing authorities in North Dakota, Minot Housing Authority has a larger proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in North Dakota.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Minot Housing Authority scored an average of 98 points. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2001 and a low score of 92 in 2006. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in North Dakota is 79.43.

Minot Housing Authority has an average score that is more than the average North Dakota housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

Minot Housing Authority manages 1 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 91. The scores for properties managed by Minot Housing Authority range from a high of 91 to a low of 91.

Minot Housing Authority manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 91. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Milton R Young Towers has a passing score.
Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (data.gov, 2014)

Waiting List Status:


The Section 8 and Public Housing programs administered by this housing authority are often over subscribed requiring the use of a waiting list. The waiting list would typically only open for brief periods. To find out of the waiting list is open or when it may open, please contact the housing authority directly.

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2

Public Housing Projects

260

Public Housing Units

867

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Public Housing Size

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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