Affordable Housing In Kossuth County
Iowa

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Kossuth County

Eastland Park Senior Apartments

206 S Finn Dr
Algona, Iowa
$572
1 BR
Subsidized
Accepts Vouchers

Maple Park Apartments ~ Algona

211 S Smith St
Algona, Iowa
Subsidized

Pleasantview Manor

304 N Walnut St
Bancroft, Iowa
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Housing Authorities that serve Kossuth County

Housing Authority Programs
North Iowa Regional Housing Authority Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Kossuth County

Housing Authority Programs
Low Rent Housing Agency of Bancroft Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Kossuth County, Iowa

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 102 affordable apartments for rent in Kossuth County, Iowa.

Income Based Apartments in Kossuth County, Iowa

Kossuth County features 102 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Kossuth County, Iowa

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Kossuth County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Kossuth County, Iowa

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Kossuth County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Kossuth County.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Kossuth County, IA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 102
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 102
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.33%
Average Renter Household Size 1.90
Average Household Size 2.23
Median Household Income $51,496 ±$2,160
Median Rent $579 ±$35
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 34.94% ± 6.72pp
Total Population 15,280

Population and Household Demographics

Kossuth County is a County in Iowa with a population of 15,280. There are 6,723 households in the county with an average household size of 2.23 persons. 21.33% of households in Kossuth County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Kossuth County

The median gross income for households in Kossuth County is $51,496 a year, or $4,291 a month. The median rent for the county is $579 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Kossuth County, a household making less than $1,930 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 34.94% of households who rent are overburdened in Kossuth County.1

Area Median Income In Kossuth County

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

In Kossuth County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,900

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Kossuth County

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Kossuth County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,900 $17,000 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $24,850 $28,400 $31,950 $35,450 $38,300 $41,150 $44,000 $46,800
80% of Median $39,700 $45,400 $51,050 $56,700 $61,250 $65,800 $70,350 $74,850

Cities In Kossuth County

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City Listings Served By
Algona 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Algona is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Burt 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Burt is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Fenton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fenton is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Irvington 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Irvington is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Lakota 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lakota is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Ledyard 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ledyard is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Lone Rock 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lone Rock is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
St. Joseph 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Joseph is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Sexton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sexton is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Swea City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Swea City is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Wesley 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wesley is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Whittemore 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Whittemore is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Bancroft 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bancroft is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
St. Benedict 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Benedict is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
Titonka 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Titonka is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.
West Bend 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves West Bend is the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority.