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Affordable Housing In Browerville
Todd County, Minnesota

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Browerville

Todd County Public Housing

300 Linden Ave S
Browerville, Minnesota
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Housing Authorities that serve Browerville

Housing Authority Programs
Todd County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Browerville, Minnesota

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 18 affordable apartments for rent in Browerville, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Browerville, Minnesota

Browerville features 18 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 Browerville, Minnesota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Browerville, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Browerville, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Browerville, Minnesota Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Fair Market Rent $465 $542 $714 $890 $967
Payment Standard Range $419 to $512 $488 to $596 $643 to $785 $801 to $979 $870 to $1,064

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Browerville, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 18
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 18
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.64%
Average Renter Household Size 2.00
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $47,500 ±$10,761
Median Rent $375 ±$210
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.13% ± 22.9pp
Total Population 742

Population and Household Demographics

Browerville is a city in Todd County, Minnesota with a population of 742. There are 280 households in the city with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 24.64% of households in Browerville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Browerville

The median gross income for households in Browerville is $47,500 a year, or $3,958 a month. The median rent for the city is $375 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Browerville, a household making less than $1,250 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.13% of households who rent are overburdened in Browerville.

Area Median Income In Browerville

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Browerville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Todd County.

In Browerville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,200

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 Browerville

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 Browerville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,300 $17,450 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $25,450 $29,050 $32,700 $36,300 $39,250 $42,150 $45,050 $47,950
80% of Median $40,700 $46,500 $52,300 $58,100 $62,750 $67,400 $72,050 $76,700