Affordable Housing In Carlton County
Minnesota

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Carlton County

Sahlman East Townhouses

1741 Sahlman Avenue
Cloquet, MN
$912-1,050
2-3 BR
Subsidized

School View Square

680 Minnesota Avenue
Big Lake, MN
Income Based
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

White Pine Apartments

930 14th St
Cloquet, MN
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Leightons Landing Townhomes

220 Maple Ln
Big Lake, MN
Accepts Vouchers

Autumn Winds

121 Euclid Ave
Big Lake, MN
Income Based
1 BR

Larson Commons Aka Larson Towers

810 Cloquet Ave
Cloquet, MN
Subsidized

Crossing at Big Lake Station

115 Henry Rd
Big Lake, MN
Accepts Vouchers

Aspen Arms

950 14th St
Cloquet, MN

Cloquet Middle School Apartments

509 Carlton Ave
Cloquet, MN
Accepts Vouchers

Maplewood Court

1318 18th St
Cloquet, MN
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Carlton County

Housing Authority Programs
Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority Public Housing

Other Housing Authorities located in Carlton County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Moose Lake Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Carlton County, Minnesota

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 593 affordable apartments for rent in Carlton County, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Carlton County, Minnesota

Carlton County features 243 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 Carlton County, Minnesota

There are 350 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Carlton County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Carlton County, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Carlton County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Carlton County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Carlton County, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $734 and $898.

2020 Carlton County, 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 $601 $622 $816 $1,052 $1,279
Payment Standard Range $541 to $661 $560 to $684 $734 to $898 $947 to $1,157 $1,151 to $1,407

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Carlton County, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 593
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 243
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.33%
Average Renter Household Size 2.18
Average Household Size 2.51
Median Household Income $53,227 ±$2,135
Median Rent $691 ±$31
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.44% ± 4.63pp
Total Population 35,443

Population and Household Demographics

Carlton County is a County in Minnesota with a population of 35,443. There are 13,398 households in the county with an average household size of 2.51 persons. 21.33% of households in Carlton County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Carlton County

The median gross income for households in Carlton County is $53,227 a year, or $4,436 a month. The median rent for the county is $691 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Carlton County, a household making less than $2,303 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.44% of households who rent are overburdened in Carlton County.1

Area Median Income In Carlton 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 Carlton County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,900

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 Carlton 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 Carlton County HUD Rental Assistance in Carlton County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,200 $17,400 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $25,350 $29,000 $32,600 $36,200 $39,100 $42,000 $44,900 $47,800
80% of Median $40,550 $46,350 $52,150 $57,900 $62,550 $67,200 $71,800 $76,450

Cities In Carlton County

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City Listings Served By
Big Lake 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Big Lake are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Cloquet 8 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cloquet are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Moose Lake 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Moose Lake are the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Moose Lake, Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Barnum 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Barnum are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Cromwell 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cromwell are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Kettle River 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Kettle River are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Atkinson 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Atkinson are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Automba 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Automba are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Barnumship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Barnumship are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Beseman 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Beseman are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Blackhoof 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Blackhoof are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Carlton 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Carlton are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Clear Creek UT 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clear Creek UT are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Eagle 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Eagle are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Esko 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Esko are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Holyoke 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Holyoke are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Kalevala 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Kalevala are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Lakeview 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lakeview are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Mahtowa 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mahtowa are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Mahtowaship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mahtowaship are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Moose Lakeship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Moose Lakeship are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
North Carlton UT 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve North Carlton UT are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Perch Lake 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Perch Lake are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Scanlon 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Scanlon are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Silver 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Silver are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Silver Brook 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Silver Brook are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Skelton 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Skelton are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Split Rock 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Split Rock are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Thomson 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Thomson are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Thomsonship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Thomsonship are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Twin Lakes 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Twin Lakes are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wrenshall 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wrenshall are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wrenshallship 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wrenshallship are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wright 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wright are the Cloquet Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Carlton Housing and Redevelopment Authority.