Affordable Housing In Claremont
Dodge County, Minnesota

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Claremont where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 8 affordable apartments in Claremont that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Claremont, Minnesota

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Claremont. Go to the Minnesota Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Claremont.

Claremont Manor

100 3rd St
Claremont, Minnesota

Claremont Center

10603 640th Street
Claremont, Minnesota
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Affordable Housing Near Claremont

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Affordable Housing In Blooming Prairie, MN Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Blooming Prairie.
Affordable Housing In Dodge Center, MN Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Dodge Center.
Affordable Housing In Hayfield, MN Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Hayfield.
Affordable Housing In Kasson, MN Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Kasson.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Claremont, Minnesota

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Waiting lists for project-based assistance, like the Public Housing program, are open:

Housing Authority Programs
Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Minnesota Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Claremont.

Claremont, Minnesota Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Claremont, Minnesota

Claremont features 0 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 Claremont, Minnesota

There are 8 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Claremont.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Claremont, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Claremont landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Claremont.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Claremont, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,102 and $1,346.

2023 Claremont, 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
Claremont, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $847 $985 $1,224 $1,740 $2,085
Claremont, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $762 to $932 $887 to $1,084 $1,102 to $1,346 $1,566 to $1,914 $1,877 to $2,294

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Claremont, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 26
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 17.84%
Average Renter Household Size 4.18
Average Household Size 2.59
Median Household Income $43,250 ±$7,950
Median Rent $715 ±$204
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 28.95% ± 42.6pp
Total Population 551

Population and Household Demographics

Claremont is a city in Dodge County, Minnesota with a population of 551. There are 213 households in the city with an average household size of 2.59 persons. 17.84% of households in Claremont are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Claremont

The median gross income for households in Claremont is $43,250 a year, or $3,604 a month. The median rent for the city is $715 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Claremont, a household making less than $2,383 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.95% of households who rent are overburdened in Claremont.

Area Median Income In Claremont

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 Claremont, the AMI is calculated from all households within Dodge County.

In Claremont, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $112,900

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 Claremont

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 Claremont

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Claremont AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$23,450 $26,800 $30,150 $33,450 $36,150 $38,850 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Claremont AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$39,050 $44,600 $50,200 $55,750 $60,250 $64,700 $69,150 $73,600
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Claremont AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$62,450 $71,400 $80,300 $89,200 $96,350 $103,500 $110,650 $117,750