Affordable Housing In Gentilly
Polk County, Minnesota

Housing Authorities that serve Gentilly

Housing Authority Programs
Northwest Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Gentilly, Minnesota

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Gentilly, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Gentilly, Minnesota

Gentilly 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 Gentilly, Minnesota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Gentilly, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Gentilly, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $749 and $915.

2020 Gentilly, 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 $570 $650 $832 $1,200 $1,461
Payment Standard Range $513 to $627 $585 to $715 $749 to $915 $1,080 to $1,320 $1,315 to $1,607

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Gentilly, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Gentilly is a City in Polk County, Minnesota with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Gentilly are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Gentilly

The median gross income for households in Gentilly is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Gentilly

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 Gentilly, the AMI is calculated from all households within Polk County.

In Gentilly, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,500

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 Gentilly

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 Gentilly HUD Rental Assistance in Gentilly

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $17,200 $19,650 $22,100 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $28,700 $32,800 $36,900 $40,950 $44,250 $47,550 $50,800 $54,100
80% of Median $45,850 $52,400 $58,950 $65,500 $70,750 $76,000 $81,250 $86,500