Affordable Housing In Goodhue County
Minnesota

30 Low Income Apartment Communities In Goodhue County

Malmquist Estates

2622 Malmquist Ave
Red Wing, Minnesota
$796-895
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Stonehouse Apartments

115 W Minnesota St
Cannon Falls, Minnesota
$650-820
1-2 BR
62+

Rivers Edge Apartments

900 W Park St
Cannon Falls, Minnesota
$520-560
1-2 BR

Fox Meadows

600 N Main Street
Pine Island, Minnesota
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Pheasant Run Townhomes

259 Frenn Ave
Red Wing, Minnesota
$940
3 BR

Woodknoll Apartments

100 S 9th St
Cannon Falls, Minnesota
$525-734
1-2 BR

Eagle Ridge Apartments

582 Tyler Rd S
Red Wing, Minnesota
$715-830
2-3 BR

Bridge Run Townhomes

100 E State St
Cannon Falls, Minnesota
$840
3 BR

Trailside Acres

211 Sargent Dr
Red Wing, Minnesota
$605-990
1-3 BR

Lake City Apartments and Townhomes

1109 N High St
Lake City, Minnesota
1 BR
Subsidized

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Goodhue County, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Goodhue County, Minnesota

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Goodhue County, Minnesota

There are 30 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,120 affordable apartments for rent in Goodhue County, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Goodhue County, Minnesota

Goodhue County features 805 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 Goodhue County, Minnesota

There are 315 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Goodhue County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Goodhue County, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Goodhue County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Goodhue County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Goodhue County, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $766 and $936.

2022 Goodhue 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
Goodhue County, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $671 $720 $851 $1,209 $1,408
Goodhue County, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $604 to $738 $648 to $792 $766 to $936 $1,088 to $1,330 $1,267 to $1,549

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Goodhue County, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 30
Total Low Income Apartments 1,120
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 805
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.2%
Average Renter Household Size 2.01
Average Household Size 2.42
Median Household Income $57,062 ±$2,249
Median Rent $705 ±$43
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.8% ± 4.8pp
Total Population 46,377

Population and Household Demographics

Goodhue County is a county in Minnesota with a population of 46,377. There are 18,793 households in the county with an average household size of 2.42 persons. 24.2% of households in Goodhue County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Goodhue County

The median gross income for households in Goodhue County is $57,062 a year, or $4,755 a month. The median rent for the county is $705 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Goodhue County, a household making less than $2,350 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.8% of households who rent are overburdened in Goodhue County.

Area Median Income In Goodhue 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 Goodhue County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,800

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 Goodhue 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 Goodhue County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Goodhue County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,350 $23,250 $26,150 $29,050 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Goodhue County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,900 $38,750 $43,600 $48,400 $52,300 $56,150 $60,050 $63,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Goodhue County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$54,250 $62,000 $69,750 $77,450 $83,650 $89,850 $96,050 $102,250

Cities In Goodhue County

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City Served By
Belle Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Belle Creek is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Bellechester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bellechester is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Belvidere The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Belvidere is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Cannon Falls The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cannon Falls is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Cannon Fallsship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cannon Fallsship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Cherry Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cherry Grove is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Dennison The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dennison is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Featherstone The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Featherstone is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Florence The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Florence is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Frontenac The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Frontenac is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Goodhue The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goodhue is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Goodhueship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goodhueship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Hay Creek The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hay Creek is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Holden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Holden is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Kenyon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kenyon is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Kenyonship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kenyonship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Lake City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake City is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Leon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leon is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Minneola The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Minneola is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Pine Island The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Island is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Pine Islandship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Islandship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Red Wing The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Red Wing are the Red Wing Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Roscoe The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Roscoe is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Stanton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stanton is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Vasa The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Vasa is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wacouta The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wacouta is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wanamingo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wanamingo is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wanamingoship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wanamingoship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Warsaw The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warsaw is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Welch The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Welch is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Zumbrota The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Zumbrota is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Zumbrotaship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Zumbrotaship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.