; Low Income Apartments For Rent in Hutchinson, MN

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Century Court Townhomes

705 Century Avenue Southwest
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Rent Assisted
1-3 BR

Huski Townhomes

890 Texas Ave NW
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Rent Assisted
3 BR

North Place Apartments

415 School Rd NW
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Rent Assisted

Valley View Apartments - - ( Hutchinson )

215 4th Ave NE
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Rent Assisted

Clinton House Apartments

550 Clinton Ave SW C5
Hutchinson, Minnesota

Evergreen Apartments

115 Jefferson St
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Rent Assisted
Income Based
1-2 BR

Park Towers

133 3rd Ave SW
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Public Housing
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There are 32 low-income apartments in Hutchinson that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Hutchinson, Minnesota can range from $789 to $1,083 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 296 low-income homes in Hutchinson where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $353 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 17th, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Hutchinson, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Hutchinson Public Housing
Kandiyohi County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Moving to Work
McLeod County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Moving to Work
Go to the Minnesota Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Hutchinson.

Hutchinson, Minnesota Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Hutchinson, Minnesota

Hutchinson features 296 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 Hutchinson, Minnesota

There are 32 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Hutchinson.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Hutchinson, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Hutchinson, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $762 and $932.

2023 Hutchinson, 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
Hutchinson, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $641 $643 $847 $1,204 $1,443
Hutchinson, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $577 to $705 $579 to $707 $762 to $932 $1,084 to $1,324 $1,299 to $1,587

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Hutchinson, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 328
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 296
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 33.73%
Average Renter Household Size 1.71
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $51,032 ±$2,617
Median Rent $734 ±$52
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.47% ± 8.52pp
Total Population 13,941

Population and Household Demographics

Hutchinson is a city in McLeod County, Minnesota with a population of 13,941. There are 6,024 households in the city with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 33.73% of households in Hutchinson are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Hutchinson

The median gross income for households in Hutchinson is $51,032 a year, or $4,253 a month. The median rent for the city is $734 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Hutchinson, a household making less than $2,447 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.47% of households who rent are overburdened in Hutchinson.

Area Median Income In Hutchinson

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 Hutchinson, the AMI is calculated from all households within McLeod County.

In Hutchinson, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $100,900

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 Hutchinson

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 Hutchinson

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Hutchinson AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$19,750 $22,600 $25,400 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Hutchinson AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$32,900 $37,600 $42,300 $47,000 $50,800 $54,550 $58,300 $62,050
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Hutchinson AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$52,650 $60,200 $67,700 $75,200 $81,250 $87,250 $93,250 $99,300