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Affordable Housing In Ivanhoe
Lincoln County, Minnesota

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Ivanhoe

Prairieview Apartments

106 N County Rd
Ivanhoe, Minnesota
Income Based
1-2 BR
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Housing Authorities that serve Ivanhoe

Housing Authority Programs
Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Lincoln County Public Housing
Worthington Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Ivanhoe, Minnesota

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

Income Based Apartments in Ivanhoe, Minnesota

Ivanhoe features 30 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 Ivanhoe, Minnesota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Ivanhoe, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Ivanhoe, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Ivanhoe, 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
Ivanhoe, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $484 $565 $734 $948 $995
Ivanhoe, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $436 to $532 $509 to $622 $661 to $807 $853 to $1,043 $896 to $1,095

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Ivanhoe, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 30
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 30
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 31.39%
Average Renter Household Size 1.60
Average Household Size 1.84
Median Household Income $37,188 ±$7,554
Median Rent $503 ±$34
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 39.53% ± 5.61pp
Total Population 535

Population and Household Demographics

Ivanhoe is a city in Lincoln County, Minnesota with a population of 535. There are 274 households in the city with an average household size of 1.84 persons. 31.39% of households in Ivanhoe are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Ivanhoe

The median gross income for households in Ivanhoe is $37,188 a year, or $3,099 a month. The median rent for the city is $503 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Ivanhoe, a household making less than $1,677 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 39.53% of households who rent are overburdened in Ivanhoe.

Area Median Income In Ivanhoe

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 Ivanhoe, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lincoln County.

In Ivanhoe, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,700

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 Ivanhoe

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 Ivanhoe

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Ivanhoe AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,300 $17,450 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Ivanhoe AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,450 $29,050 $32,700 $36,300 $39,250 $42,150 $45,050 $47,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Ivanhoe AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,700 $46,500 $52,300 $58,100 $62,750 $67,400 $72,050 $76,700