Affordable Housing In Lake
Roseau County, Minnesota

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

There are 0 affordable apartments in Lake that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Lake, Minnesota

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Lake.

  • is currently open for new Section 8 applications.

Go to the Minnesota Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Lake.

Affordable Housing Near Lake

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Lake

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Golden Valley, MN Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Golden Valley.
Affordable Housing In Roseau, MN Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Roseau.
Affordable Housing In Warroad, MN Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Warroad.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Lake, 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
Northwest 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 Lake.

Lake, Minnesota Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Lake, Minnesota

Lake 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 Lake, Minnesota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lake, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lake, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $785 and $959.

2023 Lake, 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
Lake, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $583 $687 $872 $1,061 $1,171
Lake, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $525 to $641 $618 to $756 $785 to $959 $955 to $1,167 $1,054 to $1,288

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Lake, 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

Lake is a city in Roseau 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 Lake are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lake

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

Area Median Income In Lake

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 Lake, the AMI is calculated from all households within Roseau County.

In Lake, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $84,000

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 Lake

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 Lake

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Lake AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,650 $20,200 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Lake AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,400 $33,600 $37,800 $42,000 $45,400 $48,750 $52,100 $55,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Lake AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,050 $53,800 $60,500 $67,200 $72,600 $78,000 $83,350 $88,750