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Affordable Housing In Mantorville
Dodge County, Minnesota

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Mantorville

Chestnut Apt

507 Chestnut St
Mantorville, Minnesota
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Housing Authorities that serve Mantorville

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Mantorville, Minnesota

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 12 affordable apartments for rent in Mantorville, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Mantorville, Minnesota

Mantorville features 12 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 Mantorville, Minnesota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mantorville, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mantorville, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $914 and $1,118.

2020 Mantorville, 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 $667 $777 $1,016 $1,416 $1,748
Payment Standard Range $600 to $734 $699 to $855 $914 to $1,118 $1,274 to $1,558 $1,573 to $1,923

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Mantorville, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 12
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 12
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 14.59%
Average Renter Household Size 1.69
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $60,735 ±$12,572
Median Rent $824 ±$222
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 73.53% ± 35.79pp
Total Population 1,153

Population and Household Demographics

Mantorville is a city in Dodge County, Minnesota with a population of 1,153. There are 466 households in the city with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 14.59% of households in Mantorville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mantorville

The median gross income for households in Mantorville is $60,735 a year, or $5,061 a month. The median rent for the city is $824 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mantorville, a household making less than $2,747 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 73.53% of households who rent are overburdened in Mantorville.

Area Median Income In Mantorville

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 Mantorville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Dodge County.

In Mantorville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $103,000

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 Mantorville

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 Mantorville

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $21,250 $24,300 $27,350 $30,350 $32,800 $35,250 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $35,450 $40,500 $45,550 $50,600 $54,650 $58,700 $62,750 $66,800
80% of Median $54,950 $62,800 $70,650 $78,500 $84,800 $91,100 $97,350 $103,650