Affordable Housing In Mille Lacs County
Minnesota

24 Low Income Apartment Communities In Mille Lacs County

Centennial Manor

210 1st E
Milaca, Minnesota
Income Based
1-3 BR

Centennial Terrace

380 1st Street E
Milaca, Minnesota
Income Based
1-2 BR

Riverview Place Apartments

1310 15th Ave N
Princeton, Minnesota
$510-750
1-3 BR

Riverside Apartments

106 4th Ave S
Princeton, Minnesota
$725-750
1-2 BR
Accessible
62+

Onamia Manor

100 South Elm Street
Onamia, Minnesota
Income Based
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Onamia Town Square

204 Railroad Avenue W
Onamia, Minnesota
Income Based
1-3 BR

D and G Apartments 1

805 6th Ave N
Princeton, Minnesota
$630-761
1-2 BR
Subsidized

D and G Apartments 2

807 6th Ave N
Princeton, Minnesota
$630-750
1-2 BR
Subsidized

West Birch Townhomes

602 13th Ave N
Princeton, Minnesota
$670-785
2-3 BR

Isle View Apartments

205 1st Ave N
Isle, Minnesota
Subsidized

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Mille Lacs 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 Mille Lacs County, Minnesota

Housing Authority Programs
Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota

There are 24 low income housing apartment communities offering 607 affordable apartments for rent in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota

Mille Lacs County features 396 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 Mille Lacs County, Minnesota

There are 211 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Mille Lacs County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $866 and $1,058.

2022 Mille Lacs 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
Mille Lacs County, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $639 $731 $962 $1,367 $1,647
Mille Lacs County, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $575 to $703 $658 to $804 $866 to $1,058 $1,230 to $1,504 $1,482 to $1,812

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Mille Lacs County, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 24
Total Low Income Apartments 607
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 396
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.29%
Average Renter Household Size 2.35
Average Household Size 2.52
Median Household Income $49,094 ±$2,433
Median Rent $734 ±$33
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.33% ± 7.44pp
Total Population 25,809

Population and Household Demographics

Mille Lacs County is a county in Minnesota with a population of 25,809. There are 10,046 households in the county with an average household size of 2.52 persons. 26.29% of households in Mille Lacs County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Mille Lacs County

The median gross income for households in Mille Lacs County is $49,094 a year, or $4,091 a month. The median rent for the county is $734 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Mille Lacs County, a household making less than $2,447 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Mille Lacs County.

Area Median Income In Mille Lacs 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 Mille Lacs County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $71,600

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 Mille Lacs 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 Mille Lacs County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Mille Lacs County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,500 $20,000 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Mille Lacs County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,200 $33,350 $37,500 $41,650 $45,000 $48,350 $51,650 $55,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Mille Lacs County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,700 $53,350 $60,000 $66,650 $72,000 $77,350 $82,650 $88,000

Cities In Mille Lacs County

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City Served By
Bock The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bock is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Bogus Brook The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bogus Brook is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Borgholm The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Borgholm is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Bradbury The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bradbury is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Dailey The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dailey is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
East Side The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves East Side is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Foreston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Foreston is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Greenbush The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Greenbush is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Hayland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hayland is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Isle The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Isle is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Isle Harbor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Isle Harbor is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Kathio The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Kathio is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Lewis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lewis is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Milaca The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milaca is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Milacaship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milacaship is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Milo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milo is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Mudgett The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mudgett is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Onamia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Onamia is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Onamiaship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Onamiaship is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Page The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Page is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Pease The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pease is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Princeton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Princeton are the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Princeton Minnesota and Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Princetonship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Princetonship is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
South Harbor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves South Harbor is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Vineland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Vineland is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wahkon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wahkon is the Aitkin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.