Affordable Housing In Mille Lacs County
Minnesota

Affordable Housing programs support 396 income based apartments in Mille Lacs County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 211 affordable apartments in Mille Lacs County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Mille Lacs County.

Go to the Minnesota Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Mille Lacs County.

Centennial Manor

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

Centennial Terrace

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

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+
Affordable

Onamia Manor

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

Onamia Town Square

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

D and G Apartments 1

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

D and G Apartments 2

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

West Birch Townhomes

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

River Bend Apartments

4110 4th Ave NW
Milaca, Minnesota
Income Based
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted
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Affordable Housing In Mille Lacs County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Mille Lacs County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Greenbush, MN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Greenbush.
Affordable Housing In Isle, MN Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Isle.
Affordable Housing In Milaca, MN Affordable Housing programs support 6 apartment communities in Milaca.
Affordable Housing In Onamia, MN Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Onamia.
Affordable Housing In Princeton, MN Affordable Housing programs support 10 apartment communities in Princeton.

Public Housing Agencies Serving 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Aitkin 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 Mille Lacs County.

Mille Lacs County, Minnesota Affordable Housing Data

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 $898 and $1,098.

2023 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 $676 $758 $998 $1,408 $1,700
Mille Lacs County, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $608 to $744 $682 to $834 $898 to $1,098 $1,267 to $1,549 $1,530 to $1,870

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