Affordable Housing In North Branch
Isanti County, Minnesota

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In North Branch

Shields Plaza

6100 Cedar St
North Branch, Minnesota
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized
62+

Uptown Maple Commons

38799 7th Ave
North Branch, Minnesota
Accepts Vouchers

Kestrel Meadows Townhomes

38530 Oakview Cir
North Branch, Minnesota
Accepts Vouchers
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Guide To Affordable Housing in North Branch, Minnesota

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 112 affordable apartments for rent in North Branch, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in North Branch, Minnesota

North Branch features 49 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 North Branch, Minnesota

There are 63 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in North Branch.

Housing Choice Vouchers in North Branch, Minnesota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in North Branch, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,093 and $1,335.

2020 North Branch, 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 $820 $971 $1,214 $1,722 $2,025
Payment Standard Range $738 to $902 $874 to $1,068 $1,093 to $1,335 $1,550 to $1,894 $1,823 to $2,228

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

North Branch, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 112
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 49
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

North Branch is a City in Isanti 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 North Branch are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in North Branch

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

Area Median Income In North Branch

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 North Branch, the AMI is calculated from all households within Isanti County.

In North Branch, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $100,000

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 North Branch

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 North Branch

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $21,000 $24,000 $27,000 $30,000 $32,400 $34,800 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $35,000 $40,000 $45,000 $50,000 $54,000 $58,000 $62,000 $66,000
80% of Median $52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700