Affordable Housing In Renville County
Minnesota

9 Low Income Apartment Communities In Renville County

Grande Apartments

104 N 9th St
Olivia, MN
$570-605
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Goelz Apartments IIi

700 Oak St
Danube, MN
Subsidized

Fairview Apartments - - Fairfax, Mn

11 Park St N
Fairfax, MN
Subsidized

Housing of Olivia Westcourt

500 S 13th St
Olivia, MN
Subsidized

East Ridge Court

219 SE Elm St
Renville, MN
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Hickory Haven Aka Supportive Hsing

360 Pine Ave
Bird Island, MN
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Hickory Haven, Inc

609 E Hickory Ave
Olivia, MN
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Eastgate Apartments

301 2nd St E
Hector, MN

Centre Point Poplar Ridge

200 2nd St W
Hector, MN
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Renville County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Renville County, Minnesota

There are 9 low income housing apartment communities offering 160 affordable apartments for rent in Renville County, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Renville County, Minnesota

Renville County features 144 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 Renville County, Minnesota

There are 16 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Renville County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Renville County, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Renville County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Renville County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Renville County, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $643 and $785.

2020 Renville 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
Fair Market Rent $572 $575 $714 $940 $1,008
Payment Standard Range $515 to $629 $518 to $633 $643 to $785 $846 to $1,034 $907 to $1,109

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Renville County, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 9
Total Low Income Apartments 160
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 144
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 20.45%
Average Renter Household Size 1.95
Average Household Size 2.34
Median Household Income $52,149 ±$1,883
Median Rent $578 ±$30
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32% ± 4.8pp
Total Population 15,171

Population and Household Demographics

Renville County is a County in Minnesota with a population of 15,171. There are 6,341 households in the county with an average household size of 2.34 persons. 20.45% of households in Renville County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Renville County

The median gross income for households in Renville County is $52,149 a year, or $4,346 a month. The median rent for the county is $578 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Renville County, a household making less than $1,927 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32% of households who rent are overburdened in Renville County.1

Area Median Income In Renville 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 Renville County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,400

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 Renville 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 Renville County HUD Rental Assistance in Renville County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $15,200 $17,400 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% of Median $25,350 $29,000 $32,600 $36,200 $39,100 $42,000 $44,900 $47,800
80% of Median $40,550 $46,350 $52,150 $57,900 $62,550 $67,200 $71,800 $76,450

Cities In Renville County

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City Listings Served By
Bird Island 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bird Island is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Olivia 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Olivia is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Renville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Renville is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Danube 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Danube is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Hector 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hector is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Fairfax 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fairfax is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Sacred Heart 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sacred Heart is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Buffalo Lake 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Buffalo Lake is the Renville County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Bandon 0
Beaver Falls 0
Birch Cooley 0
Bird Islandship 0
Boon Lake 0
Brookfield 0
Cairo 0
Camp 0
Crooks 0
Emmet 0
Ericson 0
Flora 0
Franklin 0
Hawk Creek 0
Hectorship 0
Henryville 0
Kingman 0
Martinsburg 0
Melville 0
Morton 0
Norfolk 0
Osceola 0
Palmyra 0
Preston Lake 0
Sacred Heartship 0
Troy 0
Wang 0
Wellington 0
Winfield 0