Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Roseville, MN

Discover affordable housing in Roseville where there are 10+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Roselawn Village Apartments

1074 Roselawn Ave W, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Roseville Seniors

1045 Larpenteur Ave W, Roseville, Minnesota 55113


2820 Snelling Ave N, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Sienna Green

2275 West Snelling Drive North, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Edison Apartments

3110 Old Hwy 8, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Coventry Apartments

2830 Asbury St, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Edison Apartments

3110 OLD HIGHWAY 8, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Owasso Gardens

161 South Owasso Blvd W., Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Centennial Gardens East and West

1400 Centennial Dr, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

Calibre Ridge

2231 Rice St, Roseville, Minnesota 55113

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Roseville, Minnesota
$21.87 (+247%) more than Minnesota minimum wage and $23.47 (+324%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Roseville, 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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Roseville, Minnesota.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Roseville, Minnesota.

Go to the Minnesota Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Roseville.

How many renters live in Roseville, Minnesota?

The City of Roseville has 36,066 people living in 15,528 households.

There are 8,558 renters living in 4,801 renter households in this City. Renters make up 23.73 percent of the population living in Roseville.

What is the rental market like in Roseville, Minnesota?

There are an estimated 16,559 housing units in the Roseville area. Of these, 5,272 units are rental homes, making up 32 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Roseville, Minnesota, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Roseville?

The rental vacancy rate in Roseville is 9 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Roseville for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Roseville
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
303 2,594 1,418 201 139
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Roseville

A large number of apartments in Roseville have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Roseville are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 45 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 24 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Roseville

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $1,174 to $2,478. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $1,174
One BR $1,327
Two BR $1,622
Three BR $2,188
Four BR $2,478
2024 Fair Market Rents in Roseville, Minnesota

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Roseville?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 116 38 percent
One BR 1,581 61 percent
Two BR 681 48 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Roseville, Minnesota

How many affordable rental units are in Roseville?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Roseville, Minnesota including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 497
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 322
Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities 21
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Roseville, Minnesota

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Roseville, Minnesota

Roseville features 345 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 Roseville, Minnesota

There are 703 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Roseville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Roseville, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Roseville landlords $900 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Roseville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Roseville, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,460 and $1,784.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.