Affordable Housing In Sherburne County
Minnesota

14 Low Income Apartment Communities In Sherburne County

Woodview Apartments

13120 Woodview Ln
Zimmerman, Minnesota
$870-915
2-3 BR
Subsidized

Jackson Place

300 Jackson Place NW
Elk River, Minnesota
Income Based
1 BR

Meadow View Townhomes

26095 13th St W
Zimmerman, Minnesota
$820-920
2-3 BR

Coachman Ridge Apartments

17250 Twin Lake Rd NW
Elk River, Minnesota
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Elk Terrace Senior Apartments

385 Holt Ave NW
Elk River, Minnesota
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Elk Ridge Manor

847 Freeport Ave
Elk River, Minnesota
$800-955
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Clearview Apartments

7825 Church St
Clear Lake, Minnesota
$610-695
1-2 BR
Subsidized
62+
Disabled Supportive Housing

The Highlands

2015 27th St SE
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
$804-1,029
1-3 BR

Auburn Place Apartments

631 Auburn Pl NW
Elk River, Minnesota
Subsidized

Pine Cone Manor

12612 3rd Ave S
Zimmerman, Minnesota
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Sherburne 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 Sherburne County, Minnesota

Housing Authority Programs
St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Sherburne County, Minnesota

There are 14 low income housing apartment communities offering 625 affordable apartments for rent in Sherburne County, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Sherburne County, Minnesota

Sherburne County features 223 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 Sherburne County, Minnesota

There are 402 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sherburne County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Sherburne County, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Sherburne County landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Sherburne County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Sherburne County, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,196 and $1,462.

2022 Sherburne 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
Sherburne County, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Sherburne County, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $839 to $1,025 $970 to $1,186 $1,196 to $1,462 $1,657 to $2,025 $1,931 to $2,360

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Sherburne County, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 625
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 223
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.14%
Average Renter Household Size 2.60
Average Household Size 2.89
Median Household Income $74,170 ±$2,579
Median Rent $925 ±$47
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50.04% ± 6.24pp
Total Population 90,401

Population and Household Demographics

Sherburne County is a county in Minnesota with a population of 90,401. There are 30,574 households in the county with an average household size of 2.89 persons. 19.14% of households in Sherburne County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Sherburne County

The median gross income for households in Sherburne County is $74,170 a year, or $6,181 a month. The median rent for the county is $925 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Sherburne County, a household making less than $3,083 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50.04% of households who rent are overburdened in Sherburne County.

Area Median Income In Sherburne 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 Sherburne County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $118,200

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 Sherburne 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 Sherburne County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Sherburne County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$24,650 $28,200 $31,700 $35,200 $38,050 $40,850 $43,650 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Sherburne County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$41,100 $46,950 $52,800 $58,650 $63,350 $68,050 $72,750 $77,450
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Sherburne County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050

Cities In Sherburne County

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City Served By
Baldwin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Baldwin is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Becker The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Becker is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Beckership The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beckership is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Big Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Big Lake is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Big Lakeship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Big Lakeship is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Blue Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Blue Hill is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Clear Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clear Lake is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Clear Lakeship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Clear Lakeship is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Elk River The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elk River is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Haven The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Haven is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Livonia The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Livonia is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Orrock The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Orrock is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Palmer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Palmer is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Santiago The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Santiago is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Zimmerman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Zimmerman is the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority.