Affordable Housing In Winona County
Minnesota

19 Low Income Apartment Communities In Winona County

Clover Patch Apartments

100 Clover Ct
St Charles, Minnesota
$500-549
1-2 BR

Bluff View Flats

1116 Sugar Loaf Rd
Winona, Minnesota
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Winhaven Court Apartments

104 Main St
Winona, Minnesota
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

Altura Place Apartments

47 Grandview Dr NW
Altura, Minnesota
Subsidized

Halter Heights

1224 East Avenue
St Charles, Minnesota

Halter Ridge

118 State St
Rollingstone, Minnesota
Subsidized

Norstone Apartments

146 Main St
Rollingstone, Minnesota
Subsidized

Hco Investments, Inc

405 E Main St
Lewiston, Minnesota
Subsidized
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Winona Arms

150 Pleasant Hill Drive
Winona, Minnesota
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Iverson Court

273 Orrin St
Winona, Minnesota
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

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

Housing Authority Programs
Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Winona County, Minnesota

There are 19 low income housing apartment communities offering 785 affordable apartments for rent in Winona County, Minnesota.

Income Based Apartments in Winona County, Minnesota

Winona County features 649 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 Winona County, Minnesota

There are 136 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Winona County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Winona County, Minnesota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Winona County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Winona County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Winona County, Minnesota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $805 and $983.

2023 Winona 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
Winona County, Minnesota Fair Market Rent $598 $723 $894 $1,197 $1,298
Winona County, Minnesota Payment Standard Range $538 to $658 $651 to $795 $805 to $983 $1,077 to $1,317 $1,168 to $1,428

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Winona County, MN Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 19
Total Low Income Apartments 785
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 649
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 30.12%
Average Renter Household Size 2.08
Average Household Size 2.46
Median Household Income $50,547 ±$1,745
Median Rent $608 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.92% ± 5.2pp
Total Population 51,213

Population and Household Demographics

Winona County is a county in Minnesota with a population of 51,213. There are 19,068 households in the county with an average household size of 2.46 persons. 30.12% of households in Winona County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Winona County

The median gross income for households in Winona County is $50,547 a year, or $4,212 a month. The median rent for the county is $608 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Winona County, a household making less than $2,027 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.92% of households who rent are overburdened in Winona County.

Area Median Income In Winona 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 Winona County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,500

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 Winona 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 Winona County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Winona County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,350 $21,000 $23,600 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Winona County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,600 $35,000 $39,350 $43,700 $47,200 $50,700 $54,200 $57,700
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Winona County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$48,950 $55,950 $62,950 $69,900 $75,500 $81,100 $86,700 $92,300

Cities In Winona County

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City Served By
Altura The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Altura is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Dakota The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dakota is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Dresbach The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dresbach is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Elba The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elba is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Elbaship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elbaship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Fremont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fremont is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Goodview The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Goodview is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Hart The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hart is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Hillsdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hillsdale is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Homer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Homer is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Homership The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Homership is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Lewiston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lewiston is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Minnesota City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Minnesota City is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Mount Vernon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mount Vernon is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
New Hartford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Hartford is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Norton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Norton is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Pleasant Hill The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pleasant Hill is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Richmond The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Richmond is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Rollingstone The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rollingstone is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Rollingstoneship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rollingstoneship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Saratoga The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Saratoga is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
St Charles The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St Charles is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
St. Charles The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Charles is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
St. Charlesship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Charlesship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Stockton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Stockton is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Utica The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Utica is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Uticaship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Uticaship is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Warren The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warren is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Whitewater The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Whitewater is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wilson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wilson is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Winona The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Winona are the Winona Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
Wiscoy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wiscoy is the Southeastern Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.