Affordable Housing In Dickey County
North Dakota

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Dickey County

Ellendale Apartments

523 5th Ave N
Ellendale, North Dakota
Subsidized

Oakwood 1

212 N 14th St
Oakes, North Dakota
Subsidized

D and S Rentals

104 S 6th St
Oakes, North Dakota

Newport Apartments

409 6th Ave S
Ellendale, North Dakota
Subsidized
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Housing Authorities that serve Dickey County

Housing Authority Programs
DickeySargent Counties Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Dickey County, North Dakota

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 84 affordable apartments for rent in Dickey County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Dickey County, North Dakota

Dickey County features 76 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 Dickey County, North Dakota

There are 8 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Dickey County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Dickey County, North Dakota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Dickey County, North Dakota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Dickey County, North Dakota 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
Dickey County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $553 $557 $734 $913 $1,187
Dickey County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $501 to $613 $661 to $807 $822 to $1,004 $1,068 to $1,306

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Dickey County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 84
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 76
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.1%
Average Renter Household Size 1.80
Average Household Size 2.30
Median Household Income $53,750 ±$3,496
Median Rent $548 ±$39
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 24.54% ± 7.84pp
Total Population 5,195

Population and Household Demographics

Dickey County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 5,195. There are 2,132 households in the county with an average household size of 2.30 persons. 28.1% of households in Dickey County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Dickey County

The median gross income for households in Dickey County is $53,750 a year, or $4,479 a month. The median rent for the county is $548 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Dickey County, a household making less than $1,827 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 24.54% of households who rent are overburdened in Dickey County.

Area Median Income In Dickey 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 Dickey County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $81,700

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 Dickey 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 Dickey County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Dickey County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,050 $20,600 $23,200 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Dickey County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,050 $34,350 $38,650 $42,900 $46,350 $49,800 $53,200 $56,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Dickey County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$48,100 $54,950 $61,800 $68,650 $74,150 $79,650 $85,150 $90,650

Cities In Dickey County

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City Served By
Ellendale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ellendale is the DickeySargent Counties.
Forbes The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Forbes is the DickeySargent Counties.
Fullerton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fullerton is the DickeySargent Counties.
Ludden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ludden is the DickeySargent Counties.
Monango The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Monango is the DickeySargent Counties.
Oakes The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oakes is the DickeySargent Counties.