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Affordable Housing In Eddy County
North Dakota

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Eddy County

Fourth Corporation

1006 2nd Ave N
New Rockford, North Dakota
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Housing Authorities that serve Eddy County

Housing Authority Programs
Eddy County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Eddy County, North Dakota

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 8 affordable apartments for rent in Eddy County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Eddy County, North Dakota

Eddy County features 8 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 Eddy County, North Dakota

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Eddy County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Eddy County, North Dakota

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

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

2021 Eddy 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
Eddy County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $589 $593 $734 $1,024 $1,118
Eddy County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $530 to $648 $534 to $652 $661 to $807 $922 to $1,126 $1,006 to $1,230

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Eddy County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 8
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 8
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 25.94%
Average Renter Household Size 1.66
Average Household Size 2.15
Median Household Income $48,583 ±$4,066
Median Rent $441 ±$30
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 37.82% ± 15.28pp
Total Population 2,370

Population and Household Demographics

Eddy County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 2,370. There are 1,060 households in the county with an average household size of 2.15 persons. 25.94% of households in Eddy County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Eddy County

The median gross income for households in Eddy County is $48,583 a year, or $4,049 a month. The median rent for the county is $441 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Eddy County, a household making less than $1,470 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 37.82% of households who rent are overburdened in Eddy County.

Area Median Income In Eddy 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 Eddy County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $76,600

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 Eddy 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 Eddy County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Eddy County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,600 $20,100 $22,600 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Eddy County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$29,300 $33,450 $37,650 $41,800 $45,150 $48,500 $51,850 $55,200
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Eddy County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$46,850 $53,550 $60,250 $66,900 $72,300 $77,650 $83,000 $88,350

Cities In Eddy County

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City Served By
New Rockford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Rockford is the Eddy County Housing Authority.
Sheyenne The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sheyenne is the Eddy County Housing Authority.