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Affordable Housing In Grant County
North Dakota

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Grant County

Carson Manor

410 Grant St
Carson, North Dakota
Subsidized

West Acres Apartments

503 Idaho St N
Elgin, North Dakota

Carson Development

101 Idaho St N
Carson, North Dakota

New Leipzig Develop

15 3rd St East
New Leipzig, North Dakota
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Housing Authorities that serve Grant County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Grant County, North Dakota

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 48 affordable apartments for rent in Grant County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Grant County, North Dakota

Grant County features 36 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 Grant County, North Dakota

There are 12 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Grant County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Grant County, North Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Grant County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Grant County.

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

2021 Grant 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
Grant County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $573 $577 $734 $1,015 $1,118
Grant County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $516 to $630 $519 to $635 $661 to $807 $914 to $1,117 $1,006 to $1,230

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Grant County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 48
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 36
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 18.57%
Average Renter Household Size 1.88
Average Household Size 2.05
Median Household Income $44,559 ±$5,082
Median Rent $442 ±$59
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 27.49% ± 9.16pp
Total Population 2,362

Population and Household Demographics

Grant County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 2,362. There are 1,136 households in the county with an average household size of 2.05 persons. 18.57% of households in Grant County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Grant County

The median gross income for households in Grant County is $44,559 a year, or $3,713 a month. The median rent for the county is $442 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Grant County, a household making less than $1,473 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 27.49% of households who rent are overburdened in Grant County.

Area Median Income In Grant 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 Grant County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $75,800

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 Grant 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 Grant County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Grant 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 Grant 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 Grant 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 Grant County

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City Served By
Carson The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Carson is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Elgin The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Elgin is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Heil The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Heil is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Leith The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Leith is the Morton County Housing Authority.
New Leipzig The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves New Leipzig is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Raleigh The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Raleigh is the Morton County Housing Authority.