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Affordable Housing In Griggs County
North Dakota

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Griggs County

Binford Manor

206 Hubbard Ave W
Binford, North Dakota
Subsidized

Hannaford Dev Corp

327 Lincoln St
Hannaford, North Dakota
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Housing Authorities that serve Griggs County

Housing Authority Programs
North Central Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Griggs County, North Dakota

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 28 affordable apartments for rent in Griggs County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Griggs County, North Dakota

Griggs County features 16 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 Griggs County, North Dakota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Griggs County, North Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Griggs County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in Griggs County.

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

2021 Griggs 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
Griggs County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $553 $557 $734 $1,025 $1,118
Griggs County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $501 to $613 $661 to $807 $923 to $1,128 $1,006 to $1,230

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Griggs County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 28
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 16
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.09%
Average Renter Household Size 1.81
Average Household Size 2.16
Median Household Income $48,355 ±$7,311
Median Rent $406 ±$43
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 11.11% ± 5.14pp
Total Population 2,329

Population and Household Demographics

Griggs County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 2,329. There are 1,035 households in the county with an average household size of 2.16 persons. 26.09% of households in Griggs County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Griggs County

The median gross income for households in Griggs County is $48,355 a year, or $4,030 a month. The median rent for the county is $406 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Griggs County, a household making less than $1,353 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 11.11% of households who rent are overburdened in Griggs County.

Area Median Income In Griggs 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 Griggs County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $79,300

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 Griggs 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 Griggs County

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

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City Served By
Binford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Binford is the North Central Housing Authority.
Cooperstown The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cooperstown is the North Central Housing Authority.
Hannaford The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hannaford is the North Central Housing Authority.
Jessie The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jessie is the North Central Housing Authority.
Sutton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sutton is the North Central Housing Authority.