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Affordable Housing In McIntosh County
North Dakota

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In McIntosh County

Hilltop Apartments

306 S 3rd St
Wishek, North Dakota
Subsidized

604 2nd Ave NW

604 2nd Ave NW
Ashley, North Dakota
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Housing Authorities that serve McIntosh County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of the County of Ransom Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Lamoure County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
McIntosh County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Housing Authority of Cass County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in McIntosh County, North Dakota

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 23 affordable apartments for rent in McIntosh County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in McIntosh County, North Dakota

McIntosh County features 23 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 McIntosh County, North Dakota

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in McIntosh County, North Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay McIntosh County landlords $200 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in McIntosh County.

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

2021 McIntosh 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
McIntosh County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $629 $644 $734 $973 $997
McIntosh County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $566 to $692 $580 to $708 $661 to $807 $876 to $1,070 $897 to $1,097

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

McIntosh County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 23
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 23
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 17.84%
Average Renter Household Size 1.71
Average Household Size 2.06
Median Household Income $42,277 ±$6,730
Median Rent $558 ±$68
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 28.26% ± 9.05pp
Total Population 2,759

Population and Household Demographics

McIntosh County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 2,759. There are 1,289 households in the county with an average household size of 2.06 persons. 17.84% of households in McIntosh County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in McIntosh County

The median gross income for households in McIntosh County is $42,277 a year, or $3,523 a month. The median rent for the county is $558 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In McIntosh County, a household making less than $1,860 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 28.26% of households who rent are overburdened in McIntosh County.

Area Median Income In McIntosh 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 McIntosh County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $63,600

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 McIntosh 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 McIntosh County

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

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City Served By
Ashley The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Ashley are the Housing Authority of Cass County, Housing Authority of the County of Ransom, Lamoure County Housing Authority and McIntosh County Housing Authority.
Venturia The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Venturia are the Housing Authority of Cass County, Housing Authority of the County of Ransom, Lamoure County Housing Authority and McIntosh County Housing Authority.
Wishek The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wishek are the Housing Authority of the County of Ransom, Lamoure County Housing Authority, McIntosh County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Zeeland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Zeeland are the Housing Authority of Cass County, Housing Authority of the County of Ransom, Lamoure County Housing Authority and McIntosh County Housing Authority.