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Affordable Housing In McLean County
North Dakota

7 Low Income Apartment Communities In McLean County

Turtle Lake Manor

474 3rd Avenue W
Turtle Lake, North Dakota
Income Based
1 BR

Lewis and Clark Entpr

1207 4th Ave
Washburn, North Dakota

Butte Housing Corp

103 1st Ave
Butte, North Dakota

Turtle Lake Apartments

215 Walnut St
Turtle Lake, North Dakota

Foresome Company

102 5th St SE
Garrison, North Dakota

Economy Homes Inc

405 Andrews Street
Max, North Dakota

Quinco

333/403 6th Ave Ne
Garrison, North Dakota
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Housing Authorities that serve McLean County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in McLean County, North Dakota

There are 7 low income housing apartment communities offering 182 affordable apartments for rent in McLean County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in McLean County, North Dakota

McLean County features 46 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 McLean County, North Dakota

There are 136 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in McLean County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in McLean County, North Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay McLean County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $200 towards rent in McLean County.

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

2021 McLean 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
McLean County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $553 $557 $734 $936 $1,094
McLean County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $501 to $613 $661 to $807 $842 to $1,030 $985 to $1,203

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

McLean County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 7
Total Low Income Apartments 182
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 46
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 23.78%
Average Renter Household Size 1.86
Average Household Size 2.18
Median Household Income $55,686 ±$1,590
Median Rent $588 ±$53
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 19.96% ± 5.47pp
Total Population 9,451

Population and Household Demographics

McLean County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 9,451. There are 4,234 households in the county with an average household size of 2.18 persons. 23.78% of households in McLean County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in McLean County

The median gross income for households in McLean County is $55,686 a year, or $4,641 a month. The median rent for the county is $588 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In McLean County, a household making less than $1,960 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 19.96% of households who rent are overburdened in McLean County.

Area Median Income In McLean 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 McLean County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $83,000

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 McLean 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 McLean County

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

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City Served By
Benedict The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Benedict is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Butte The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Butte is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Coleharbor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coleharbor is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Garrison The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Garrison is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Max The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Max is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Mercer The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mercer is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Riverdale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Riverdale is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Ruso The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ruso is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Turtle Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Turtle Lake is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Underwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Underwood is the Morton County Housing Authority.
Washburn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washburn is the Morton County Housing Authority.
White Shield The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves White Shield is the Morton County Housing Authority.