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Affordable Housing In Pembina County
North Dakota

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pembina County

Oakwood Apartments

609 Oak Ave
Walhalla, North Dakota

Mountain Housing

61 Borg Drive
Mountain, North Dakota

Crystal Apartments

334 3rd St
Crystal, North Dakota
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Housing Authorities that serve Pembina County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pembina County, North Dakota

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 40 affordable apartments for rent in Pembina County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Pembina County, North Dakota

Pembina County features 10 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 Pembina County, North Dakota

There are 30 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pembina County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pembina County, North Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pembina County landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Pembina County.

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

2021 Pembina 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
Pembina County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $629 $644 $734 $1,050 $1,118
Pembina County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $566 to $692 $580 to $708 $661 to $807 $945 to $1,155 $1,006 to $1,230

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pembina County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 40
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 10
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 21.86%
Average Renter Household Size 1.83
Average Household Size 2.14
Median Household Income $53,504 ±$4,371
Median Rent $515 ±$15
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 22.01% ± 6.01pp
Total Population 7,206

Population and Household Demographics

Pembina County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 7,206. There are 3,285 households in the county with an average household size of 2.14 persons. 21.86% of households in Pembina County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pembina County

The median gross income for households in Pembina County is $53,504 a year, or $4,459 a month. The median rent for the county is $515 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pembina County, a household making less than $1,717 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 22.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Pembina County.

Area Median Income In Pembina 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 Pembina County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $82,700

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 Pembina 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 Pembina County

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

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City Served By
Bathgate The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bathgate is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Canton City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Canton City is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Cavalier The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cavalier is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Crystal The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crystal is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Drayton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Drayton is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Hamilton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hamilton is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Mountain The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mountain is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Neche The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Neche is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Pembina The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pembina is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
St. Thomas The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves St. Thomas is the Pembina County Housing Authority.
Walhalla The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Walhalla is the Pembina County Housing Authority.