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Affordable Housing In Richland County
North Dakota

22 Low Income Apartment Communities In Richland County

Kennedy Park Townhomes

1872 17th Avenue North
Wahpeton, North Dakota
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Community Homes of Wahpeton

1624 8th St N
Wahpeton, North Dakota
Subsidized

Evergreen Manor

347 4th St N
Wahpeton, North Dakota
Subsidized

Parkview Estates

109 5th Ave SE
Lidgerwood, North Dakota
Subsidized

Prairie View Haven

515 Main Ave N
Hankinson, North Dakota
Subsidized

Southside Villa

901 1st St S
Wahpeton, North Dakota
Subsidized

Sunnyside Apartments

443 3rd Ave
Walcott, North Dakota
Subsidized

New Horizon Homes

501 1st Ave S
Fairmount, North Dakota
Subsidized

Rainbow Court I

97 7th Ave S
Wahpeton, North Dakota
Subsidized

Country View Villa

306 E 4th Ave
Abercrombie, North Dakota
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Richland County

Housing Authority Programs
Richland County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Housing Authority of Cass County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Richland County, North Dakota

There are 22 low income housing apartment communities offering 519 affordable apartments for rent in Richland County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Richland County, North Dakota

Richland County features 305 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 Richland County, North Dakota

There are 214 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Richland County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Richland County, North Dakota

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

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

2021 Richland 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
Richland County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $553 $557 $734 $1,050 $1,080
Richland County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $498 to $608 $501 to $613 $661 to $807 $945 to $1,155 $972 to $1,188

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Richland County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 22
Total Low Income Apartments 519
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 305
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 28.68%
Average Renter Household Size 1.89
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $55,390 ±$3,981
Median Rent $520 ±$25
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 26.01% ± 5.62pp
Total Population 16,317

Population and Household Demographics

Richland County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 16,317. There are 6,621 households in the county with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 28.68% of households in Richland County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Richland County

The median gross income for households in Richland County is $55,390 a year, or $4,616 a month. The median rent for the county is $520 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Richland County, a household making less than $1,733 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 26.01% of households who rent are overburdened in Richland County.

Area Median Income In Richland 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 Richland County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $80,700

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 Richland 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 Richland County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Richland 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 Richland 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 Richland 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 Richland County

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City Served By
Abercrombie The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Abercrombie are the Richland County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Barney The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Barney are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Christine The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Christine are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Colfax The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Colfax are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Dwight The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Dwight are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Fairmount The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Fairmount are the Richland County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Great Bend The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Great Bend are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Hankinson The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hankinson are the Richland County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Lidgerwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lidgerwood are the Richland County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Mantador The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mantador are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Mooreton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mooreton are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Wahpeton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wahpeton are the Richland County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Walcott The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Walcott are the Housing Authority of Cass County and Richland County Housing Authority.
Wyndmere The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Wyndmere are the Richland County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.