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Affordable Housing In Sargent County
North Dakota

12 Low Income Apartment Communities In Sargent County

Heritage Village

57 Greenfield Rd
Milnor, North Dakota
$415-515
1-2 BR

Fairview

262 2nd St SW
Forman, North Dakota
Subsidized

Leisure Homes - Milnor

7th Ave And 3rd St
Milnor, North Dakota
Subsidized

Woodland Homes

373 3rd St
Cogswell, North Dakota
Subsidized

Third Street Apartments

215 3rd St SE
Gwinner, North Dakota

Rutland Housing Inc

204 Dakota St
Rutland, North Dakota
Subsidized

Homestead Village I

310 3rd Ave SE
Gwinner, North Dakota

Homestead II

404 3rd Ave SE
Gwinner, North Dakota

Homestead Commons

302 3rd St NW
Gwinner, North Dakota

Milnor Community

212 6th Ave
Milnor, North Dakota
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Sargent County

Housing Authority Programs
DickeySargent Counties Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Sargent County, North Dakota

There are 12 low income housing apartment communities offering 184 affordable apartments for rent in Sargent County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Sargent County, North Dakota

Sargent County features 140 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 Sargent County, North Dakota

There are 44 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Sargent County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Sargent County, North Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Sargent County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Sargent County.

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

2021 Sargent 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
Sargent County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $616 $619 $734 $1,015 $1,119
Sargent County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $554 to $678 $557 to $681 $661 to $807 $914 to $1,117 $1,007 to $1,231

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Sargent County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 12
Total Low Income Apartments 184
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 140
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.48%
Average Renter Household Size 1.91
Average Household Size 2.22
Median Household Income $57,125 ±$2,479
Median Rent $577 ±$23
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 18.68% ± 6.21pp
Total Population 3,874

Population and Household Demographics

Sargent County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 3,874. There are 1,728 households in the county with an average household size of 2.22 persons. 24.48% of households in Sargent County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Sargent County

The median gross income for households in Sargent County is $57,125 a year, or $4,760 a month. The median rent for the county is $577 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Sargent County, a household making less than $1,923 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 18.68% of households who rent are overburdened in Sargent County.

Area Median Income In Sargent 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 Sargent County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $87,700

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 Sargent 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 Sargent County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Sargent County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,450 $21,050 $23,700 $26,300 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Sargent County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,700 $35,100 $39,500 $43,850 $47,400 $50,900 $54,400 $57,900
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Sargent County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,150 $56,150 $63,150 $70,150 $75,800 $81,400 $87,000 $92,600

Cities In Sargent County

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City Served By
Cayuga The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cayuga is the DickeySargent Counties.
Cogswell The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cogswell is the DickeySargent Counties.
De Lamere The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves De Lamere is the DickeySargent Counties.
Forman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Forman is the DickeySargent Counties.
Gwinner The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gwinner is the DickeySargent Counties.
Havana The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Havana is the DickeySargent Counties.
Milnor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Milnor is the DickeySargent Counties.
Rutland The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rutland is the DickeySargent Counties.