Affordable Housing In Traill County
North Dakota

13 Low Income Apartment Communities In Traill County

Buxton Community

203 Broadway
Buxton, North Dakota
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Hillsboro Elderly Housing

335 Kiwanis Dr
Hillsboro, North Dakota
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Portland Commercial Club

804 9th St
Portland, North Dakota
Subsidized

Mayville Housing

33 8th Ave SE
Mayville, North Dakota

Hearthstone Village

406 1st St
Hatton, North Dakota

Hillsboro Developm

211 2nd St NW
Hillsboro, North Dakota
Subsidized

Colonial Estates

425 5th St SE
Mayville, North Dakota

Park Apartments

217 4th St SW
Hillsboro, North Dakota

Trail County

609 Jersey Ave
Hatton, North Dakota

Hillsboro Development Associates

235 Kiwanis Dr
Hillsboro, North Dakota
Subsidized

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Traill County, North Dakota

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Traill County, North Dakota

Housing Authority Programs
Traill 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 Traill County, North Dakota

There are 13 low income housing apartment communities offering 234 affordable apartments for rent in Traill County, North Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Traill County, North Dakota

Traill County features 108 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 Traill County, North Dakota

There are 126 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Traill County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Traill County, North Dakota

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Traill County, North Dakota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $743 and $909.

2023 Traill 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
Traill County, North Dakota Fair Market Rent $656 $660 $826 $1,174 $1,236
Traill County, North Dakota Payment Standard Range $590 to $722 $594 to $726 $743 to $909 $1,057 to $1,291 $1,112 to $1,360

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Traill County, ND Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 13
Total Low Income Apartments 234
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 108
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.78%
Average Renter Household Size 1.93
Average Household Size 2.35
Median Household Income $54,960 ±$3,096
Median Rent $560 ±$40
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 31.44% ± 5.6pp
Total Population 8,077

Population and Household Demographics

Traill County is a county in North Dakota with a population of 8,077. There are 3,278 households in the county with an average household size of 2.35 persons. 26.78% of households in Traill County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Traill County

The median gross income for households in Traill County is $54,960 a year, or $4,580 a month. The median rent for the county is $560 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Traill County, a household making less than $1,867 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 31.44% of households who rent are overburdened in Traill County.

Area Median Income In Traill 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 Traill County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $96,600

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 Traill 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 Traill County

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Traill County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$20,300 $23,200 $26,100 $29,000 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Traill County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$33,850 $38,650 $43,500 $48,300 $52,200 $56,050 $59,900 $63,800
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Traill County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$54,150 $61,850 $69,600 $77,300 $83,500 $89,700 $95,900 $102,050

Cities In Traill County

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City Served By
Blanchard The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Blanchard are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Buxton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Buxton are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Caledonia The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Caledonia are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Clifford The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Clifford are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Galesburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Galesburg are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Hatton The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hatton are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Hillsboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hillsboro are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Mayville The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Mayville are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.
Portland The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Portland are the Traill County Housing Authority and Housing Authority of Cass County.