Affordable Housing In Lake Norden
Hamlin County, South Dakota

1 Low Income Apartment Communities In Lake Norden

Lake Norden

708 Lakeview St
Lake Norden, South Dakota
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Guide To Affordable Housing in Lake Norden, South Dakota

There are 1 low income housing apartment communities offering 20 affordable apartments for rent in Lake Norden, South Dakota.

Income Based Apartments in Lake Norden, South Dakota

Lake Norden features 20 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 Lake Norden, South Dakota

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Lake Norden.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lake Norden, South Dakota

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Lake Norden landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Lake Norden.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lake Norden, South Dakota for a two-bedroom apartment is between $681 and $833.

2022 Lake Norden, South 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
Lake Norden, South Dakota Fair Market Rent $541 $617 $757 $1,023 $1,027
Lake Norden, South Dakota Payment Standard Range $487 to $595 $555 to $679 $681 to $833 $921 to $1,125 $924 to $1,130

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Lake Norden, SD Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 20
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 20
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 34.98%
Average Renter Household Size 1.95
Average Household Size 2.31
Median Household Income $49,028 ±$12,670
Median Rent $486 ±$108
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 14.1% ± 21.5pp
Total Population 586

Population and Household Demographics

Lake Norden is a city in Hamlin County, South Dakota with a population of 586. There are 223 households in the city with an average household size of 2.31 persons. 34.98% of households in Lake Norden are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lake Norden

The median gross income for households in Lake Norden is $49,028 a year, or $4,086 a month. The median rent for the city is $486 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lake Norden, a household making less than $1,620 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 14.1% of households who rent are overburdened in Lake Norden.

Area Median Income In Lake Norden

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Lake Norden, the AMI is calculated from all households within Hamlin County.

In Lake Norden, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $72,700

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 Lake Norden

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 Lake Norden

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Lake Norden AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,300 $17,450 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Lake Norden AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,450 $29,100 $32,750 $36,350 $39,300 $42,200 $45,100 $48,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Lake Norden AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,750 $46,550 $52,350 $58,150 $62,850 $67,500 $72,150 $76,800