Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Mound, MN

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Hennepin County Public Housing Authority.

Income may not exceed 50% of the median income from the table below. The Housing Authority must provide 75 percent of vouchers to those whose income does not exceed 30% of the median income listed below.

HUD Income Limits 2023 in Mound, MN.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2023Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Hennepin County, MN$124,900Very Low Income (50%)$55,900$62,100$67,100$72,050$77,050
Extremely Low Income (30%)$33,550$37,250$40,250$43,250$46,200
Low Income (80%) $85,200$94,650$102,250$109,800$117,400

Hennepin County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Hennepin County. Using the chart above, if you qualify as low income (Very Low Income OR Extremely Low Income), we recommend that you visit your local housing authority. They should be your first stop for housing and rental assistance programs.
1. To get on the waiting list for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8), visit the links provided below to the closest Hennepin County housing authority to your city in your city.
2. You can also visit the Housing Authority for other low income housing programs with rent assistance.

Public Housing Eligibility

To be eligible for public housing, households must meet the following requirements:
1. Have an income that is below a certain level.
2. Be a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident.
3. Have a demonstrated need for housing assistance.

Public housing tenants pay rent based on their income. The rent is typically set at 30% of the household's monthly income.
If you are interested in learning more about public housing, or if you think you may be eligible, you can contact your local housing authority (lsted above). The Public Housing Authority can provide you with information on the application process and help you determine if you are eligible for public housing assistance.

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

1001 Washington Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN - 55401
Hennepin County
Website: http://www.mphaonline.org
Phone Number: (612) 342-1400

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

1001 Washington Avenue N
Minneapolis, MN - 55401
Hennepin County
Website: http://www.mphaonline.org/
Phone Number: (612) 342-1400

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Mound, MN

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Mound, MN. LIHTC apartment rents are not based on the tenants income. Income credit set aside brackets are selected during the apartment credit applications are used to determine the apartment rents.

The rents are based upon the Area Medium Income (AMI) and tenant based utility allowances. At least 20% of these apartments (listed below), must provide these low rates for low-income tenants.

HUD housing LIHTC Eligibility Requirements

Income: Households must earn below a certain income level, which is set by the HUD and varies by location. In general, households must earn below 60% of the area median income (AMI) to be eligible for LIHTC housing.
Citizenship or residency status: Households must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents.
Need for housing assistance: Households must have a demonstrated need for housing assistance. This means that they must be unable to afford housing on their own.

In addition to the above requirements, some LIHTC properties may have additional eligibility requirements, such as age restrictions or preferences for certain types of households (e.g., families with children, veterans, etc.).

To determine if you are eligible for LIHTC housing, you can contact your local housing authority (listed above) or search for LIHTC properties (listed below).

LIHTC Maximum Rents

The maximum allowable rents are equal to 30% of the Area Medium Income (AMI), less the utility allowances.

HUD Fair Market Rents for Mound, MN Hennepin County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1078Estimated $323.40 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1329Estimated $398.70 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1841Estimated $552.30 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$2145Estimated $643.50 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In Mound, MN

Using the table above you can estimate what you would be paying by checking the LIHTC Maximum Rent section.

Contact these properties for openings and wait lists and price lists.

Westonka Estate

2461 Commerce Blvd
Mound, MN - 55364
Total Apartment Units: 42
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 42
1 Bedroom apartments 42
Years In Service Since: 2006
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES

Balsam Hill Apartments And Th (fka Indian Knoll)

2020 Commerce Blvd
Mound, MN - 55364
Total Apartment Units: 66
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 66
1 Bedroom apartments 35
2 Bedroom apartments 5
3 Bedroom apartments 10
Years In Service Since: 2017
Family Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Mound, MN

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development provides active listings of Section 8 and Multifamily apartments. We have listed them below for you to contact. Check with them to see if they have current availabilities and/or waiting lists. With Section 8 properties, you will need a voucher. Contact the Hennepin County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Eligibility for HUD Housing Section 8, you must meet the following requirements:

Income: Your income must be below a certain level, which is set by the HUD and varies by location. In general, households must earn below 50% of the area median income (AMI) to be eligible for Section 8 housing.
Citizenship or residency status: You must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident.
Need for housing assistance: You must have a demonstrated need for housing assistance. This means that you must be unable to afford housing on your own.

In addition to the above requirements, some Section 8 programs may have additional eligibility requirements, such as age restrictions or preferences for certain types of households (e.g., families with children, veterans, etc.).

To determine if you are eligible for Section 8 housing, you can contact your local Public Housing Authority (listed above). The Public Housing Authorities can provide you with information on the application process and help you determine if you are eligible for Section 8 assistance.

Tips To Get In To Section 8 Housing:

Local Rules: Each local housing authority has different rules around Section 8. Decide where you want to live and find the housing authorities in charge of those neighborhoods.
Applying for a Voucher: Contact your local Public Housing Agency (PHA) to apply for a voucher. They can tell you if they’re currently accepting new applicants and provide application details.
Payment Standards: Section 8 doesn’t specify a fixed dollar amount for rent assistance. Instead, the PHA sets a payment standard based on local housing market rates.

Balsam Hill Apts And Th Fka Indian Knoll Manor

2020 Commerce Blvd
Mound, MN - 55364
Phone:
Total Apartment Units: 66
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized

Westonka Estates

2461 Commerce Blvd
Mound, MN - 55364
Phone: 952-472-4952
Total Apartment Units: 42
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously 202/81

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.

Balsam Hill Apartments

2020 Commerce Blvd.
Mound, MN - 55364
Total Apartment Units: 51
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing


About our Data

Our data is collected from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development data along with computations based on their rules on apartments/housing.

How does HUD housing work in MN?

You must qualify for the HUD apartments in the area you are searching. Then, you need to apply directly at the location or through the Public Housing Authority.