Clay County HRA

Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8)

Phone: 218-233-8883

Fax: 218-233-9491


PO Box 99

116 Center Avenue East

Dilworth, MN 56529

Housing Choice Voucher Program Details

The Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) helps households pay their rent by providing a “rent subsidy” directly to their landlord.

Each household receiving assistance pays 30% of its adjusted monthly income towards its housing costs.  The Housing Voucher Program (Section 8) pays the balance of the rent to the landlord within certain limits. 

Preference is given to those who reside in Clay County, Minnesota or Cass County, North Dakota AND meet one of the following:


· Families with dependent children in the household

· Individuals and families whose head of household or spouse is disabled

· Individuals and families whose head of household or spouse is age 50 or older

· Individuals and families who are current victims of domestic violence

· Individuals or families who are currently homeless


           To qualify, applicants must:

· Be of low income according to HUD criteria

· Not have a history of drug or alcohol abuse or violent behavior in the past 60 months

· Not owe money to another public housing agency

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**The Section 8 waiting list is closed at this time.**