2013 County Profiles released: 97% of Counties Fall Short on Rental for Lowest Income Minnesotans
The 2013 County Profiles, released this week, show that 97% of Minnesota's counties have more extremely low income renters than affordable apartments available to them. You can find out how your area stacks up by visiting the new profiles.
Tough conditions for renters are not limited to the Twin Cities, according to data in the 2013 County Profiles. In all but 3 counties, there are more extremely low income renters than there are affordable and available apartments to rent. Statewide, there are only 38 units of rental housing available for every 100 extremely low-income renters.