Minnesota Fair Market Rents

2022 Fair Market Rents

2022 FMRs in Minnesota by county. Click on the map below to view FMRs for a particular county.

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FMRs vary across Minnesota based on County and ZIP code as well as number of bedrooms. The average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Minnesota is $884.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $1,888 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $485 in Puerto Rico.

FMRs in Minnesota are based on the price of monthly rent plus the cost of essential utilities. FMRs vary by county or ZIP Code. Generally areas with a lower population density have a lower gross rent (lower FMRs) but there are exceptions.

View the Fair Market Rents Overview for detailed information on how FMRs are calculated. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed FMR information including Small Area FMRs.

How does Minnesota compare?

The highest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Minnesota is $1,329 in Carver County, Dakota County, and 9 others. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $757 in Jackson County.

Minnesota ($884) has a 11.3% lower FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($997) and therefore has a lower gross rent.

Minnesota is rank 31st out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is lower than 30 other States and territories. Minnesota is the 26th cheapest State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Minnesota

31st
Rank
$615
Studio
$698
1-person
$884
2-person
$1,194
3-person
$1,363
4-person
Counties in Minnesota (87)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Carver County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Dakota County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Hennepin County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Isanti County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Wright County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Chisago County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Washington County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Ramsey County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Scott County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Sherburne County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Anoka County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Olmsted County 12th $732 $865 $1,094 $1,554 $1,872
Dodge County 12th $732 $865 $1,094 $1,554 $1,872
Nicollet County 14th $710 $776 $992 $1,378 $1,698
Blue Earth County 14th $710 $776 $992 $1,378 $1,698
Mille Lacs County 16th $639 $731 $962 $1,367 $1,647
Rice County 17th $690 $749 $986 $1,337 $1,493
Houston County 18th $618 $724 $930 $1,300 $1,592
Le Sueur County 19th $659 $733 $964 $1,301 $1,494
St. Louis County 20th $692 $715 $936 $1,221 $1,515
Carlton County 20th $692 $715 $936 $1,221 $1,515
Benton County 22nd $688 $722 $886 $1,216 $1,429
Stearns County 22nd $688 $722 $886 $1,216 $1,429
Goodhue County 24th $671 $720 $851 $1,209 $1,408
Clay County 25th $597 $705 $859 $1,220 $1,470
Polk County 26th $605 $669 $854 $1,213 $1,462
Steele County 27th $572 $661 $861 $1,223 $1,474
Kanabec County 28th $612 $700 $921 $1,244 $1,249
Kandiyohi County 29th $618 $671 $817 $1,161 $1,398
Beltrami County 30th $605 $692 $910 $1,137 $1,314
McLeod County 31st $606 $624 $821 $1,166 $1,405
Pine County 32nd $662 $667 $877 $1,140 $1,252
Crow Wing County 33rd $588 $673 $885 $1,150 $1,232
Itasca County 34th $668 $673 $885 $1,094 $1,200
Winona County 35th $553 $668 $833 $1,114 $1,316
Mower County 36th $561 $642 $845 $1,151 $1,257
Becker County 37th $538 $645 $810 $1,083 $1,290
Lake County 38th $611 $680 $826 $1,116 $1,120
Fillmore County 39th $614 $618 $813 $1,112 $1,194
Meeker County 40th $541 $619 $814 $1,094 $1,232
Cook County 41st $503 $661 $757 $1,075 $1,296
Renville County 42nd $626 $630 $757 $1,075 $1,190
Wabasha County 43rd $522 $656 $757 $1,075 $1,236
Nobles County 44th $618 $622 $818 $1,073 $1,109
Lake of the Woods County 45th $549 $630 $826 $1,021 $1,201
Stevens County 46th $503 $664 $757 $1,075 $1,218
Pennington County 47th $543 $621 $817 $1,047 $1,188
Wilkin County 48th $503 $575 $757 $1,075 $1,296
Pope County 49th $555 $621 $817 $1,010 $1,188
Douglas County 50th $538 $647 $810 $1,094 $1,098
Lyon County 51st $526 $575 $757 $1,064 $1,239
Redwood County 52nd $503 $660 $757 $1,075 $1,165
Watonwan County 53rd $503 $664 $757 $1,075 $1,150
Otter Tail County 54th $590 $594 $781 $1,029 $1,128
Aitkin County 55th $561 $603 $793 $1,077 $1,078
Cottonwood County 56th $503 $615 $757 $936 $1,296
Clearwater County 57th $572 $575 $757 $1,075 $1,124
Grant County 58th $503 $604 $757 $1,075 $1,162
Freeborn County 59th $528 $603 $794 $985 $1,190
Big Stone County 60th $503 $575 $757 $1,075 $1,188
Marshall County 61st $503 $575 $757 $960 $1,296
Morrison County 62nd $513 $581 $765 $1,079 $1,151
Pipestone County 63rd $503 $660 $757 $1,014 $1,153
Waseca County 64th $575 $579 $757 $1,075 $1,096
Hubbard County 65th $530 $606 $797 $1,033 $1,108
Red Lake County 66th $555 $582 $757 $1,075 $1,101
Rock County 67th $529 $605 $796 $1,022 $1,116
Sibley County 68th $521 $637 $784 $991 $1,134
Chippewa County 69th $513 $582 $757 $1,026 $1,184
Brown County 70th $503 $589 $757 $975 $1,215
Roseau County 71st $532 $609 $801 $990 $1,086
Cass County 72nd $527 $603 $793 $1,014 $1,075
Murray County 73rd $503 $575 $757 $1,075 $1,101
Faribault County 74th $503 $594 $757 $1,027 $1,087
Martin County 75th $514 $587 $773 $1,044 $1,048
Todd County 76th $503 $639 $757 $1,023 $1,027
Traverse County 77th $503 $576 $757 $1,005 $1,101
Mahnomen County 78th $567 $627 $757 $936 $1,027
Wadena County 79th $503 $639 $757 $936 $1,072
Kittson County 80th $503 $575 $757 $936 $1,112
Koochiching County 81st $503 $575 $757 $945 $1,101
Swift County 82nd $572 $575 $757 $947 $1,027
Lincoln County 83rd $503 $590 $757 $999 $1,027
Norman County 84th $503 $575 $757 $936 $1,101
Lac qui Parle County 85th $503 $575 $757 $936 $1,095
Yellow Medicine County 86th $503 $575 $757 $954 $1,027
Jackson County 87th $503 $575 $757 $936 $1,027

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