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St. Louis County, MN

Housing Authorities

Your local Housing Authority is listed below. You can give them a call or send an email to find out how they can help you find affordable housing.

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Housing Authorities St. Louis County, MN

120 Ohio Avenue West P.o. Box 638
Gilbert, MN 55741
MN117 low-rent St. Louis


(218) 741-0398
(218) 741-8521


Karl Oberstar, Jr.
Sharon Asselin
Board Chairperson
Rachelle Huffman
Executive Director

How can Housing Authorities Help?

Housing Authorities (also called "Public Housing Authorities" or "Public Housing Agencies") are privately run, non-profit organizations in charge of overseeing public housing programs in a county or metro area.

Although they are privately run, Housing Authorities are government sanctioned and federally funded.

St. Louis County

St. Louis County has 1 Housing Authority. Find their contact information above.

PHAs may do just the Housing Voucher Choice Program (Section 8), low-rent public housing, or both.

Wait Lists

There is a widespread shortage of affordable public housing in Minnesota. Most PHAs have a wait list of 1-2 years or more. PHAs may close the wait list when the list is too long.

You may consider checking PHAs in surrounding areas if you do not mind living in a nearby county.

Public Housing Authorities are free and are there to help you find affordable housing. Feel free to reach out to several housing authorities if needed.

Housing Authorities on this page apply to the following cities in St. Louis County, Minnesota: Duluth, Hibbing, Virginia, Eveleth, Ely, Chisholm, Saginaw, Gilbert, Aurora, Mountain Iron, Cook, Hoyt Lakes, Tower, Babbitt, Orr, Iron, Floodwood, Embarrass, Britt, and Buhl.

These housing authorities apply to the following ZIP codes in St. Louis County, Minnesota: 55811, 55803, 55746, 55804, 55792, 55807, 55810, 55806, 55805, 55812, 55734, 55731, 55719, 55808, 55779, 55741, 55705, 55768, 55723, and 55750.

St. Louis County, MN is considered part of the following metro area: DULUTH, MN-WI.

Other counties in the same metro area are: St. Louis County, MN, St. Louis County, MN, and St. Louis County, WI.

More on St. Louis County, MN

Want to learn more about St. Louis County, MN? See Loan Limits in St. Louis County, MN to view maximum loan amounts or click here to view 40th percentile FMRs and SAFMRs by ZIP code.


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Last updated on February 25, 2020

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