North Dakota: Minimum Wage Needed for Rent

#28 North Dakota

In North Dakota, the Fair Market Rent (FMR) for a two-bedroom apartment is $851. In order to afford this level of rent and utilities — without paying more than 30% of income on housing — a household must earn $2,836 monthly or $34,028 annually. Assuming a 40-hour work week, 52 weeks per year, this level of income translates into an hourly Housing Wage of: $16.36 

Out of Reach 2017, National Low Housing Coalition (NLIHC)

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