Logo Knox County Fair Market Rent FY 2007 Knox County, ME Rental Data

Fair Market Rent Prices in Knox County, ME :
$451 $596 $680 $921 $1,062
Studio / Efficiency 1-Bedroom 2-Bedroom 3-Bedroom 4-Bedroom
0-BR 1-BR 2-BR 3-BR 4-BR
Moderate 40th Percentile Non-Metro

Fair Market Rent prices in Knox County are high compared to the national average. This FMR area is more expensive than 88% of other FMR areas. Fair Market Rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Knox County is $680 per month.

The previous year, rent for a two-bedroom home was $647 per month. This is a 5.1% increase year-over-year.

This FMR rate applies to West Rockport, ME, Matinicus, ME, North Haven, ME, Isle Au Haut, ME, Port Clyde, ME, Spruce Head, ME, Liberty, ME, Friendship, ME, Vinalhaven, ME, Cushing, ME and other cities within the region. The Metro Code or CBSA code for this region is NCNTY23013N23013.

Additionally, This Fair Market Rent (FMR) area Knox County, ME spans nineteen counties or cities in Maine which ares listed in the table below. Estimated population of Knox County, ME FMR area is 39,618 people based on 2000 Census data.

Compared to the rest of Maine, the Knox County FMR area is more expensive than 75% of the state.

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What is Fair Market Rent?

Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in Knox County. Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region. Learn more

Median Rent Prices in Knox County

To compute the 40th percentile of rent prices the HUD must determine the median or 50th percentile as well. 50th percentile rent prices are NOT fair market rents (unless otherwise noted as a 50th percentile designated region above). However, some home owners or rents may be interested in the median rent prices as well.

50th Percentile Rental Prices:
0-BR Studio / Efficiency $ 466
1-BR 1-Bedroom $ 620
2-BR 2-Bedroom $ 718
3-BR 3-Bedroom $ 979
4-BR 4-Bedroom $ 1084
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The counties, cities, towns, and regions listed below fall into the Knox County, ME FMR area and have the same Fair Market Rent prices which are listed above. This FMR area covers two metro areas: Portland - Auburn and Bangor.

County / Region Est. Population
Appleton town, ME 1,271
Camden town, ME 5,254
Criehaven UT, ME 0
Cushing town, ME 1,322
Friendship town, ME 1,204
Hope town, ME 1,310
Isle au Haut town, ME 79
Matinicus Isle plantation, ME 51
North Haven town, ME 381
Owls Head town, ME 1,601
Rockland city, ME 7,609
Rockport town, ME 3,209
South Thomaston town, ME 1,416
St. George town, ME 2,580
Thomaston town, ME 3,748
Union town, ME 2,209
Vinalhaven town, ME 1,235
Warren town, ME 3,794
Washington town, ME 1,345
Zip Codes in Knox County, ME

There are 22 unique zip codes in this Fair Market Rent (FMR) area:

04547, 04563, 04572, 04574, 04645, 04841, 04843, 04847, 04851, 04853, 04854, 04855, 04856, 04858, 04859, 04860, 04861, 04862, 04863, 04864, 04865 and 04949

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