Logo Palo Alto County Fair Market Rent FY 2021 Palo Alto County, IA Rental Data

Fair Market Rent Prices in Palo Alto County, IA :
$519 $543 $715 $889 $1,078
Studio / Efficiency 1-Bedroom 2-Bedroom 3-Bedroom 4-Bedroom
0-BR 1-BR 2-BR 3-BR 4-BR
Affordable 40th Percentile Non-Metro

Fair Market Rent prices in Palo Alto County are very low compared to the national average. This FMR area is less expensive than 77% of other FMR areas. Fair Market Rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Palo Alto County is $715 per month.

The previous year, rent for a two-bedroom home was $687 per month. This is a 4.08% increase year-over-year.

This FMR rate applies to Curlew, IA, Cylinder, IA, Havelock, IA, Mallard, IA, Rolfe, IA, Emmetsburg, IA and other cities within the region. The Metro Code or CBSA code for this region is NCNTY19147N19147.

Additionally, This Fair Market Rent (FMR) area Palo Alto County, IA spans one county or city in Iowa which is listed in the table below. Estimated population of Palo Alto County, IA FMR area is 9,110 people based on latest Census data.

Compared to the rest of Iowa, the Palo Alto County FMR area is less expensive than 71% 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 Palo Alto County. Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region. Learn more

Median Rent Prices in Palo Alto 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 $ 521
1-BR 1-Bedroom $ 544
2-BR 2-Bedroom $ 717
3-BR 3-Bedroom $ 892
4-BR 4-Bedroom $ 1081
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There is just one county (listed below) within the Palo Alto County, IA FMR area (most regions, especially metro areas, cover multiple counties). This FMR area covers two metro areas: Sioux City and Des Moines - Ames.

County / Region Est. Population
Palo Alto County, IA 9,110
Zip Codes in Palo Alto County, IA

There are 6 unique zip codes in this Fair Market Rent (FMR) area:

50527, 50528, 50536, 50546, 50562 and 50581

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