The Thief River area is home to approximately 6,200 households.  A large majority of residents are home owners, but there are many other housing options available, including a variety of townhome and apartment options.

Community Concierge Service

If you are considering relocating to the City of Thief River Falls, the Community Concierge is a new service that will help to answer any questions you have about the community!

Rental Housing

Thief River Falls many rental housing options including market rate housing and income restricted housing. Market rate housing  has no rent restrictions and is not restricted by affordable housing laws. Income restricted properties must follow prescribed rates and tenants must meet income eligibility requirements. If you fall within certain income guidelines, you may be eligible for rental assistance or a housing voucher. If you have questions about income restricted housing, Section 8 housing, or subsidized apartments, call the Northwest Minnesota Multi-County Housing and Redevelopment Authority at 218-637-2431.

There are several market-rate properties in the area.

Available Apartments

View a list of available apartments on “Realtor.com”

Houses for Rent

View a list of houses available for rent on “Realtor.com”

Rental Assistance

The Section 8 Rental Assistance Program can help you pay your rent if you are income eligible. Eligible families and individuals select their own rental units, and pay 30% to 40% of their adjusted gross income towards rent and utilities. Northwest Minnesota Multi-County HRA pays the balance of the rent. Check out their FAQs, fill out an application or contact the HRA for more information about Rent Assistance by calling 218-637-2431.

Our Partners

Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
NoW Innovators Network

Advance Thief River

Mailing Address
PO Box 773

Thief River Falls, MN 56701

By appointment only
Spark Hub

1412 3rd Street West
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

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