Housing Authority of Clackamas County

Gain Street
Oregon City, Clackamas County, Oregon 97045

Housing Authority of Clackamas County is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

Housing Authority of Clackamas County offers Public Housing and Section 8 Housing rental assistance in Clackamas County and Portland.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Clackamas County, Oregon Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Housing Authority of Clackamas County Public Housing Closed
Rosewood Station Closed

Other Housing Authority of Clackamas County Waiting Lists

Closed: Clackamas County, Oregon Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Clackamas County (HACC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from June 15, 2020, until June 18, 2020. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete an online application.

The maximum income limit requirements per each household size were available on the HACC website. 

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

700 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACC website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACC public notice, as of March 20, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Clackamas County, Oregon.

Last Updated on 12/13/2020.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Clackamas County (HACC) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from June 15, 2020 until June 18, 2020. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

1,700 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACC website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACC public notice, as of April 8, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Clackamas County, Oregon. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Last Updated on 04/04/2022.

Closed: Rosewood Station Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Clackamas County (HACC) waiting list for 1-Bedroom apartments at Rosewood Station is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from May 11, 2020, until May 18, 2020. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, weighed by order of preferences.

Occupancy was anticipated to begin June 2020, through late Fall 2020.

For more information, visit the HACC website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACC, as of May 11, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Other rental assistance in Clackamas County, Oregon.

Last Updated on 06/12/2020.

About Housing Authority of Clackamas County

HCV Portability Status

As of September 24th, 2022, it is not known if Housing Authority of Clackamas County is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.

As of September 24th, 2022, Housing Authority of Clackamas County is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Housing Authority of Clackamas County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of Clackamas County manages 1,613 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Family Unification Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 1,345 23 18 85 89
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $910 $1,189 $1,101 $1,159 $989
Monthly Cost $1,223,682 $27,356 $19,809 $98,489 $88,046

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Housing Authority of Clackamas County

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 14% having issued approximately 113 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 10 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 31 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.2 persons and has a household income of $13,647 per year. 95% of households were very low income (VLI) and 76% were extremely low income (ELI). 22% of households had wages as a major source of income, 8% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 65% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

2% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 48% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 25% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 26% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 2% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

40% of households included children, 5% of which had two adults in the household. 36% of households with children have a female head of household. 79% of all households were headed by a female.

16% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 6% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of Clackamas County Housing Choice Voucher program, 27% include at least one person with a disability. 47% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 66% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

29% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 46% with 2 bedrooms and 24% with 3 or more bedrooms. 21% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Housing Authority of Clackamas County voucher holders in 2016 was $358 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $871. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $107.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of Clackamas County

Clackamas Heights

501 S A St
Oregon City, Oregon

Clackamas County Ha

1052 Birchwood Dr
Oregon City, Oregon

Hillside Park

2887 SE Hillside Ct
Milwaukie, Oregon
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Oregon City View Manor

200 S Longview Way
Oregon City, Oregon

Hillside Manor

2889 SE Hillside Ct
Milwaukie, Oregon

Good Shepherd Village

13930 Gain St
Oregon City, Oregon
Call For Rent
Studio-3 BR
Family & Senior
Veterans Welcome

Low Income Housing Managed by Housing Authority of Clackamas County

Carriage Court

701 NW 5th Cir
Canby, Oregon
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

Chez Ami Apartments

8358 SE Causey Ave
Happy Valley, Oregon