About North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority

The North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority is a Section 8 and Public Housing Public Housing Agency in North Bend, Oregon.

The North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority serves Curry County and Coos County.

North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Public Housing Waiting List: Open Indefinitely

Please note: The North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority operate together as the North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities. The North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities cover the Counties of Coos and Curry, OR.
The North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities (NBCCCHA) are currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The NBC/CCHA offer one community with 52 units in Coos-Curry and two communities with 108 units in North Bend.

To apply to North Bend City, download and print the pre-application online here

To apply to Coos-Curry, download and print the pre-application online here.

Once the application has been completed it can be mailed or hand delivered to the NBC/CCHA office, located at 1700 Monroe St., North Bend, OR 97459, during normal office hours.

There are no preferences.

For more information, visit the NBC/CCHA website, or call the office at (541) 756-4111.

Last Updated on 09/13/2016.

North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Closed

Please note: The North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority operate together as the North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities. The North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities cover the Counties of Coos and Curry, OR.
The North Bend City/Coos-Curry Housing Authorities (NBC/CCHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open in May 2016. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to download and print the application online.

Once the application has been completed, it must have been mailed or hand delivered to the NBC/CCHA office.

There are no preferences.

Applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received.

Important note: Applicants who have been placed on the waiting list must inform the housing authority immediately if your application information changes (such as contact information, income, and household members). In the case that the office sends a notice that does not get returned, or if application information is out of date, your name may be terminated from the waiting list. Contact the housing authority to find out how to update application information.

For more information, visit the NBC/CCHA website, or call the office at (541) 756-4111.

Last Updated on 09/13/2016.


About the North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of March 31st, 2016 the North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority manages 629 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 565 14 2 48
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $416 $324 $350 $413
Monthly Cost $235,270 $4,532 $699 $19,819

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority

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 10% having issued approximately 70 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years and 5 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 18 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 1.5 persons and has a household income of $11,157 per year. 96% of households were very low income (VLI) and 65% were extremely low income (ELI). 12% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 83% 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, 29% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 33% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 36% 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.

18% of households included children, 4% of which had two adults in the household. 12% of households with children have a female head of household. 64% of all households were headed by a female.

10% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 1% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 49% include at least one person with a disability. 72% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 70% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

48% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 44% with 2 bedrooms and 9% with 3 or more bedrooms. 30% 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 North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $291 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $547. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $132.



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.


Affordable Apartments near North Bend CityCoos-Curry Housing Authority

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