Affordable Housing In Curry County
16 Low Income Apartment Communities In Curry County
Housing Authorities that serve Curry County
|North Bend City Housing Authority||Public Housing|
|Coos-Curry Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Curry County, Oregon
There are 16 low income housing apartment communities offering 393 affordable apartments for rent in Curry County, Oregon.
Income Based Apartments in Curry County, Oregon
Curry County features 216 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.
Low Rent Apartments in Curry County, Oregon
There are 177 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Curry County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Curry County, Oregon
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Curry County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Curry County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Curry County, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $948 and $1,158.
2021 Curry County, Oregon Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards
Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.
|Studio||One BR||Two BR||Three BR||Four BR|
|Curry County, Oregon Fair Market Rent||$695||$854||$1,053||$1,507||$1,788|
|Curry County, Oregon Payment Standard Range||$626 to $765||$769 to $939||$948 to $1,158||$1,356 to $1,658||$1,609 to $1,967|
Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Curry County, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||16|
|Total Low Income Apartments||393|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||216|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||34.56%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.08|
|Average Household Size||2.11|
|Median Household Income||$40,884 ±$3,055|
|Median Rent||$824 ±$54|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||54.19% ± 8.22pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Curry County is a county in Oregon with a population of 22,338. There are 10,454 households in the county with an average household size of 2.11 persons. 34.56% of households in Curry County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Curry County
The median gross income for households in Curry County is $40,884 a year, or $3,407 a month. The median rent for the county is $824 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Curry County, a household making less than $2,747 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 54.19% of households who rent are overburdened in Curry County.
Area Median Income In Curry County
Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.
In Curry County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $61,400
Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.
Rental Assistance in Curry County
Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.
Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Curry County
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Curry County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
|50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Curry County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
|80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Curry County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
Cities In Curry County
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|Brookings||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Brookings are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|
|Gold Beach||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Gold Beach are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|
|Harbor||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Harbor are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|
|Langlois||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Langlois are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|
|Nesika Beach||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Nesika Beach are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|
|Pistol River||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pistol River are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|
|Port Orford||The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Port Orford are the North Bend City Housing Authority and Coos-Curry Housing Authority.|