Affordable Housing In Deschutes River Woods
Deschutes County, Oregon

Waiting List Openings In Deschutes River Woods

Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson County, OR Section 8 HCV Waiting List

Housing Works will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from January 10, 2022 at 8:00 am, until January 14, 2022 at 5:00 pm PT.

How to Apply for the Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson County, OR Section 8 HCV Waiting List.

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Deschutes River Woods, Oregon

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Deschutes River Woods, Oregon

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Works Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Mainstream Voucher; Family Unification Program (FUP)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Deschutes River Woods, Oregon

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Deschutes River Woods, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Deschutes River Woods, Oregon

Deschutes River Woods features 0 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 Deschutes River Woods, Oregon

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Deschutes River Woods.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Deschutes River Woods, Oregon

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Deschutes River Woods landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Deschutes River Woods.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Deschutes River Woods, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,173 and $1,433.

2022 Deschutes River Woods, 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
Deschutes River Woods, Oregon Fair Market Rent $866 $1,048 $1,303 $1,851 $2,230
Deschutes River Woods, Oregon Payment Standard Range $779 to $953 $943 to $1,153 $1,173 to $1,433 $1,666 to $2,036 $2,007 to $2,453

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Deschutes River Woods, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.7%
Average Renter Household Size 2.60
Average Household Size 2.69
Median Household Income $50,446 ±$10,967
Median Rent $995 ±$80
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 59.51% ± 19.54pp
Total Population 5,328

Population and Household Demographics

Deschutes River Woods is a city in Deschutes County, Oregon with a population of 5,328. There are 1,980 households in the city with an average household size of 2.69 persons. 24.7% of households in Deschutes River Woods are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Deschutes River Woods

The median gross income for households in Deschutes River Woods is $50,446 a year, or $4,204 a month. The median rent for the city is $995 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Deschutes River Woods, a household making less than $3,317 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 59.51% of households who rent are overburdened in Deschutes River Woods.

Area Median Income In Deschutes River Woods

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Deschutes River Woods, the AMI is calculated from all households within Deschutes County.

In Deschutes River Woods, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $83,000

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 Deschutes River Woods

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 Deschutes River Woods

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Deschutes River Woods AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,900 $19,300 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Deschutes River Woods AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,150 $32,200 $36,200 $40,200 $43,450 $46,650 $49,850 $53,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Deschutes River Woods AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$45,050 $51,450 $57,900 $64,300 $69,450 $74,600 $79,750 $84,900