Affordable Housing In Eagle Point
Jackson County, Oregon

Waiting List Openings In Eagle Point

Waiting ListStatus
Housing Authority of Jackson County Other Open Now

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Eagle Point

Triple J Apartments

247 Lorraine Ave
Eagle Point, Oregon

Shasta Square Apartments

519 S Shasta Ave
Eagle Point, Oregon

Butte Creek Apartments

111 Onyx St
Eagle Point, Oregon

Royal Loto Apartments

110 Loto St
Eagle Point, Oregon

Mill Creek Apartments

Onyx St
Eagle Point, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Eagle Point

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Jackson County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Moderate Rehabilitation

Guide To Affordable Housing in Eagle Point, Oregon

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 108 affordable apartments for rent in Eagle Point, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Eagle Point, Oregon

Eagle Point features 100 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 Eagle Point, Oregon

There are 8 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Eagle Point.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Eagle Point, Oregon

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Eagle Point landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Eagle Point.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Eagle Point, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $939 and $1,147.

2020 Eagle Point, 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
Fair Market Rent $729 $792 $1,043 $1,505 $1,831
Payment Standard Range $656 to $802 $713 to $871 $939 to $1,147 $1,355 to $1,656 $1,648 to $2,014

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Eagle Point, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 108
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 100
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.6%
Average Renter Household Size 2.95
Average Household Size 2.74
Median Household Income $55,474 ±$11,965
Median Rent $939 ±$111
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 58.9% ± 19.87pp
Total Population 8,701

Population and Household Demographics

Eagle Point is a City in Jackson County, Oregon with a population of 8,701. There are 3,171 households in the city with an average household size of 2.74 persons. 35.6% of households in Eagle Point are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Eagle Point

The median gross income for households in Eagle Point is $55,474 a year, or $4,623 a month. The median rent for the city is $939 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Eagle Point, a household making less than $3,130 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 58.9% of households who rent are overburdened in Eagle Point.1

Area Median Income In Eagle Point

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 Eagle Point, the AMI is calculated from all households within Jackson County.

In Eagle Point, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $66,300

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 Eagle Point

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 Eagle Point

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,650 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $42,800
50% of Median $22,700 $25,950 $29,200 $32,400 $35,000 $37,600 $40,200 $42,800
80% of Median $36,300 $41,450 $46,650 $51,800 $55,950 $60,100 $64,250 $68,400