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Affordable Housing In Glendale
Douglas County, Oregon

2 Low Income Apartment Communities In Glendale

Hillside Village Apartments

156 Montgomery Ave
Glendale, Oregon
1-3 BR

Mill Creek Apartments

182 Molly St
Glendale, Oregon
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Housing Authorities that serve Glendale

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Douglas County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Glendale, Oregon

There are 2 low income housing apartment communities offering 17 affordable apartments for rent in Glendale, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Glendale, Oregon

Glendale features 17 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 Glendale, Oregon

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

Housing Choice Vouchers in Glendale, Oregon

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Glendale, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $966 and $1,180.

2020 Glendale, 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 $699 $815 $1,073 $1,548 $1,824
Payment Standard Range $629 to $769 $734 to $897 $966 to $1,180 $1,393 to $1,703 $1,642 to $2,006

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Glendale, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 2
Total Low Income Apartments 17
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 17
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 52.99%
Average Renter Household Size 2.52
Average Household Size 2.28
Median Household Income $34,306 ±$5,270
Median Rent $823 ±$43
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 48.92% ± 20.87pp
Total Population 801

Population and Household Demographics

Glendale is a city in Douglas County, Oregon with a population of 801. There are 351 households in the city with an average household size of 2.28 persons. 52.99% of households in Glendale are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Glendale

The median gross income for households in Glendale is $34,306 a year, or $2,859 a month. The median rent for the city is $823 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Glendale, a household making less than $2,743 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 48.92% of households who rent are overburdened in Glendale.

Area Median Income In Glendale

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 Glendale, the AMI is calculated from all households within Douglas County.

In Glendale, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $59,600

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 Glendale

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 Glendale

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,150 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $38,750 $41,250
50% of Median $21,900 $25,000 $28,150 $31,250 $33,750 $36,250 $38,750 $41,250
80% of Median $35,000 $40,000 $45,000 $50,000 $54,000 $58,000 $62,000 $66,000