Affordable Housing In Jackson County
Oregon

56 Low Income Apartment Communities In Jackson County

Rose Court Apartments

1176 N Rose St
Phoenix, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Stevens Place

1105 Stevens St
Medford, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Sunnyslope Apartments

621 N River Rd
Rogue River, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Valleypines Apartments

645 Royal Ave
Medford, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Talent Patio Village

233 Eva Way
Talent, OR
Subsidized

Holiday Gardens - Jacksonville Apartments

556 G St
Jacksonville, OR
Subsidized

Holiday Gardens - Talent Apartments

220 Holiday Ln
Talent, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Woodrow Pines

1084 Woodrow Ln
Medford, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Lilac Meadow Phase II

3013 Cummings Ln
Medford, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Brookside Senior Apartments

306 Cheryl Ln
Phoenix, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Jackson County

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Jackson County, Oregon

There are 56 low income housing apartment communities offering 2,574 affordable apartments for rent in Jackson County, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Jackson County, Oregon

Jackson County features 1,353 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 Jackson County, Oregon

There are 1,221 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Jackson County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Jackson County, Oregon

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Jackson County landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Jackson County.

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

2020 Jackson 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
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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Jackson County, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 56
Total Low Income Apartments 2,574
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,353
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.02%
Average Renter Household Size 2.50
Average Household Size 2.45
Median Household Income $44,028 ±$1,107
Median Rent $886 ±$15
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.52% ± 2.65pp
Total Population 208,363

Population and Household Demographics

Jackson County is a County in Oregon with a population of 208,363. There are 83,487 households in the county with an average household size of 2.45 persons. 38.02% of households in Jackson County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Jackson County

The median gross income for households in Jackson County is $44,028 a year, or $3,669 a month. The median rent for the county is $886 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Jackson County, a household making less than $2,953 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.52% of households who rent are overburdened in Jackson County.1

Area Median Income In Jackson 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 Jackson County, 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 Jackson 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 Jackson County HUD Rental Assistance in Jackson County

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

Cities In Jackson County

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City Listings Served By
Medford 24 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Medford is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
White City 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves White City is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Eagle Point 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eagle Point is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Rogue River 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rogue River is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Talent 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Talent is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Ashland 6 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ashland is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Phoenix 4 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Phoenix is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Central Point 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Central Point is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Jacksonville 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jacksonville is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Shady Cove 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shady Cove is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Gold Hill 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gold Hill is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Butte Falls 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Butte Falls is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Foots Creek 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Foots Creek is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Prospect 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Prospect is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Ruch 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ruch is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Trail 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Trail is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.
Wimer 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Wimer is the Housing Authority of Jackson County.