Affordable Housing In Lane County
Oregon

100 Low Income Apartment Communities In Lane County

Village East Apartments

6330 Main St
Springfield, OR
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Windsong Apartments

1365 Spruce Street
Florence, OR
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Tanglewood Apartments

1956 16th St
Florence, OR
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Accepts Vouchers
62+

Richardson Bridge Apartments

1210 Acorn Park St
Eugene, OR
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Willamette Gardens

3545 Kinsrow Ave
Eugene, OR
$590-810
1-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Woodleaf Village

745 Woodleaf Lane
Eugene, OR
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Ya Po Ah Terrace Apartments

350 Pearl St
Eugene, OR
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accepts Vouchers

The Oaks at 14th

1424 Oak Patch
Eugene, OR
Accessible
62+
Accepts Vouchers

Hawthorn at 29th Place Apartments

2988 Oak St
Eugene, OR
Subsidized

Camas Court

420 S 2nd St
Creswell, OR
Accepts Vouchers

Housing Authorities that serve Lane County

Housing Authority Programs
Homes for Good Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Lane County, Oregon

There are 100 low income housing apartment communities offering 5,137 affordable apartments for rent in Lane County, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Lane County, Oregon

Lane County features 2,122 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 Lane County, Oregon

There are 3,015 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Lane County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Lane County, Oregon

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Lane County, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $930 and $1,136.

2020 Lane 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 $679 $784 $1,033 $1,490 $1,747
Payment Standard Range $611 to $747 $706 to $862 $930 to $1,136 $1,341 to $1,639 $1,572 to $1,922

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Lane County, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 100
Total Low Income Apartments 5,137
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 2,122
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.34%
Average Renter Household Size 2.36
Average Household Size 2.39
Median Household Income $44,103 ±$729
Median Rent $866 ±$10
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 54.83% ± 1.9pp
Total Population 357,060

Population and Household Demographics

Lane County is a County in Oregon with a population of 357,060. There are 146,235 households in the county with an average household size of 2.39 persons. 41.34% of households in Lane County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Lane County

The median gross income for households in Lane County is $44,103 a year, or $3,675 a month. The median rent for the county is $866 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Lane County, a household making less than $2,887 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 54.83% of households who rent are overburdened in Lane County.1

Area Median Income In Lane 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 Lane County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,900

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 Lane 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 Lane County HUD Rental Assistance in Lane 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 $42,850
50% of Median $22,750 $26,000 $29,250 $32,450 $35,050 $37,650 $40,250 $42,850
80% of Median $36,350 $41,550 $46,750 $51,900 $56,100 $60,250 $64,400 $68,550

Cities In Lane County

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City Listings Served By
Eugene 60 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eugene is the Homes for Good.
Springfield 15 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Springfield is the Homes for Good.
Creswell 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Creswell is the Homes for Good.
Florence 9 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Florence is the Homes for Good.
Oakridge 2 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Oakridge is the Homes for Good.
Junction City 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Junction City is the Homes for Good.
Lowell 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lowell is the Homes for Good.
Cottage Grove 7 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cottage Grove is the Homes for Good.
Veneta 3 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Veneta is the Homes for Good.
Coburg 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Coburg is the Homes for Good.
Dunes City 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dunes City is the Homes for Good.
Westfir 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Westfir is the Homes for Good.