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Affordable Housing In North Bend
Coos County, Oregon

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In North Bend

Monroe Street Group Home

1645 Monroe St
North Bend, Oregon
Elderly Supportive Housing

Cedar Grove Apartments

2090 Inland Dr
North Bend, Oregon

North Bend Ha

2289 17th St
North Bend, Oregon

North Bend Ha

1700 Hamilton St
North Bend, Oregon

Hotel North Bend Apartments

768 Virginia Ave
North Bend, Oregon
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Housing Authorities that serve North Bend

Housing Authority Programs
North Bend City Housing Authority Public Housing
Coos-Curry Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in North Bend, Oregon

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 191 affordable apartments for rent in North Bend, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in North Bend, Oregon

North Bend features 158 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 North Bend, Oregon

There are 33 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in North Bend.

Housing Choice Vouchers in North Bend, Oregon

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay North Bend landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in North Bend.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in North Bend, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $788 and $963.

2020 North Bend, 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 $592 $712 $875 $1,262 $1,503
Payment Standard Range $533 to $651 $641 to $783 $788 to $963 $1,136 to $1,388 $1,353 to $1,653

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

North Bend, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 191
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 158
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 41.11%
Average Renter Household Size 2.25
Average Household Size 2.51
Median Household Income $43,586 ±$4,469
Median Rent $704 ±$45
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.39% ± 9.35pp
Total Population 9,583

Population and Household Demographics

North Bend is a city in Coos County, Oregon with a population of 9,583. There are 3,773 households in the city with an average household size of 2.51 persons. 41.11% of households in North Bend are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in North Bend

The median gross income for households in North Bend is $43,586 a year, or $3,632 a month. The median rent for the city is $704 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In North Bend, a household making less than $2,347 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.39% of households who rent are overburdened in North Bend.

Area Median Income In North Bend

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 North Bend, the AMI is calculated from all households within Coos County.

In North Bend, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $53,400

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 North Bend

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 North Bend

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,900 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $38,100 $40,550
50% of Median $21,500 $24,600 $27,650 $30,700 $33,200 $35,650 $38,100 $40,550
80% of Median $34,400 $39,300 $44,200 $49,100 $53,050 $57,000 $60,900 $64,850