North Plains, Oregon Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 12 income based apartments in North Plains where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 66 affordable apartments in North Plains that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in North Plains, Oregon

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in North Plains. Go to the Oregon Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near North Plains.

Kaybern Terrace Apt

31380 Nw Kaybern
North Plains, Oregon

Kent Apartments

3485 NW Kaybern St
North Plains, Oregon
Affordable

Fifth Avenue Plaza

31485 NW Kaybern St
North Plains, Oregon
Affordable
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Affordable Housing Near North Plains

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near North Plains

City Apartments
Hillsboro, OR Affordable Housing programs support 22 apartment communities in Hillsboro.
Beaverton, OR Affordable Housing programs support 21 apartment communities in Beaverton.
Tigard, OR Affordable Housing programs support 14 apartment communities in Tigard.
Forest Grove, OR Affordable Housing programs support 11 apartment communities in Forest Grove.
Aloha, OR Affordable Housing programs support 10 apartment communities in Aloha.

Public Housing Agencies Serving North Plains, Oregon

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Authority of Washington County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher
Go to the Oregon Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near North Plains.

North Plains, Oregon Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in North Plains, Oregon

North Plains features 12 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 Plains, Oregon

There are 66 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in North Plains.

Housing Choice Vouchers in North Plains, Oregon

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in North Plains, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,655 and $2,023.

2023 North Plains, 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
North Plains, Oregon Fair Market Rent $1,500 $1,610 $1,839 $2,574 $2,995
North Plains, Oregon Payment Standard Range $1,350 to $1,650 $1,449 to $1,771 $1,655 to $2,023 $2,317 to $2,831 $2,696 to $3,295

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

North Plains, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 78
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 12
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.78%
Average Renter Household Size 2.14
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $72,212 ±$19,839
Median Rent $750 ±$648
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 57.82% ± 11.78pp
Total Population 1,945

Population and Household Demographics

North Plains is a city in Washington County, Oregon with a population of 1,945. There are 743 households in the city with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 19.78% of households in North Plains are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in North Plains

The median gross income for households in North Plains is $72,212 a year, or $6,018 a month. The median rent for the city is $750 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In North Plains, a household making less than $2,500 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 57.82% of households who rent are overburdened in North Plains.

Area Median Income In North Plains

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 Plains, the AMI is calculated from all households within Washington County.

In North Plains, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $106,500

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 Plains

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 Plains

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the North Plains AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$22,400 $25,600 $28,800 $31,950 $34,550 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the North Plains AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$37,300 $42,600 $47,950 $53,250 $57,550 $61,800 $66,050 $70,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the North Plains AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$59,650 $68,200 $76,700 $85,200 $92,050 $98,850 $105,650 $112,500