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Affordable Housing In Pendleton
Umatilla County, Oregon

10 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pendleton

Hailey Place Apartments

600 SW 30th St
Pendleton, Oregon
Call For Rent
2-4 BR
Accepts Vouchers

Pendleton Square I & II

300 SW 28th Dr
Pendleton, Oregon
Call For Rent
3 BR

Oregon Trail Manor

2430 SW Perkins Ave
Pendleton, Oregon

Terwilliger Plaza

245 SW 5th St
Pendleton, Oregon
Disabled Supportive Housing

Pendleton Riverside

1300 NW Carden Ave
Pendleton, Oregon

Security Apartments

130 SW Court Ave
Pendleton, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers

Nicht You Way Pu Ineet - the Peoples Homes

Short Mile Rd
Pendleton, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers

Goodwin Court

238 S Main St
Pendleton, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers

Indian Hills Apartments

1335 SW 2nd St
Pendleton, Oregon

La Casa Vida, Inc

216 SW Hailey Ave
Pendleton, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers
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Housing Authorities that serve Pendleton

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pendleton, Oregon

There are 10 low income housing apartment communities offering 312 affordable apartments for rent in Pendleton, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Pendleton, Oregon

Pendleton features 188 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 Pendleton, Oregon

There are 124 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pendleton.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pendleton, Oregon

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pendleton landlords $400 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Pendleton.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pendleton, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $753 and $921.

2020 Pendleton, 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 $545 $666 $837 $1,165 $1,364
Payment Standard Range $491 to $600 $599 to $733 $753 to $921 $1,049 to $1,282 $1,228 to $1,500

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Pendleton, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 10
Total Low Income Apartments 312
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 188
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 45.11%
Average Renter Household Size 2.26
Average Household Size 2.40
Median Household Income $46,772 ±$3,004
Median Rent $644 ±$37
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 32.67% ± 7.15pp
Total Population 16,882

Population and Household Demographics

Pendleton is a city in Umatilla County, Oregon with a population of 16,882. There are 6,282 households in the city with an average household size of 2.40 persons. 45.11% of households in Pendleton are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pendleton

The median gross income for households in Pendleton is $46,772 a year, or $3,898 a month. The median rent for the city is $644 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pendleton, a household making less than $2,147 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 32.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Pendleton.

Area Median Income In Pendleton

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 Pendleton, the AMI is calculated from all households within Umatilla County.

In Pendleton, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $65,600

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 Pendleton

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 Pendleton

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,750 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $37,650 $40,100
50% of Median $21,250 $24,300 $27,350 $30,350 $32,800 $35,250 $37,650 $40,100
80% of Median $34,000 $38,850 $43,700 $48,550 $52,450 $56,350 $60,250 $64,100