Affordable Housing In Roseburg
Douglas County, Oregon

19 Low Income Apartment Communities In Roseburg

Parkside Village

2794 NE Douglas Ave
Roseburg, Oregon
Call For Rent
2-3 BR

Oak Grove Retirement Center

3403 NW Edenbower Blvd
Roseburg, Oregon
Elderly Supportive Housing

Meadow Creek Retirement Community

2551 NW Edenbower Blvd
Roseburg, Oregon
Elderly Supportive Housing

Westview Commons

1067 Lookingglass Rd
Roseburg, Oregon
Disabled Supportive Housing

Brookside Court

1623 NE Vine St
Roseburg, Oregon

Roseburg Project

2937 W Jay Ave
Roseburg, Oregon
Elderly Supportive Housing

Rose Apartments

805 SE Stephens St
Roseburg, Oregon

Crestview Terrace

1010 NE Crescent
Roseburg, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers

Meadow Creek Apartments

3511 NW Edenbower Blvd
Roseburg, Oregon
Accepts Vouchers

Rosewood Park Homes

961 W Stanton St
Roseburg, Oregon

Housing Authorities that serve Roseburg

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

Guide To Affordable Housing in Roseburg, Oregon

There are 19 low income housing apartment communities offering 668 affordable apartments for rent in Roseburg, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Roseburg, Oregon

Roseburg features 314 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 Roseburg, Oregon

There are 354 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Roseburg.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Roseburg, Oregon

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

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Roseburg, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $966 and $1,180.

2020 Roseburg, 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 $699 $815 $1,073 $1,548 $1,824
Payment Standard Range $629 to $769 $734 to $897 $966 to $1,180 $1,393 to $1,703 $1,642 to $2,006

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Roseburg, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 19
Total Low Income Apartments 668
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 314
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 46.55%
Average Renter Household Size 2.07
Average Household Size 2.18
Median Household Income $39,670 ±$3,000
Median Rent $759 ±$47
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 53.13% ± 6.95pp
Total Population 21,937

Population and Household Demographics

Roseburg is a City in Douglas County, Oregon with a population of 21,937. There are 9,612 households in the city with an average household size of 2.18 persons. 46.55% of households in Roseburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Roseburg

The median gross income for households in Roseburg is $39,670 a year, or $3,306 a month. The median rent for the city is $759 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Roseburg, a household making less than $2,530 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 53.13% of households who rent are overburdened in Roseburg.1

Area Median Income In Roseburg

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 Roseburg, the AMI is calculated from all households within Douglas County.

In Roseburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $56,200

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 Roseburg

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 Roseburg

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $12,550 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $37,000 $39,350
50% of Median $20,900 $23,850 $26,850 $29,800 $32,200 $34,600 $37,000 $39,350
80% of Median $33,400 $38,200 $42,950 $47,700 $51,550 $55,350 $59,150 $63,000