Affordable Housing In Umatilla County
39 Low Income Apartment Communities In Umatilla County
Housing Authorities that serve Umatilla County
|Umatilla County Housing Authority||Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing|
Guide To Affordable Housing in Umatilla County, Oregon
There are 39 low income housing apartment communities offering 1,564 affordable apartments for rent in Umatilla County, Oregon.
Income Based Apartments in Umatilla County, Oregon
Umatilla County features 687 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 Umatilla County, Oregon
There are 877 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Umatilla County.
Housing Choice Vouchers in Umatilla County, Oregon
On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Umatilla County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Umatilla County.
The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Umatilla County, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $753 and $921.
2020 Umatilla 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||$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 AffordableHousingOnline.com research.
Umatilla County, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot
|Total Affordable Apartment Properties||39|
|Total Low Income Apartments||1,564|
|Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance||687|
|Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters||37.33%|
|Average Renter Household Size||2.57|
|Average Household Size||2.70|
|Median Household Income||$48,101 ±$1,992|
|Median Rent||$676 ±$22|
|Percentage Of Renters Overburdened||35.67% ± 4.1pp|
Population and Household Demographics
Umatilla County is a County in Oregon with a population of 76,738. There are 26,794 households in the county with an average household size of 2.70 persons. 37.33% of households in Umatilla County are renters.
Income and Rent Overburden in Umatilla County
The median gross income for households in Umatilla County is $48,101 a year, or $4,008 a month. The median rent for the county is $676 a month.
Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Umatilla County, a household making less than $2,253 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 35.67% of households who rent are overburdened in Umatilla County.1
Area Median Income In Umatilla 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 Umatilla County, 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 Umatilla 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 Umatilla County HUD Rental Assistance in Umatilla County
|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|
Cities In Umatilla County
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|Hermiston||16||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hermiston is the Umatilla County Housing Authority.|
|Pendleton||11||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pendleton is the Umatilla County Housing Authority.|
|Umatilla||4||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Umatilla is the Umatilla County Housing Authority.|
|Mission||1||The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mission is the Umatilla County Housing Authority.|