Affordable Housing In Veneta
Lane County, Oregon

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Veneta

Pioneer Park

88059 5th St
Veneta, Oregon
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Heather Glen

87962 Territorial Rd
Veneta, Oregon

Sunburst Manor Apartments

88078 6th St
Veneta, Oregon
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Veneta, 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.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Veneta, Oregon

Housing Authority Programs
Homes for Good Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Mainstream Voucher

Guide To Affordable Housing in Veneta, Oregon

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 56 affordable apartments for rent in Veneta, Oregon.

Income Based Apartments in Veneta, Oregon

Veneta features 0 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 Veneta, Oregon

There are 56 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Veneta.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Veneta, Oregon

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Veneta landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Veneta.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Veneta, Oregon for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,129 and $1,379.

2022 Veneta, 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
Veneta, Oregon Fair Market Rent $833 $958 $1,254 $1,781 $2,146
Veneta, Oregon Payment Standard Range $750 to $916 $862 to $1,054 $1,129 to $1,379 $1,603 to $1,959 $1,931 to $2,361

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Veneta, OR Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 56
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 29.84%
Average Renter Household Size 3.15
Average Household Size 2.82
Median Household Income $41,558 ±$4,919
Median Rent $808 ±$142
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 53.25% ± 15.86pp
Total Population 4,687

Population and Household Demographics

Veneta is a city in Lane County, Oregon with a population of 4,687. There are 1,649 households in the city with an average household size of 2.82 persons. 29.84% of households in Veneta are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Veneta

The median gross income for households in Veneta is $41,558 a year, or $3,463 a month. The median rent for the city is $808 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Veneta, a household making less than $2,693 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 53.25% of households who rent are overburdened in Veneta.

Area Median Income In Veneta

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 Veneta, the AMI is calculated from all households within Lane County.

In Veneta, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $84,000

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 Veneta

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 Veneta

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Veneta AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,750 $19,150 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Veneta AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,900 $31,850 $35,850 $39,800 $43,000 $46,200 $49,400 $52,550
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Veneta AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,600 $51,000 $57,350 $63,700 $68,800 $73,900 $79,000 $84,100