Affordable Housing In Pend Oreille County
Washington

6 Low Income Apartment Communities In Pend Oreille County

Kaniksu Village

109 E 5th Ave
Metaline Falls, WA
Subsidized

Willow Glen

1600 W 7th St
Newport, WA
Subsidized

Mountain View

401 N Spokane Ave
Newport, WA
Subsidized

Pend Oreille West

100 N Spokane Ave
Newport, WA
Subsidized

L and S Greenwood Village

427 W Willow St
Newport, WA
Subsidized

River Bend Village

1700 W 7th St
Newport, WA
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Housing Authorities that serve Pend Oreille County

Housing Authority Programs
Rural Resources Community Action Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Pend Oreille County, Washington

There are 6 low income housing apartment communities offering 181 affordable apartments for rent in Pend Oreille County, Washington.

Income Based Apartments in Pend Oreille County, Washington

Pend Oreille County features 133 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 Pend Oreille County, Washington

There are 48 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Pend Oreille County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Pend Oreille County, Washington

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Pend Oreille County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Pend Oreille County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Pend Oreille County, Washington for a two-bedroom apartment is between $749 and $915.

2020 Pend Oreille County, Washington 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 $548 $632 $832 $1,155 $1,272
Payment Standard Range $493 to $603 $569 to $695 $749 to $915 $1,040 to $1,271 $1,145 to $1,399

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Pend Oreille County, WA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 181
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 133
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.59%
Average Renter Household Size 2.55
Average Household Size 2.38
Median Household Income $40,599 ±$4,305
Median Rent $781 ±$65
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.71% ± 8.44pp
Total Population 12,968

Population and Household Demographics

Pend Oreille County is a County in Washington with a population of 12,968. There are 5,396 households in the county with an average household size of 2.38 persons. 24.59% of households in Pend Oreille County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Pend Oreille County

The median gross income for households in Pend Oreille County is $40,599 a year, or $3,383 a month. The median rent for the county is $781 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Pend Oreille County, a household making less than $2,603 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.71% of households who rent are overburdened in Pend Oreille County.1

Area Median Income In Pend Oreille 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 Pend Oreille County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $54,800

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 Pend Oreille 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 Pend Oreille County HUD Rental Assistance in Pend Oreille County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $13,550 $16,910 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $42,450
50% of Median $22,550 $25,750 $28,950 $32,150 $34,750 $37,300 $39,900 $42,450
80% of Median $36,050 $41,200 $46,350 $51,450 $55,600 $59,700 $63,800 $67,950

Cities In Pend Oreille County

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City Listings Served By
Newport 5 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Newport is the Rural Resources Community Action.
Metaline Falls 1 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Metaline Falls is the Rural Resources Community Action.
Cusick 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cusick is the Rural Resources Community Action.
Ione 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ione is the Rural Resources Community Action.
Metaline 0 The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Metaline is the Rural Resources Community Action.