Coos County OR Housing Authority

Find Coos County, Oregon housing authorities, departments, and HUD. Housing authorities provide information on section 8 public housing, rentals, applications, eligibility, affordable, low income, subsidized fair housing, hud homes, housing projects, and section 42 tax credits.

Coos Bay Housing Authority 2678 Mexeye Loop Coos Bay OR 97420 541-888-6501

North Bend Housing Authority 1700 Monroe Avenue North Bend OR 97459 541-756-4111

North Bend Housing Authority 2630 11th Street North Bend OR 97459 541-751-9420

Powers Housing Authority 270 2nd Avenue Powers OR 97466 541-439-2446

About Coos County Housing Authorities

Coos County Housing Authorities are local government agencies established to construct, own, operate, and manage public housing and other forms of subsidized housing for low-income residents in Coos County, OR. Coos County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Coos County Housing Board.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • Finding Coos County low income and affordable housing
  • Section 8 housing applications
  • Coos County housing lottery and waitlist process
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Federal Housing Act (FHA)
Find Low Income Housing in Coos County

Coos County Housing Authorities can provide information about the Coos County low income housing program including the application process, lottery and waitlist. You may contact the Coos County Housing Department to learn about joining the waiting list and when they are accepting applications.

Department of Housing in Coos County, OR

The single largest subsidized housing program in the country is the Federal Public Housing Program funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operating under the Federal Housing Act (FHA). The Public Housing Program provides safe, decent rental housing to eligible low-income residents in Coos County, Oregon. Housing Authorities receive operating subsidies and capital improvement funds from HUD to create, own, and manage Coos County public housing developments for eligible residents. Eligible Coos County residents pay below market rent for the housing, which is usually no more than 30% of their income.

Public Housing Program

A wide range of housing types may be offered through Coos County public housing progams including high rise apartment buildings, townhomes, and single-family homes. HUD exercises a high degree of oversight, setting rules for public housing eligibility and creating standards and procedures for the Coos County Housing Authority's management of public housing.

Coos County Section 8 Housing

Coos County Housing Departments also administer the Housing Choice Voucher Program, commonly referred to as Section 8 housing. Section 8 vouchers are used by recipients to rent apartments in participating privately owned rental units. The property owner receives market rate rent for the unit, but the tenant's rental payment is limited to no more than 30% to 40% of their income. The Coos County Housing Authority pays the balance of the rent to the property owner.