Housing Authorities in Marion County, Oregon

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Marion County, Oregon, serving a population of 330,453 people in an area of 1,181 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 165,226 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 590 square miles.

In Oregon, Marion County is ranked 16th of 36 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 6th of 36 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Marion County Housing Authorities

Find Marion County, Oregon housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Marion County Housing Authority 2645 Portland Road Northeast Salem, OR

Salem Housing Authority 360 Church Street Southeast Salem, OR

About Marion County Housing Authorities

Marion 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 Marion County, OR. Marion County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Marion County Housing Board.

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

Marion County Public Housing Statistics

Find Marion County HUD Housing Programs, Public Housing Programs, and Section 8 Housing Programs. Data Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), Picture of Subsidized Households: 2018.

Marion County HUD Housing Programs
 Marion CountyOregon
Subsidized Units5,09152,887
Occupied %86.0%93.0%
People Per Unit2.21.9
People Total9,46697,522
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$364$354
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$535$637
Average Months on Wait List2124
Marion County Public Housing Programs
 Marion CountyOregon
Subsidized Units1903,705
Occupied %95.0%97.0%
People Per Unit4.02.3
People Total7198,324
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$515$365
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$629$666
Average Months on Wait List1232
Marion County Section 8 Housing Programs
 Marion CountyOregon
Subsidized Units76110,058
Occupied %94.0%93.0%
People Per Unit1.61.5
People Total1,16014,221
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$289$285
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$515$609