Marion County Housing Authority

For the communities of Marion County, outside the urban growth boundary of Salem and Keizer.

Marion County Housing Authority

Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Wait List is open

 

Persons wishing to apply are required to use the online application portal. The head of household must be 18 years or older (or an emancipated minor) at the time they receive a voucher.

Wait List information:

  • Registration will open June 15, 2015.  There are two links, (1) for persons wishing to complete an application in English and (2) for persons wishing to complete the application in Spanish. The addresses to link to are:

 

https://ormarionco.tenmast.com/apply

https://ormarioncospanish.tenmast.com/apply

 

 

Check yes on the application if you are eligible for a MCHA preferences, which include:

  • Homeless, as defined by the HCV Administrative Plan

 

  • Participant in MC Health Department Addictions and Mental Health RAP

 

  • Does the head of household currently live, work or attend school in one of these communities (this does not include the City of Salem, the City of Keizer or the Urban Growth Boundary).

Map of Marion County

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE:

  •  Only one person per household may register. Households may only register once.
  • If you applied for any previous Section 8 waitlist you must reapply.
  • Applications will be selected to determine eligibility based upon date and time of application received online and any declared preferences. You must provide proof of the preference when required by MCHA.
  • There is a 12-month residency requirement in Marion County’s jurisdiction upon leasing of the voucher.
  • The application period will close when the limit of 2,000 preference applications is received.
  • The application form asks you to provide the name, date of birth, social security number, race and gender of all members of your household, as well as your household’s annual income, and employment information. Since it is not possible to save an unfinished application, it is best to have this material on-hand before beginning.
  • The online portal will work with most smartphones. Computers are available in public libraries and other public offices.

Upon request, Marion County will provide reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities so they can participate in Marion County Housing Section 8 program by calling 503-798-4170 during normal business hours. Marion County Housing Authority is an equal opportunity housing provider.

 

FY 2015 Income Limits Summary

FY 2015 Income Limit Area Median Income

FY 2015 Income Limit Category Persons in Family
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Marion County $57,200 Very Low (50%) Income Limits ($)

20,050 22,900 25,750 28,600 30,900 33,200 35,500 37,800
Extremely Low (30%) Income Limits ($)*

12,050 15,930 20,090 24,250 28,410 32,570 35,500* 37,800*
Low (80%) Income Limits ($)

32,050 36,600 41,200 45,750 49,450 53,100 56,750 60,400

Upon request, Marion County will provide reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities so they can participate in Marion County Housing Authority’s Section 8 program by calling 503-798-4170 during normal business hours (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) Marion County Housing Authority is an equal opportunity housing provider.

2645 Portland Rd NE, Suite 200Salem, OR 97301

Phone: 503-798-4170
Fax: 503-798-4171