Housing Authority of Kings County

680 N. Douty Street, Hanford, CA, 93230
(559) 582-2806



Kings County

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About Housing Authority of Kings County

The Housing Authority provides low income families with affordable rental housing that is decent, safe, and sanitary. The Housing Authority provides rental assistance to approximately 1090 individuals and families in its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and affordable housing programs.

The Kings County Housing Authority serves all of Kings County, including the incorporated and unincorporated cities of Armona, Avenal, Corcoran, Hanford, Kettleman City, Lemoore, and Stratford.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Housing Authority of the County of Kings is to promote decent, safe, and affordable housing and economic opportunity to low-income families.

We are committed to assisting low-income families with incomes below 80% of area median, adjusted for family size.

Program Summary for Housing Authority of Kings County

Housing Authority of Kings County is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Housing Authority of Kings County manages several funded programs and has a total of 268 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of Kings County administered a total of 688 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of Kings County currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Authority of Kings County is located at 680 N. Douty Street, Hanford, CA, 93230 and serves the city of Hanford. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of Kings County at, (559) 582-2806 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Authority of Kings County compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 2
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 688
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 268
Waiting list for the Housing Authority of Kings County is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Kings County, CA

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Kings County, CA:

Median Income
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Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $20,650
  • $23,600
  • $26,550
  • $29,450
  • $31,850
  • $34,200
  • $36,550
  • $38,900
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $12,400
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,550
  • $38,900
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $33,000
  • $37,700
  • $42,400
  • $47,100
  • $50,900
  • $54,650
  • $58,450
  • $62,200

2017 Fair Market Rents for Kings County, CA

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Kings County, CA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$619 $623 $803 $1133 $1296



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Housing Authority of the County of Tulare Housing Authority of the County of Tulare Visalia CA 2,876 710 Open 16.58 Miles Contact
Fresno Housing Authority Fresno Housing Authority Fresno CA N/A N/A Open 29.03 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of the City of Madera Housing Authority of the City of Madera Madera CA 791 244 Open 49.25 Miles Contact
Wasco Housing Authority Wasco Housing Authority Wasco CA N/A N/A Open 53.92 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of the County of Kern Housing Authority of the County of Kern Bakersfield CA 25 68 Closed 56.66 Miles Contact
Paso Robles Housing Authority Paso Robles Housing Authority Paso Robles CA N/A N/A Open 75.13 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Housing Authority of Kings County Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
268
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Kings County Quick Facts

Population: 150,269
Persons Per Household: 3.28
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 19.7%
Homeownership Rate: 51.8%
Housing Units: 44,513
Yearly Income Per Person: $18,429
Median Household Income: $48,133