Orange County Housing Authority

1770 North Broadway, Santa Ana, CA, 92706
(714) 480-2700



Orange County

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About Orange County Housing Authority

Waiting list is closed. We are not accepting any pre-application at this time.

Orange County Housing Authority (OCHA) is a division within Orange County Community Services that administers federally funded programs to provide monthly rental assistance to qualified tenants in privately owned rental housing. The largest such program is referred to as the Housing Choice Voucher Program. Participants who receive a Housing Voucher can use this rental assistance in a variety of rental dwellings and locations with almost any property owner who is willing to participate in the program.


Mission Statement

Making Orange County a safe, healthy, and fulfilling place to live, work, and play, today and for generations to come, by providing outstanding, cost-effective regional public services.

Program Summary for Orange County Housing Authority

Orange County Housing Authority is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Orange County Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 302 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Orange County Housing Authority administered a total of 147 Section 8 Vouchers. Orange County Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Orange County Housing Authority is located at 1770 North Broadway, Santa Ana, CA, 92706 and serves the city of Santa Ana. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Orange County Housing Authority at, (714) 480-2700 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Orange County Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 2
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 147
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 302
Waiting list for the Orange County Housing Authority is currently Closed


2016 Income Limits for Orange 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 Orange County, CA:

Median Income
$85,000
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $34,150
  • $39,000
  • $43,900
  • $48,750
  • $52,650
  • $56,550
  • $60,450
  • $64,350
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $20,500
  • $23,400
  • $26,350
  • $29,250
  • $31,600
  • $33,950
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $54,600
  • $62,400
  • $70,200
  • $78,000
  • $84,250
  • $90,500
  • $96,750
  • $103,000

2017 Fair Market Rents for Orange 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 Orange County, CA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$1257 $1436 $1813 $2531 $2760



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Santa Ana Housing Authority Santa Ana Housing Authority Santa Ana CA 220 279 Closed 0.87 Miles Contact
Garden Grove Housing Authority Garden Grove Housing Authority Garden Grove CA 2,337 N/A Closed 3.94 Miles Contact
Anaheim Housing Authority Anaheim Housing Authority Anaheim CA 6,486 N/A Closed 4.9 Miles Contact
Hawaiian Gardens Housing Division Hawaiian Gardens Housing Division Hawaiian Gardens CA 447 153 Open 13.09 Miles Contact
Norwalk Housing Authority Norwalk Housing Authority Norwalk CA 705 N/A Open 15.83 Miles Contact
Lakewood Housing Authority Lakewood Housing Authority Lakewood CA N/A N/A Open 16.3 Miles Contact

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Orange County Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
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Orange County Quick Facts

Population: 3,145,515
Persons Per Household: 3.02
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 34.2%
Homeownership Rate: 58.7%
Housing Units: 1,059,986
Yearly Income Per Person: $34,057
Median Household Income: $75,422