Torrance Housing Authority

3031 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA, 90503
(310) 618-5840
Wait List Status

About Torrance Housing Authority

The Section 8 Rental Assistance Program is a federally-funded program which enables income eligible families, senior citizens, disabled and handicapped persons to reside in privately-owned, decent, safe and sanitary housing.

Program Summary for Torrance Housing Authority

Torrance 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. Torrance Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Torrance Housing Authority administered a total of 690 Section 8 Vouchers. Torrance Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Torrance Housing Authority is located at 3031 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA, 90503 and serves the city of Torrance. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Torrance Housing Authority at, (310) 618-5840 for more information about coverage area and program availability.

Current Status Active
Size of Torrance Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 690
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Torrance Housing Authority is currently Open

2016 Income Limits for Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles County, CA:

Median Income
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $30,400
  • $34,750
  • $39,100
  • $43,400
  • $46,900
  • $50,350
  • $53,850
  • $57,300
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $18,250
  • $20,850
  • $23,450
  • $26,050
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $48,650
  • $55,600
  • $62,550
  • $69,450
  • $75,050
  • $80,600
  • $86,150
  • $91,700

2017 Fair Market Rents for Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles County, CA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$988 $1195 $1545 $2079 $2303

Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Lomita Housing Authority Lomita Housing Authority Lomita CA N/A N/A Open 2.48 Miles Contact
Redondo Beach Housing Authority Redondo Beach Housing Authority Redondo Beach CA 593 N/A Open 3.27 Miles Contact
Burbank Housing Authority Burbank Housing Authority Burbank CA 1,014 N/A Closed 4.2 Miles Contact
Hawthorne Housing Authority Hawthorne Housing Authority Hawthorne CA 192 190 Open 5.7 Miles Contact
Compton Local Housing Authority Compton Local Housing Authority Compton CA 803 N/A Open 8.21 Miles Contact
City of Long Beach Housing Authority City of Long Beach Housing Authority Long Beach CA 6,797 N/A Open 9.94 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Torrance Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Los Angeles County Quick Facts

Population: 10,116,705
Persons Per Household: 3.01
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 42.2%
Homeownership Rate: 46.9%
Housing Units: 3,462,202
Yearly Income Per Person: $27,749
Median Household Income: $55,909