Carbondale Housing Authority

2 John Street, Carbondale, PA, 18407
(570)282-0280
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Lackawanna County

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About Carbondale Housing Authority



Program Summary for Carbondale Housing Authority

Carbondale 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. Carbondale Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 344 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Carbondale Housing Authority administered a total of 171 Section 8 Vouchers. Carbondale Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Carbondale Housing Authority is located at 2 John Street, Carbondale, PA, 18407 and serves the city of Carbondale. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Carbondale Housing Authority at, (570)282-0280 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Carbondale Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 4
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 171
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 344
Waiting list for the Carbondale Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Lackawanna County, PA

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 Lackawanna County, PA:

Median Income
$0
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $21,150
  • $24,200
  • $27,200
  • $30,200
  • $32,650
  • $35,050
  • $37,450
  • $39,900
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $12,700
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $39,900
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $33,850
  • $38,650
  • $43,500
  • $48,300
  • $52,200
  • $56,050
  • $59,900
  • $63,800

2017 Fair Market Rents for Lackawanna County, PA

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 Lackawanna County, PA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$553 $657 $802 $1037 $1202



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Wayne County Housing Authority (WCHA) Wayne County Housing Authority (WCHA) Waymart PA 675 N/A Open 4.37 Miles Contact
Lackawanna County Housing Authority Lackawanna County Housing Authority Dunmore PA 886 1,132 Open 12.83 Miles Contact
Scranton HA Scranton HA Scranton PA 1,016 1,295 Open 14.04 Miles Contact
Wyoming County Housing Authority Wyoming County Housing Authority Nicholson PA N/A N/A Open 15.03 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of the City of Pittston Housing Authority of the City of Pittston Pittston PA N/A N/A Open 23.25 Miles Contact
Susquehanna County HA Susquehanna County HA Montrose PA N/A N/A Open 26.41 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Carbondale Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
344
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Lackawanna County Quick Facts

Population: 212,719
Persons Per Household: 2.4
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 26.3%
Homeownership Rate: 66.8%
Housing Units: 96,367
Yearly Income Per Person: $25,594
Median Household Income: $46,044