Housing Authority of Champaign County

205 W. Park Ave., Champaign, IL, 61820
(217) 378-7100



Champaign County

Section 8 Voucher Wait List   Open
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  • Ending: Jun 17, 2019
    Mon 09:00 AM

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Starting on June 17th, 2019 through June 30th, 2019, the Housing Authority of Champaign County will be accepting applications for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list.To apply,
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Public Housing Wait List   Open
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  • Ending: Jun 03, 2019
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The Housing Authority of Champaign County is set to begin accepting preliminary applications for a waiting list for its Hayes Homes for older adults in need of rental assistance.The list for
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About Housing Authority of Champaign County

The Housing Authority of Champaign County (HACC) was created by the Illinois State Legislature in 1939 to provide homes for low income families. The rents do not fully cover the economic cost of shelter, but require subsidy by the Federal Government.

The Housing Authority of Champaign County (HACC) is proud to offer quality, safe and affordable housing to the citizens of Champaign County.


Mission Statement

Our goal is to offer nothing but the best to our tenants. We never accept “good” as standard. Anyone can make promises, but the HACC has a reputation for keeping its promises.

Program Summary for Housing Authority of Champaign County

Housing Authority of Champaign 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 Champaign County manages several funded programs and has a total of 354 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of Champaign County administered a total of 1,813 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of Champaign County currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Authority of Champaign County is located at 205 W. Park Ave., Champaign, IL, 61820 and serves the city of Champaign. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of Champaign County at, (217) 378-7100 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Authority of Champaign County compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 9
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 1,813
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 354
Waiting list for the Housing Authority of Champaign County is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Champaign County, IL

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 Champaign County, IL:

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
  • $24,500
  • $28,000
  • $31,500
  • $34,950
  • $37,750
  • $40,550
  • $43,350
  • $46,150
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $14,700
  • $16,800
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $39,150
  • $44,750
  • $50,350
  • $55,900
  • $60,400
  • $64,850
  • $69,350
  • $73,800

2017 Fair Market Rents for Champaign County, IL

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 Champaign County, IL:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$544 $668 $829 $1041 $1387



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Ford County Housing Authority Ford County Housing Authority Gibson City IL N/A N/A Open 24.88 Miles Contact
Piatt County Housing Authority Piatt County Housing Authority Hammond IL N/A N/A Open 30.09 Miles Contact
Danville Housing Authority Danville Housing Authority Danville IL 970 N/A Open 34.45 Miles Contact
Vermilion County Housing Authority Vermilion County Housing Authority Rossville IL 108 212 Open 35.29 Miles Contact
Dewitt County Housing Authority Dewitt County Housing Authority Clinton IL N/A N/A Open 37.58 Miles Contact
Decatur Housing Authority Decatur Housing Authority Decatur IL 1,123 949 Open 40.47 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Housing Authority of Champaign County Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
354
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Champaign County Quick Facts

Population: 207,133
Persons Per Household: 2.35
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 35.6%
Homeownership Rate: 54.9%
Housing Units: 88,527
Yearly Income Per Person: $25,713
Median Household Income: $45,808