Livingston County Housing Authority

903 W North Street, Pontiac, IL, 61764
(815)844-6013



Livingston County

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About Livingston County Housing Authority

The Livingston County Housing Authority offers low-income public housing for eligible elderly citizens and for eligible families. The agency currently administers seventy-two (72) units of elderly housing at Livingston Apartments, 920 W. Madison, Pontiac, Illinois; fifty (50) units of family housing at Meadowview Court, 903 W. North, Pontiac, Illinois; thirty (30) family units at Myers Court, Wabash and Aurora Streets, Pontiac, Illinois; and one (1) unit at 202 E. Michigan Avenue, Pontiac, Illinois. Additionally, the agency administrators thirty (30) units of elderly housing in Chatsworth, Illinois, and thirty (30) units of family housing at Reni Court in Chatsworth, Illinois. We also administer twelve (12) units of elderly housing in Odell, Illinois, and twelve (12) units of elderly housing in Cornel, Illinois.

The LCHA also administers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, which subsidizes the rent of privately owned rental housing, for low-income persons, in the Livingston County area. These units must meet required property standards and must be rented by families within maximum income limits of the program. Families determined to be eligible for this program have a portion of their rent paid by the LCHA directly to the landlord.


Program Summary for Livingston County Housing Authority

Livingston 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. Livingston County Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 237 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Livingston County Housing Authority administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Livingston County Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Livingston County Housing Authority is located at 903 W North Street, Pontiac, IL, 61764 and serves the city of Pontiac. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Livingston County Housing Authority at, (815)844-6013 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Livingston County Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 3
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher N/A
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 237
Waiting list for the Livingston County Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Livingston 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 Livingston County, IL:

Median Income
$0
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $23,350
  • $26,700
  • $30,050
  • $33,350
  • $36,050
  • $38,700
  • $41,400
  • $44,050
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $14,000
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $37,350
  • $42,700
  • $48,050
  • $53,350
  • $57,650
  • $61,900
  • $66,200
  • $70,450

2017 Fair Market Rents for Livingston 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 Livingston County, IL:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$423 $501 $666 $902 $928



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 32.2 Miles Contact
McLean County Housing Authority McLean County Housing Authority Bloomington IL N/A N/A Open 33.97 Miles Contact
Bloomington Housing Authority (BHA) Bloomington Housing Authority (BHA) Bloomington IL 445 636 Open 33.97 Miles Contact
Housing Authority for LaSalle County (HALC) Housing Authority for LaSalle County (HALC) Ottawa IL 536 948 Open 34.19 Miles Contact
Woodford County Housing Authority Woodford County Housing Authority Eureka IL N/A N/A Open 34.74 Miles Contact
Grundy County Housing Authority Grundy County Housing Authority Morris IL N/A N/A Open 35.81 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Livingston County Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
237
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Livingston County Quick Facts

Population: 37,903
Persons Per Household: 2.37
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 14.1%
Homeownership Rate: 73.9%
Housing Units: 15,791
Yearly Income Per Person: $24,952
Median Household Income: $54,614