Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA)

500 E Russell Avenue, High Point, NC, 27260
(336)887-2661



Davidson County

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The Housing Authority of the City of High Point administers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program in the City of High Point. The HCV program is the federal government's major prog
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About Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA)

The Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) was chartered as a non-profit corporation in January 1940 under General Statutes, Article 157 of the State of North Carolina to provide decent, safe and sanitary housing to the low-income citizens of High Point. Operating in accordance with regulations promulgated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and as provided for by the terms of the U.S. Housing Act of 1937, the Authority, a Public Housing Agency, is governed by a 7 member board of commissioners.

The agency administers 1,096 units funded under the Public Housing program, and 1,484 tenant based section 8 housing choice vouchers and 101 units through the Section 8 New Construction program. Additionally, the agency operates programs in the areas of housing counseling, Public Housing Capital Fund Program (CFP), Congregate Housing Supportive Services, Demolition and Revitalization of Severely Distressed Public Housing (HOPE VI Grants), an Affordable Housing Program, Upward Mobility Program and Resident and Supportive Services.

The agency also operates a non-profit organization titled Low Income Housing Opportunities, Inc. to provide housing and homeownership opportunities to residents of High Point, North Carolina.

The Section 8 HCV list is currently closed.


Mission Statement

Our Mission is to provide eligible families and individuals with adequate and affordable housing, economic advancement, and home ownership opportunities in a safe, drug-free, suitable, living environment without discrimination. Towards this goal, we offer a variety of programs, including rental subsidies, urban development investments and affordable housing.

Program Summary for Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA)

Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) 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 the City of High Point (HPHA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 162 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) administered a total of 347 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) is located at 500 E Russell Avenue, High Point, NC, 27260 and serves the city of High Point. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) at, (336)887-2661 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 1
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 347
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 162
Waiting list for the Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Guilford County, NC

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 Guilford County, NC:

Median Income
$0
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $19,850
  • $22,700
  • $25,550
  • $28,350
  • $30,650
  • $32,900
  • $35,200
  • $37,450
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $11,900
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $35,200
  • $37,450
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $31,750
  • $36,300
  • $40,850
  • $45,350
  • $49,000
  • $52,650
  • $56,250
  • $59,900

2017 Fair Market Rents for Guilford County, NC

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 Guilford County, NC:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$578 $655 $763 $1025 $1228



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Thomasville Housing Authority Thomasville Housing Authority Thomasville NC 100 260 Open 6.64 Miles Contact
Randleman Housing Authority Randleman Housing Authority Randleman NC N/A N/A Open 14.69 Miles Contact
Greensboro Housing Authority (GHA) Greensboro Housing Authority (GHA) Greensboro NC 509 130 Closed 14.72 Miles Contact
Lexington Housing Authority Lexington Housing Authority Lexington NC 72 136 Open 16.13 Miles Contact
Eastern Carolina Regional Housing Authority Eastern Carolina Regional Housing Authority Goldsboro NC N/A N/A Open 16.28 Miles Contact
Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) Winston-Salem NC 842 N/A Open 17.19 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Housing Authority of the City of High Point (HPHA) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
1,300
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Guilford County Quick Facts

Population: 512,119
Persons Per Household: 2.44
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 28%
Homeownership Rate: 61.0%
Housing Units: 221,366
Yearly Income Per Person: $26,461
Median Household Income: $45,431