City of Hornell Housing Authority

87 East Washington St., Hornell, NY, 14843
(607)324-7912



Steuben County

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About City of Hornell Housing Authority

Established in 1966, the City of Hornell Housing Authority owns and operates 158 units of Housing under asset management principles established by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. The Authority's current Developments include Church Street Court, Sawyer Street Site, Hillside Manor, and 9 Single Family Homes throughout the City of Hornell. The Authority also operates a Tenant based Section Eight Housing Choice Voucher Program, assisting 134 households on a monthly basis. Our staff operates in an efficient, ethical, and professional manner supporting those in need move toward economic self-sufficiency.

Additional Information

There is a wait list for both types of vouchers they administer (tenant-based and project-based) and both wait lists are currently open as of early 2018. An application can be found by clicking on the following link: http://hornellhousing.org/hornell-housing-applications.php Their website also has some information about Hornell Community Apartments developments that you may use a Section 8 voucher to live at depending upon eligibility as well as other useful information.



Mission Statement

The City of Hornell Housing Authority will focus its resources on maintaining, constructing, and assisting households and individuals of the Hornell Community with quality, economically efficient, environmentally friendly, and personally safe homes. The Authority will promote quality value-added services for its clients by creating and maintaining partnerships with appropriate agencies with the collective goal of improving the quality of life in the community we serve.

Program Summary for City of Hornell Housing Authority

City of Hornell 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. City of Hornell Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 158 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. City of Hornell Housing Authority administered a total of 134 Section 8 Vouchers. City of Hornell Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. City of Hornell Housing Authority is located at 87 East Washington St., Hornell, NY, 14843 and serves the city of Hornell. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact City of Hornell Housing Authority at, (607)324-7912 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of City of Hornell Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 2
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 134
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 158
Waiting list for the City of Hornell Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Steuben County, NY

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 Steuben County, NY:

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
  • $20,850
  • $23,800
  • $26,800
  • $29,750
  • $32,150
  • $34,550
  • $36,900
  • $39,300
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $12,500
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $39,300
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $33,350
  • $38,100
  • $42,850
  • $47,600
  • $51,450
  • $55,250
  • $59,050
  • $62,850

2017 Fair Market Rents for Steuben County, NY

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 Steuben County, NY:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$538 $597 $727 $959 $1038



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Olean HA Olean HA Olean NY 49 N/A Open 43.32 Miles Contact
Potter County Housing Authority Potter County Housing Authority Coudersport PA 62 169 Open 43.82 Miles Contact
Horseheads, Village Horseheads, Village Elmira Heights NY 616 661 Open 44.88 Miles Contact
Elmira Housing Authority Elmira Housing Authority Elmira NY N/A N/A Open 44.91 Miles Contact
Elmira Housing Authority Elmira Housing Authority Elmira NY 59 N/A Open 44.91 Miles Contact
Geneva Housing Authority Geneva Housing Authority Geneva NY 30 248 Open 50.57 Miles Contact

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City of Hornell Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
158
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Steuben County Quick Facts

Population: 98,394
Persons Per Household: 2.34
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 17.2%
Homeownership Rate: 71.4%
Housing Units: 48,640
Yearly Income Per Person: $25,371
Median Household Income: $47,476