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