They do have a Section 8 waiting list however, it is closed as of late 2017. Contact their office for information about their Public Housing Program.
Beaumont 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. Beaumont Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 732 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Beaumont Housing Authority administered a total of 2,067 Section 8 Vouchers. Beaumont Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Beaumont Housing Authority is located at 1890 Laurel St., Beaumont, TX, 77701 and serves the city of Beaumont. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Beaumont Housing Authority at, (409)951-7200 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
|Size of Beaumont Housing Authority compared nationally||Large|
|Total Numbers of Communities||15|
|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||2,067|
|Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units||732|
|Waiting list for the Beaumont 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 Jefferson County, TX:
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 Jefferson County, TX:
|Agency Name||City||State||Section 8 Voucher||Housing Units||Status||Distance|
|Port Arthur Housing Authority||Port Arthur||TX||2,949||302||Open||17.45 Miles||Contact|
|Orange County Housing Authority||Port Arthur||TX||N/A||N/A||Open||17.47 Miles||Contact|
|Orange City Housing Authority||Orange||TX||868||375||Open||22.79 Miles||Contact|
|Vinton Housing Authority||Vinton||LA||50||68||Open||33.23 Miles||Contact|
|Liberty County Housing Authority||Liberty||TX||N/A||N/A||Open||40.7 Miles||Contact|
|Kirbyville Housing Authority||Kirbyville||TX||N/A||N/A||Open||41.72 Miles||Contact|