Dallas County Housing Authority

2377 N. Stemmons, #700, Dallas, TX, 75207
(214) 819-1871



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About Dallas County Housing Authority

Reflecting the different housing needs of its population, Dallas County operates a number of housing programs.

The County's Emergency Rental Assistance/Welfare Program provides short-term rental assistance to the disabled indigent who do not yet receive social security, workers compensation or other disability benefits. For more information about this program, please call 214.819.2000.

The County's Section 8 Rental Assistance Program provides rental assistance to low-income households. For more information about this program, please call 214.819.1871.

The County's Home Loan Counseling Center helps people buy a home by providing counseling services and down payment assistance. The HLCC can be reached at 214.819.6060.

The County's Weatherization Program provides energy-related improvements (insulation, weather-stripping, etc.) to low-income residences. For more information about this program, please call 214.819.1909.

The County's Replacement Housing Program demolishes substandard low/moderate income owner-occupied housing that is too dilapidated to be economically repaired and replaces it with a new 1,000-square-foot home. This program is only operated in a few of the County's smaller cities. For more information about this program, please call 214.653.6884.


Mission Statement

DCHHS' Section 8 Housing Assistance Program helps low-to moderate-income residents rent decent, safe and sanitary housing. The program provides financial assistance, counseling, and housing inspection services.


Program Summary for Dallas County Housing Authority

Dallas 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. Dallas County Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Dallas County Housing Authority administered a total of 4,369 Section 8 Vouchers. Dallas County Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Dallas County Housing Authority is located at 2377 N. Stemmons, #700, Dallas, TX, 75207 and serves the city of Dallas. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Dallas County Housing Authority at, (214) 819-1871 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Dallas County Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 4,369
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Dallas County Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Dallas County, TX

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 Dallas County, TX:

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
  • $25,100
  • $28,700
  • $32,300
  • $35,850
  • $38,750
  • $41,600
  • $44,500
  • $47,350
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $15,050
  • $17,200
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $40,150
  • $45,900
  • $51,650
  • $57,350
  • $61,950
  • $66,550
  • $71,150
  • $75,750

2017 Fair Market Rents for Dallas 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 Dallas County, TX:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$689 $837 $1031 $1390 $1774



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Dallas Housing Authority Dallas Housing Authority Dallas TX 59 N/A Open 1.4 Miles Contact
Grand Prairie Housing Authority Grand Prairie Housing Authority Grand Prairie TX 2,701 N/A Open 10.51 Miles Contact
Balch Springs HAP Program Balch Springs HAP Program Balch Springs TX 42 N/A Closed 13.45 Miles Contact
Mesquite HAP Program Mesquite HAP Program Mesquite TX N/A N/A Open 13.6 Miles Contact
Garland Housing Authority Garland Housing Authority Garland TX N/A N/A Open 14.09 Miles Contact
Arlington City Housing Authority Arlington City Housing Authority Arlington TX N/A N/A Open 16.51 Miles Contact

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Dallas County Housing Authority Program Type:
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Dallas County Quick Facts

Population: 2,518,638
Persons Per Household: 2.77
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 38.9%
Homeownership Rate: 52.5%
Housing Units: 961,189
Yearly Income Per Person: $26,816
Median Household Income: $49,481