Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC)

5210 Kuhn St., Port Townsend, WA, 98368
(360)379-2565



Jefferson County

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About Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC)

The Housing Authority of Clallam County is currently the HA agency for Jefferson County Section 8 and Tenant Based Rental Assistance programs.

The Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) was established in 1970 to offer safe, decent, affordable housing to low-income residents of Jefferson County. One hundred and fifteen households benefit from the Housing Choice Voucher Program though the HAJC. Families that qualify for vouchers pay approximately one-third of their monthly income for rent to a private landlord, and the remainder is paid by the Housing Authority. This helps to ensure a decent quality of life for low-income families, because if rent takes up more than a third of the household income, it's impossible to pay for other basics, such as food and utilities.


Program Summary for Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC)

Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) 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 Jefferson County (HAJC) manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) currently has as its program type. Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) is located at 5210 Kuhn St., Port Townsend, WA, 98368 and serves the city of Port Townsend. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) at, (360)379-2565 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


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Waiting list for the Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Jefferson County, WA

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, WA:

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
  • $22,550
  • $25,800
  • $29,000
  • $32,200
  • $34,800
  • $37,400
  • $39,950
  • $42,550
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $13,550
  • $16,020
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $36,050
  • $41,200
  • $46,350
  • $51,500
  • $55,650
  • $59,750
  • $63,900
  • $68,000

2017 Fair Market Rents for Jefferson County, WA

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, WA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$612 $726 $965 $1314 $1696



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Housing Authority of Island County Housing Authority of Island County Coupeville WA 20 N/A Closed 7.08 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of the City of Anacortes (AHA) Housing Authority of the City of Anacortes (AHA) Anacortes WA N/A N/A Open 27.32 Miles Contact
Everett Housing Authority Everett Housing Authority Everett WA 2,539 621 Open 28.73 Miles Contact
Peninsula Housing Authority Peninsula Housing Authority Port Angeles WA 611 270 Open 29.96 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of Skagit County Housing Authority of Skagit County Burlington WA 59 N/A Open 30.25 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of Snohomish County (HASCO) Housing Authority of Snohomish County (HASCO) Everett WA 3,398 210 Open 30.76 Miles Contact

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Housing Authority of Jefferson County (HAJC) Program Type:
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  • Low Rent Units
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Jefferson County Quick Facts

Population: 30,228
Persons Per Household: 2.1
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 8.9%
Homeownership Rate: 73.2%
Housing Units: 17,820
Yearly Income Per Person: $28,266
Median Household Income: $46,320