Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC)

837 S Main Street, Racine, WI, 53403
(262)636-3405



Racine County

Section 8 Voucher Wait List   Open
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  • Ending: Aug 06, 2018
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The Racine County Housing Authority in Wisconsin is accepting applications for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list from August 6th, 2018 until August 9th at 4PM (CST). &
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Public Housing Wait List   Closed
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About Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC)

The Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) provides affordable housing in a number of different ways:
We administer 1539 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers including 35 VASH Vouchers.

Additional Information

The Waiting List for Public Housing is currently CLOSED as of August 2018.



Mission Statement

The mission of the Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) is to be the leader in making excellent affordable housing available for low, very low, and extremely low income families in Racine County. Through effective management and responsible stewardship of public funds, we will forge effective partnerships to maximize housing-related social and economic opportunities. We will foremost promote home ownership and also self-sufficiency and urban stability.

Program Summary for Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC)

Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) 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 Racine County (HARC) manages several funded programs and has a total of 8 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) administered a total of 1,574 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) is located at 837 S Main Street, Racine, WI, 53403 and serves the city of Racine. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) at, (262)636-3405 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 1
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 1,574
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 8
Waiting list for the Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) is currently Closed


2017 Income Limits for ,

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 , :

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
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0
  • $0

2017 Fair Market Rents for Racine County, WI

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 Racine County, WI:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$539 $584 $776 $1051 $1070



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Kenosha Housing Authority (KHA) Kenosha Housing Authority (KHA) Kenosha WI 1,181 N/A Open 9.55 Miles Contact
South Milwaukee Community Development Authority (SMCDA) South Milwaukee Community Development Authority (SMCDA) South Milwaukee WI N/A N/A Open 12.32 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) Milwaukee WI 6,166 3,871 Open 22.85 Miles Contact
West Allis Housing Authority West Allis Housing Authority West Allis WI 557 N/A Open 23.19 Miles Contact
Milwaukee County HA Milwaukee County HA Milwaukee WI 2,071 N/A Open 23.41 Miles Contact
Waukegan Housing Authority Waukegan Housing Authority Waukegan IL 848 448 Open 25.58 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
8
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Racine County Quick Facts

Population: 195,163
Persons Per Household: 2.53
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 27.2%
Homeownership Rate: 69.5%
Housing Units: 82,052
Yearly Income Per Person: $27,141
Median Household Income: $54,090