Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD)

501 Mohn Street, Steelton, PA, 17113
(717)939-9301



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About Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD)

The Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) is a non-profit, public agency incorporated in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania under the Housing Authority Law of 1937 for the purpose of providing decent, safe, and affordable living environments that foster stability, independence and self-sufficiency for low income residents of Dauphin County.

HACD owns and operates approximately 8 conventional Public Housing dwellings which are subsidized by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Authority also administers the Federal housing subsidy program known as Section 8, which makes it possible for residents with low incomes to live in private rental housing throughout the county, HACD is currently assisting more than 1, rental assistance clients. In addition, the Authority offers a program to assist qualified low income residents' become homeowners.

The Section 8 waiting list is currently closed


Mission Statement

The Mission of the Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin is to provide eligible families with Safe, Decent, and Affordable housing opportunities as they strive to achieve self-sufficiency and improve the quality of their lives. Furthermore, the Housing Authority will endeavor to provide accessible facilities to persons with disabilities. The Housing Authority is committed to operating in an efficient, ethical, and professional manner as well as creating and maintaining partnerships with its clients and appropriate community agencies.

Program Summary for Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD)

Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) 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 the County of Dauphin (HACD) manages several funded programs and has a total of 731 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) administered a total of 1,072 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) is located at 501 Mohn Street, Steelton, PA, 17113 and serves the city of Steelton. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) at, (717)939-9301 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 11
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 1,072
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 731
Waiting list for the Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) is currently Open


2020 Income Limits for Dauphin County, PA

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 Dauphin County, PA:

Median Income
$85,000
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $29,750
  • $34,000
  • $38,250
  • $42,500
  • $45,900
  • $49,300
  • $52,700
  • $56,100
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $17,850
  • $20,400
  • $22,950
  • $26,200
  • $30,680
  • $35,160
  • $39,640
  • $44,120
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $47,600
  • $54,400
  • $61,200
  • $68,000
  • $73,450
  • $78,900
  • $84,350
  • $89,800

2017 Fair Market Rents for Dauphin County, PA

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 Dauphin County, PA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$609 $737 $918 $1181 $1265



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Harrisburg Housing Authority (HHA) Harrisburg Housing Authority (HHA) Harrisburg PA 1,345 1,726 Open 3.17 Miles Contact
Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities (CCHRA) Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities (CCHRA) Carlisle PA 73 36 Open 19.07 Miles Contact
York Housing Authority (YHA) York Housing Authority (YHA) York PA 1,574 1,092 Open 19.47 Miles Contact
Lebanon County Housing Authority Lebanon County Housing Authority Lebanon PA 740 425 Open 20.95 Miles Contact
Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities Lancaster PA 298 40 Open 30.56 Miles Contact
Lancaster City Housing Authority Lancaster City Housing Authority Lancaster PA 1,003 566 Open 31.05 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin (HACD) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
775
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Dauphin County Quick Facts

Population: 271,453
Persons Per Household: 2.41
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 24.3%
Homeownership Rate: 64.4%
Housing Units: 121,304
Yearly Income Per Person: $29,234
Median Household Income: $54,066