Corpus Christi Housing Authority

3701 Ayers St., Corpus Christi, TX, 78415
(361) 889-3300

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About Corpus Christi Housing Authority

Corpus Christi Housing Authority provides low-cost housing for more than 4,000 people and has more than 1,800 units available. The average rent is slightly more than $115 a month, while the average age of an HACC resident is 23.8 years, with more than half of the HACC residents under age seventeen.

The Housing Authority operates five family resource centers throughout the city to provide group mentoring, tutoring/scholastic skills, recreation, etc. to youths 6 to 17 after school and during the summer.

CCHA services include assistance to the elderly with daily living, medical needs, and transportation, while its family assistance programs provide help with childcare, transportation, counseling, dispute resolution, and housekeeping.

The wide array of social services supplements the Corpus Christi Housing Authority's primary purpose, to provide economical housing to low-income residents, a mission it will continue to perform as long as the need exists.

Additional Information

Section 8 Voucher Program is currently not accepting applications for the program. The only program available is Low Income Housing Assistance. You may apply for that waiting list at

Mission Statement

The Corpus Christi Housing Authority is committed to building and maintaining affordable housing for the low to mixed income residents in our community, without discrimination. We seek to promote safe neighborhoods by partnering with individuals and organizations to provide housing, employment opportunities and education benefits for eligible individuals to improve their quality of life.

Program Summary for Corpus Christi Housing Authority

Corpus Christi 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. Corpus Christi Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Corpus Christi Housing Authority administered a total of 31 Section 8 Vouchers. Corpus Christi Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Corpus Christi Housing Authority is located at 3701 Ayers St., Corpus Christi, TX, 78415 and serves the city of Corpus Christi. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Corpus Christi Housing Authority at, (361) 889-3300 for more information about coverage area and program availability.

Current Status Active
Size of Corpus Christi Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 31
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Corpus Christi Housing Authority is currently Closed

2020 Income Limits for Live Oak 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 Live Oak County, TX:

Median Income
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $22,300
  • $25,500
  • $28,700
  • $31,850
  • $34,400
  • $36,950
  • $39,500
  • $42,050
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $13,400
  • $17,240
  • $21,720
  • $26,200
  • $30,680
  • $35,160
  • $39,500
  • $42,050
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $35,700
  • $40,800
  • $45,900
  • $50,950
  • $55,050
  • $59,150
  • $63,200
  • $67,300

2017 Fair Market Rents for Live Oak 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 Live Oak County, TX:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$535 $538 $681 $991 $1079

Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Gregory Housing Authority Gregory Housing Authority Gregory TX 39 58 Open 14.05 Miles Contact
Taft Housing Authority Taft Housing Authority Taft TX N/A N/A Open 15.13 Miles Contact
Ingleside Housing Authority Ingleside Housing Authority Ingleside TX N/A N/A Open 15.18 Miles Contact
Robstown Housing Authority Robstown Housing Authority Robstown TX 177 260 Open 16.3 Miles Contact
Aransas Pass Housing Authority Aransas Pass Housing Authority Aransas Pass TX 279 88 Open 19.17 Miles Contact
Sinton Housing Authority Sinton Housing Authority Sinton TX 109 84 Open 19.55 Miles Contact

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Corpus Christi Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Live Oak County Quick Facts

Population: 12,091
Persons Per Household: 2.58
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 2.9%
Homeownership Rate: 81.8%
Housing Units: 6,047
Yearly Income Per Person: $21,016
Median Household Income: $42,829