Phenix City Housing Authority
200 16th Street Phenix City, AL 36867

334-664-9991

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Phenix City Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 7 projects which contain 924 affordable rental units. It also administers 772 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Phenix City Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium High public housing authority, meaning it manages between 500 - 1,249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium High, meaning it administers 500 - 1,249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Phenix City Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (54%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (46%) to that of all housing authorities in AL, Phenix City Housing Authority has a smaller proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in AL.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

Phenix City Housing Authority manages 5 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 84. The scores for properties managed by Phenix City Housing Authority range from a high of 98 to a low of 69.

The highest scoring property in the Phenix City Housing Authority portfolio is Blake and the lowest scoring property is Stough.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 100% of properties managed by Phenix City Housing Authority have a passing score.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (data.gov, 2014)

Waiting List Status:


The Section 8 and Public Housing programs administered by this housing authority are often over subscribed requiring the use of a waiting list. The waiting list would typically only open for brief periods. To find out of the waiting list is open or when it may open, please contact the housing authority directly.

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7

Public Housing Projects

924

Public Housing Units

772

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Public Housing Size

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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