City of Benicia Hsg Auth
28 Riverhill Drive Benicia, CA 94510

707-745-2071

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The City of Benicia Hsg Auth administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 75 affordable rental units. It also administers 372 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, City of Benicia Hsg Auth is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium Low, meaning it administers 250 - 499 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of City of Benicia Hsg Auth between Public Housing Units (17%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (83%) to that of all housing authorities in CA, City of Benicia Hsg Auth has a larger 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 CA.

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.

City of Benicia Hsg Auth manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 82. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Capitol Heights has a passing score.

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

Total Tenant Payment Percentages What is Total Tenant Payment?

Tenants in public housing pay rent based on their income. Generally, the Total Tenant Payment (TTP) is 30% of the tenant’s adjusted income. City of Benicia Hsg Auth owns and manages 75 public housing units in 1 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for City of Benicia Hsg Auth is $541.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of CA ranges from a low of $0.00 to a high of $0.00.

Source Resident Characteristics Report (hud.gov, 2013)

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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Public Housing Projects

75

Public Housing Units

372

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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