Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard
435 South D Street
Oxnard, Ventura County, CA

805-385-8096

Waiting List Status: Closed


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Public Housing Projects

778

Public Housing Units

1,684

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Public Housing Size

Large (1,250 - 9,999)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard
435 South D Street
Oxnard, Ventura County, CA

805-385-8096

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Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 8 projects which contain 778 affordable rental units. It also administers 1,684 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard 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 Large, meaning it administers 1,250 - 9,999 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard between Public Housing Units (32%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (68%) to that of all housing authorities in California, Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard 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 California.

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

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard scored an average of 91 points. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2002 and a low score of 77 in 2003. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in California is 75.30.

Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard has an average score that is more than the average California housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

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

Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard manages 5 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 89. The scores for properties managed by Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard range from a high of 97 to a low of 66.

The highest scoring property in the Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard portfolio is Palm Vista and the lowest scoring property is Plaza Vista.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 100% of properties managed by Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard have 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. Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard owns and manages 778 public housing units in 8 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard is $578.00 compared to the state average of $375.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of California ranges from a low of $307.00 to a high of $677.00.

Source Resident Characteristics Report (hud.gov, 2013)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard.

Approved Plan PDF Document
5/15/12 Plan
6/8/11 Plan
7/7/10 Plan
11/6/09 Plan
6/23/08 Plan
6/27/07 Plan
6/27/06 Plan
5/10/04 Plan
6/28/03 Plan
6/5/02 Plan
9/17/01 Plan
6/20/00 Plan