Jacksonville Housing Authority
1300 Broad Street Jacksonville, FL 32202

904-630-3810

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Jacksonville Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 21 projects which contain 2,795 affordable rental units. It also administers 7,292 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Jacksonville Housing Authority is determined to be a Large public housing authority, meaning it manages between 1,250 - 9,999 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 Jacksonville Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (28%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (72%) to that of all housing authorities in FL, Jacksonville Housing Authority 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 FL.

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.

Jacksonville Housing Authority manages 16 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 81. The scores for properties managed by Jacksonville Housing Authority range from a high of 95 to a low of 65.

The highest scoring property in the Jacksonville Housing Authority portfolio is Lindsey Terrace and the lowest scoring property is Twin Towers.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 100% of properties managed by Jacksonville Housing Authority 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. Jacksonville Housing Authority owns and manages 2795 public housing units in 21 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Jacksonville Housing Authority is $237.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of FL 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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21

Public Housing Projects

2,795

Public Housing Units

7,292

Section 8 Vouchers

Large (1,250 - 9,999)

Public Housing Size

Large (1,250 - 9,999)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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