Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency
215 Sycamore St Muscatine, IA 52761

563-264-1554

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 150 affordable rental units. It also administers 376 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency 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 Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency between Public Housing Units (29%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (71%) to that of all housing authorities in IA, Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency 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 IA.

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.

Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 95. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Clark House 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. Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency owns and manages 150 public housing units in 1 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency is $319.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of IA 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

150

Public Housing Units

376

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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