Housing Authority of the City of Muncie
409 E 1st Street Muncie, IN 47302

765-288-9242

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of the City of Muncie administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 10 projects which contain 359 affordable rental units. It also administers 864 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of the City of Muncie is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 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 Housing Authority of the City of Muncie between Public Housing Units (29%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (71%) to that of all housing authorities in IN, Housing Authority of the City of Muncie 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 IN.

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.

Housing Authority of the City of Muncie manages 4 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 69. The scores for properties managed by Housing Authority of the City of Muncie range from a high of 89 to a low of 41.

The highest scoring property in the Housing Authority of the City of Muncie portfolio is Gillespie Tower and the lowest scoring property is Parkview Apartments.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 75% of properties managed by Housing Authority of the City of Muncie 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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10

Public Housing Projects

359

Public Housing Units

864

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Public Housing Size

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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