Clay County Housing Authority
201 S Locust Street
Flora, Clay County, IL


Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Clay County Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 187 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Clay County Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units.

Clay County Housing Authority is among the 32% of Illinois housing authorities that only offer public housing. Section 8 assistance in its target area is administered by another nearby housing authority.

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

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 Clay County Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 11/23/09 Plan
2008 11/23/07 Plan
2007 11/27/06 Plan
2006 11/4/05 Plan
2005 12/6/04 Plan
2004 12/2/03 Plan
2003 3/21/03 Plan
2002 11/19/01 Plan
2001 11/30/00 Plan
2000 3/29/00 Plan