Massac County Housing Authority
1209 East 5th Street
Metropolis, Massac County, IL


Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Massac County Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 2 projects which contain 233 affordable rental units.

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

Massac 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)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

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

Massac County Housing Authority manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 88. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Fairmount Apartments has a passing score.

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 Massac County Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 10/7/10 Plan
2008 8/15/08 Plan
2007 6/8/07 Plan
2006 5/16/06 Plan
2005 6/14/05 Plan
2004 6/3/04 Plan
2003 5/9/03 Plan
2002 8/30/02 Plan
2001 6/25/01 Plan
2000 7/26/00 Plan


Public Housing Projects


Public Housing Units

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

No units

Section 8 Size


Program Type

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