Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur
312 Brook Street Sulphur, LA 70663

318-527-5248

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 202 affordable rental units. It also administers 190 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur 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 Small, meaning it administers 50 - 249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur between Public Housing Units (52%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (48%) to that of all housing authorities in LA, Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur 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 LA.

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 Sulphur manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 91. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Unnamed 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. Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur owns and manages 202 public housing units in 1 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Housing Authority of the City of Sulphur is $321.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of LA 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

202

Public Housing Units

190

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Small (50 - 249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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