Housing Authority of Greenwood
315 Foundry Road Greenwood, SC 29646

864-227-3670

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of Greenwood administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 223 affordable rental units. It also administers 967 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of Greenwood 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 High, meaning it administers 500 - 1,249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Housing Authority of Greenwood between Public Housing Units (19%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (81%) to that of all housing authorities in SC, Housing Authority of Greenwood 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 SC.

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 Greenwood manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 94. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Fairfield & Winns Apartments 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 Greenwood owns and manages 223 public housing units in 1 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Housing Authority of Greenwood is $383.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of SC 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

223

Public Housing Units

967

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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