Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont
1890 Laurel Beaumont, TX 77701

409-951-7201

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 13 projects which contain 584 affordable rental units. It also administers 2,067 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont is determined to be a Medium High public housing authority, meaning it manages between 500 - 1,249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Large, meaning it administers 1,250 - 9,999 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont between Public Housing Units (22%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (78%) to that of all housing authorities in TX, Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont 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 TX.

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 Beaumont manages 6 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 85. The scores for properties managed by Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont range from a high of 97 to a low of 71.

The highest scoring property in the Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont portfolio is Regent I and the lowest scoring property is Beaumont.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 100% of properties managed by Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont have 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 Beaumont owns and manages 584 public housing units in 13 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Housing Authority of the City of Beaumont is $286.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of TX 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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13

Public Housing Projects

584

Public Housing Units

2,067

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Public Housing Size

Large (1,250 - 9,999)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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