Housing Authority of Orange County

Vidor, Orange County, TX

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of Orange County administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 44 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of Orange County is determined to be a Very Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 1 - 49 public housing units.

Housing Authority of Orange County is among the 54% of Texas 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 (hud.gov, 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 Housing Authority of Orange County.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2003 10/30/03 Plan
2002 11/5/02 Plan
2001 12/12/01 Plan
2000 9/15/00 Plan