Grant County Housing Authority
PO Box 125 Petersburg, West Virginia 26847

304-257-4087

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Grant County Housing Authority administers a Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority administers 46 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Grant County Housing Authority is designated as Very Small, meaning it administers 1 - 49 Section 8 vouchers.

Grant County Housing Authority is among the 9% of West Virginia housing authorities that only offer Section 8 voucher assistance. If there are any public housing units available in the target area, those units are administered by another housing authority.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Grant County Housing Authority scored an average of 73 points. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2002 and a low score of 0 in 2003. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in West Virginia is 75.58.

Grant County Housing Authority has an average score that is less than the average West Virginia housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

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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46

Section 8 Vouchers

No units

Public Housing Size

Very Small (1 - 49)

Section 8 Size

Section 8

Program Type

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