Baldwin Park Housing Authority

14403 Pacific Avenue
Baldwin Park, Los Angeles County, California 91706

Baldwin Park Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Baldwin Park, California that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

Baldwin Park Housing Authority serves Baldwin Park, El Monte, Monrovia, South El Monte and West Covina.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Baldwin Park, California Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Project-Based Voucher Closed

Other Baldwin Park Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Baldwin Park, California Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Baldwin Park Housing Authority (BPHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for one week in August 2016, and before that in 2003. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen. 

Baldwin Park, CA is about 20 miles east of Los Angeles, CA.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online pre-application.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live/work locally, resident veterans.

2,000 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences. Applicants placed on the waiting list were notified within one week of August 9, 2016.

For more information, visit the BPHA website, or call the office at (626) 869-7500.

Last Updated on 04/17/2018.

Closed: Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Baldwin Park Housing Authority (BPHA) Project-Based Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for one week in August 2016. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen. 

Baldwin Park, CA is about 20 miles east of Los Angeles, CA.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online pre-application.

For more information, visit the BPHA website, or call the office at (626) 869-7500.

Last Updated on 06/14/2017.

About Baldwin Park Housing Authority

More information about Baldwin Park Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.baldwinpark.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=170&Itemid=331.

Representatives of Baldwin Park Housing Authority may be available by phone at (626) 960-4011. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

How To Check Your Waiting List Status

You can check your waiting list status online at www.waitlistcheck.com.

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 7:30am-6:00pm
Tuesday 7:30am-6:00pm
Wednesday 7:30am-6:00pm
Thursday 7:30am-6:00pm
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
HCV Portability Status

As of 12/06/2019, it is not known if Baldwin Park Housing Authority is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Baldwin Park Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Baldwin Park Housing Authority manages 416 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 403 6 3 4
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $883 $626 $1,084 $965
Monthly Cost $356,009 $3,755 $3,251 $3,859

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Baldwin Park Housing Authority

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 3% having issued approximately 154 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 12 years and 1 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 76 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.3 persons and has a household income of $17,758 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 74% were extremely low income (ELI). 26% of households had wages as a major source of income, 5% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 67% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

-1% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 24% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 30% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 46% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 7% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

27% of households included children, 8% of which had two adults in the household. 24% of households with children have a female head of household. 81% of all households were headed by a female.

89% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 14% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Baldwin Park Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 31% include at least one person with a disability. 37% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 79% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

44% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 36% with 2 bedrooms and 20% with 3 or more bedrooms. 9% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Baldwin Park Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $499 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $961. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $102.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Operated by Baldwin Park Housing Authority

Mcneill Manor

14317 Morgan St
Baldwin Park, CA