Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino

715 East Brier Drive, San Bernardino, CA

There are no open waiting lists offered by Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino. Go to the California Section 8 Waiting Lists page or the California Public Housing Waiting Lists page for nearby housing applications.

Closed: San Bernardino County, California Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is closed

The HACSB last accepted applications for this waiting list from the earliest confirmed date of June 7, 2022, until June 30, 2022. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

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

Please note: A list of public computer access locations were listed on the public notice..

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

For more information, visit the HACSB website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACSB public notice on June 7, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in San Bernardino County, California.

Last Updated on 06/30/2022.

About Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino

About the Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino manages 9,318 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following table summarizes types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Homeownership Family Unification Tenant Protection Moving To Work Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 420 76 47 172 7,275 5 435
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $1,106 $711 $922 $783 $833 $863 $812
Monthly Cost $464,516 $54,065 $43,314 $134,718 $6,061,239 $4,317 $353,170
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 13% having issued approximately 772 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 8 years and 3 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 6 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.5 persons and has a household income of $15,633 per year. 89% of households were very low income (VLI) and 62% were extremely low income (ELI). 28% of households had wages as a major source of income, 13% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 57% 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, 48% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 24% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 27% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 2% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

46% of households included children, 6% of which had two adults in the household. 41% of households with children have a female head of household. 81% of all households were headed by a female.

83% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 52% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino Housing Choice Voucher program, 22% include at least one person with a disability. 36% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 71% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

27% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 40% with 2 bedrooms and 33% with 3 or more bedrooms. 21% 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 Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino voucher holders in 2016 was $352 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $818. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $128.

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 Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino

Waterman Gardens

308 Elm Cir
San Bernardino, California

Wilson Street

1654 W 10th St
San Bernardino, California

Scattered Sites

123 E Lugonia Ave
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Scattered Sites

724 Pine St
Colton, California

Bighorn Complex

720 Powell Ct
Barstow, California

Scattered Sites

13645 Arroyo Dr
Victorville, California

Scattered Sites

6415 Athol Ave
Twentynine Palms, California

Waterman Gardens

660 E Orange St
San Bernardino, California

Low Income Housing Managed by Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino

Valencia Vista

950 North Valencia Avenue
San Bernardino, California
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Affordable

Kinsley Apartments Monclair

4113 KINGSLEY ST
Montclair, California
1 BR
Accessible
Rent Assisted
Disabled Supportive Housing

Arrowhead Woods Apartments

1650 W 16TH ST
San Bernardino, California

Arrowhead Commons

3943 N H ST
San Bernardino, California

Andalusia Apartments

13520 THIRD AVE
Victorville, California
$1,490-1,700
2-3 BR

Desert Village Senior Apartments

14469 RODEO DR
Victorville, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

Olive Meadow

610 E OLIVE ST
San Bernardino, California