Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin

448 S Center Street
Stockton, San Joaquin County, California 95203

Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin serves San Joaquin County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
San Joaquin County, California Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Various Communities Project-Based Voucher Closed
Cottage Village Apartments Senior Project-Based Voucher Closed

Other Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin Website: https://www.hacsj.com/.

Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin Phone: (209) 460-5065.

Closed: San Joaquin County, California Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin (HACSJ) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for two weeks from October until November, 2018; and before that in August, 2013,and in October, 2009. 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.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Displaced by Government Action, Live, Work, or Attend School Locally, In Transitional Housing,  Victims of Domestic Violence, Disabled, Veterans.

10,000 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences. Applicants will receive an email by November 30, 2018, confirming if they have been placed on the waiting list.

For more information, read the HACSJ public notice, visit the HACSJ website, or call the office at (209) 460-5000.

Last Updated on 06/28/2021.

Closed: Various Communities Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin (HACSJ) Section 8 Project Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at multiple properties is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from March 23, 2020, until July 7, 2021. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

The properties and bedroom sizes for this waiting list were as follows:

  • Claremont Manor Apartments 
    • 1 & 2 Bedrooms 
  • Casa Manana Inn
    • 1 Bedroom 
  • LOEL Senior Center 
    • 1 Bedroom 
  • Winslow Village Apartments
    • 1-3 Bedrooms 
  • Anchor Village Apartments
    • 1 & 2 Bedrooms 
  • Cal Weber 40 Apartments 
    • 3 Bedrooms  
  • Casa De Oasis
    • 1 Bedroom  
  • Medici Artist Lofts 
    • 1-3 Bedrooms
  • Mourfield Fourplex
    • 3 Bedrooms 
  • Sienna Terrace Apartments 
    • 1 & 2 Bedrooms 
  • Sierra Vista Apartments
    • 2-4 Bedrooms 
  • Stone Pine Meadows 
    • 2-4 Bedrooms 
  • Union Court Apartments 
    • 2 Bedrooms 
  • Washington Street Apartments
    • 2 & 3 Bedroom

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

There were preferences, and they were listed on the application.

It was not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the HACSJ website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACSJ on July 2, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in San Joaquin County, California.

Last Updated on 07/07/2021.

Closed: Cottage Village Apartments Senior Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin (HACSJ) Senior Section 8 Project Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Cottage Village Apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted on July 7, 2021. 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.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed

It is not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the HACSJ website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACSJ on July 2, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in San Joaquin County, California.

Last Updated on 07/07/2021.

About Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin

More information about Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin can be found on its website at https://www.hacsj.com/.

Representatives of Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin may be available by phone at (209) 460-5065. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 07/29/2021, it is not known if Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin 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 Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin manages 4,332 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2020:

Standard Homeownership Family Unification Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 4,027 12 67 4 76 146
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $769 $843 $894 $616 $1,603 $519
Monthly Cost $3,098,632 $10,120 $59,895 $2,464 $121,828 $75,786

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin

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 16% having issued approximately 297 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 9 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 57 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 $14,843 per year. 91% of households were very low income (VLI) and 64% were extremely low income (ELI). 19% of households had wages as a major source of income, 9% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 70% 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, 47% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 28% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 23% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

44% of households included children, 7% of which had two adults in the household. 38% of households with children have a female head of household. 74% of all households were headed by a female.

81% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 47% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin Housing Choice Voucher program, 30% include at least one person with a disability. 51% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 87% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

29% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 29% with 2 bedrooms and 42% with 3 or more bedrooms. 20% 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 Joaquin voucher holders in 2016 was $398 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $709. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $130.



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 Joaquin

Diablo Homes

2525 Buthmann Ave
Tracy, California

Sierra Vista Annex - Conway

2539 Alabama Ave
Stockton, California

Sierra Vista Homes

1608 E 11th St
Stockton, California
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

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

Lodi - Loel Foundation

301 E Oak St
Lodi, California

Cottage Village Senior Apartments

510 Cottage Avenue
Manteca, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+