Housing Authority of the City of Aurora

This housing agency serves Adams County and Arapahoe County, Colorado.

Waiting List
Open Soon: Aurora, Colorado General Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Soon: Peoria Crossing and Paris Family Apartments, 2 and 3-bedroom Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Soon: Liberty View, 1-Bedroom, Limited Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Soon: Village at Westerly Creek l and ll, 1 and 2-Bedroom Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Soon: Aurora, Colorado Non-Elderly Disabled Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Now: Aurora, Colorado Mainstream Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Fletcher Garden Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Learn More

Open Soon: Aurora, Colorado General Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental housing assistance in City of Aurora, County of Arapahoe/Adams, Colorado.

The Housing Authority of the City of Aurora (HACA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from April 15, 2024 at 12:00 pm, until May 31, 2024 at 12:00 pm MDT. This is the first time the waiting list has been open since it closed in May, 2023.

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • FUP Graduates
    • Emancipated youth currently receiving housing assistance from AHA pursuant to HUD’s Family Unification Program (FUP) regulations effective 2009 or later, who as determined by the Aurora Housing Authority Family Services Case Manager, are in good standing, and are nearing the end of their participation in FUP and will graduate from the program who are referred to AHA by Arapahoe County Social Services.
  • Displaced by AHA
    • Displaced family—AHA-owned or AHA-managed housing as set forth in the Glossary.
  • Displaced by Other
    • Displaced family as set forth in the Glossary.
  • Resident
    • Families that, at the time of selection from the waiting list, reside anywhere in AHA’s jurisdiction, or include a member who works, or has been hired to work in the jurisdiction. Use of this preference will not have the purpose or effect of delaying or otherwise denying admission to the program based on the race, color, ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, or age of any member of an applicant family
  • Elderly/Disabled
    • 62 years of age or older; or persons with disabilities as set forth in the Glossary
  • Working Families
    • A family where the head, spouse or sole member is employed
  • Transitional Housing Graduates
    • Graduates of transitional housing programs
  • Overcrowded Families Participating in the Mod Rehabilitation Program
    • Families who become over-housed, therefore in violation of HQS; and no correct size Moderate Rehabilitation unit is projected to be available for at least six months.
  • Veterans

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA notice on April 1, 2024.

Open Soon: Peoria Crossing and Paris Family Apartments, 2 and 3-bedroom Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental housing assistance in City of Aurora, County of Arapahoe/Adams, Colorado.

The Aurora Housing Authority (AHA) will accept Section 8 Project Based Voucher waiting list applications for 2 and 3-Bedroom apartments at Peoria Crossing and Paris Family from April 15, 2024 at 12:00 pm, until May 31, 2024 at 12:00 pm MDT.

This waiting list is for the following properties:

  • Peoria Crossing Apartments located at 3002 Peoria Street Aurora, CO 80010.
  • Paris Family Apartments located at 1702 Paris St Aurora, CO 80010.

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA notice on April 1, 2024.

Open Soon: Liberty View, 1-Bedroom, Limited Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental housing assistance in City of Aurora, County of Arapahoe/Adams, Colorado.

The Aurora Housing Authority (AHA) will accept Section 8 Project Based Voucher waiting list applications for 1-Bedroom apartments at Liberty View from April 15, 2024 at 12:00 pm, until May 31, 2024 at 12:00 pm MDT.

Please note: This waiting list is only for individuals and families who have a household member who is elderly (62+) and is a veteran (DD214 documentation required).

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA notice on April 1, 2024.

Open Soon: Village at Westerly Creek l and ll, 1 and 2-Bedroom Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental housing assistance in City of Aurora, County of Arapahoe/Adams, Colorado.

The Aurora Housing Authority (AHA) will accept Senior Section 8 Project Based Voucher waiting list applications for 1 and 2-Bedroom apartments at Village at Westerly Creek l and ll from April 15, 2024 at 12:00 pm, until May 31, 2024 at 12:00 pm MDT. This is the first time the waiting list has been open since it closed in May, 2023.

Please note: This opening is only for individuals and families who have a family member who is elderly 62+.

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Elderly (62+)

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA notice on April 1, 2024.

Open Soon: Aurora, Colorado Non-Elderly Disabled Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Non-Elderly Disabled Voucher rental housing assistance in City of Aurora, County of Arapahoe/Adams, Colorado.

The Aurora Housing Authority (AHA) will accept Non-Elderly Disabled Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from April 15, 2024 at 12:00 pm, until May 30, 2024 at 12:00 pm MDT.  This is the first time the waiting list has been open since it closed in May, 2023.

Please note: This opening is only for individuals and families who is non elderly (between ages 18 and 61), and has a verifiable disability.

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA notice on April 1, 2024.

Open Now: Aurora, Colorado Mainstream Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Mainstream Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental housing assistance in City of Aurora, County of Arapahoe/Adams, Colorado.

The Housing Authority of the City of Aurora (HACA) is accepting Mainstream Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from April 15, 2024 at 12:00 pm, until May 31, 2024 at 12:00 pm MDT.

Please note: "This opening is only for individuals and families who have a family member who:• Is non-elderly (between ages 18 and 61), and• Has a verifiable disability, and• Is either experiencing or at imminent risk of homelessness OR is transitioning out of an institution or segregated setting primarily for persons with disabilities".

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Non Elderly Disabled
  • Homeless
  • Households receiving supportive services with Aurora Mental Health, Atlantis Community or Developmental Pathways. Services will be verified with the provider.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA notice on April 1, 2024.

Closed: Fletcher Garden Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental housing assistance in Aurora, Colorado.

The Housing Authority of the City of Aurora (HACA) last accepted Senior Section 8 Project Based Voucher waitlist applications from October 2, 2023, until 300 applications were received. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: "Fletcher Gardens is a high-rise of 93 one-bedroom, one-bathroom units. It is an aged-restricted community for residents 62 years of age or older, only."

There were three ways to apply while the waitlist was open:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Call HACA to request an application.
  3. Email HACA to request an application.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

300 selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACA waitlist info and resources page on October 6, 2023.

About The Agency

Housing Authority of the City of Aurora provides affordable housing for up to 1,884 low- and moderate-income households through its public housing programs.

Monday 10:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am-4:00pm
Thursday 10:00am-4:00pm
Friday 10:00am-4:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

2280 South Xanadu Way, Aurora, CO

Visit Website(720) 251-2100

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How large is the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora?

Housing Authority of the City of Aurora serves 1,532 low-income households. The agency manages 1,847 Housing Choice Vouchers and -1 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 85 percent of households served by Housing Authority of the City of Aurora. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 96 percent of Housing Authority of the City of Aurora households.

How many Housing Authority of the City of Aurora residents are employed?

Working adults head 520 households and make up 34 percent of households served by Housing Authority of the City of Aurora.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora?

There are 1179 female-headed renter households living in Housing Authority of the City of Aurora housing. Households headed by females are 77% of those served by the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Housing Authority of the City of Aurora renters?

Black 996
Native American 15
Asian-Pacific Islander 46
White 322
Hispanic 153

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Housing Authority of the City of Aurora?

There are 413 households headed by seniors served by the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora. Senior households are 27% of households in Housing Authority of the City of Aurora housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Housing Authority of the City of Aurora housing?

There are 229 persons with disabilities living in Housing Authority of the City of Aurora housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 15% of households served by the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Housing Authority of the City of Aurora?

The Housing Authority of the City of Aurora is rated as a standard performer by HUD.

HUD rates the performance of Public Housing Agencies. The department looks at physical condition of properties, financial condition, management operations, and use of Public Housing Capital Funds for improvements.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Housing Authority of the City of Aurora

Residences at Willow Park

14061 E Colorado Dr, Aurora, Colorado 80012

Village at Westerly Creek I & II

10727 E Kentucky Ave, Aurora, Colorado 80012

Village at Westerly Creek III

10827 E Kentucky Ave, Aurora, Colorado 80012

Residences at Trolley Park

1445 Dallas St, Aurora, Colorado 80010

Summersong Townhomes

10024 E Evans Ave, Aurora, Colorado 80247

Connections at 6th

621 Potomac Street, Aurora, Colorado 80011

Peoria Crossing

3002 N Peoria St, Aurora, Colorado 80010

Fletcher Gardens

1401 N Emporia St, Aurora, Colorado 80010

Residences at First Avenue

112 Kenton Street, Aurora, Colorado 80010