About Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership

The Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership is a Section 8 and Public Housing Public Housing Agency in Milford, Connecticut.

The Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership serves Milford.

Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Waiting Lists

Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List: Closed

The Milford (CT) Redevelopment & Housing Partnership (MRHP) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program is now closed; it was open between Thursday, March 19th and Saturday, March 21st.

A pre-application form was available on March 19, 2015 at www.cthcvp.org and at the housing authority's office and here:
  • Milford Mirror - 3/19/15 published newspaper
  • New Haven Register - 3/19/15 published newspaper
  • many Milford community service agencies

MHRP will accept 500 pre-applications and only through the mail; you cannot submit them by hand delivery or fax or if the form is not legible. The pre-application form will state the specifics of the mailing address and additional important information.

It was a random drawing and the waiting list will be drawn on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 2 pm EST in the Community Room at 75 DeMaio Drive, Milford, CT 06460.

Preferences will be given to applicants that are elderly, disabled, single, displaced or a family regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status, is 18+ years of age or an emancipated minor, a citizen or non-citizen with eligible immigration status, can pass a criminal history screening and income limit.


Last Updated on 06/05/2015.


About the Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership manages 198 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

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

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 182 16
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $884 $893
Monthly Cost $160,932 $14,287

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership

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 8% having issued approximately 23 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 11 years and 2 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 30 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.1 persons and has a household income of $17,360 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 74% were extremely low income (ELI). 36% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 60% 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 24% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 5% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

38% of households included children, 4% of which had two adults in the household. 33% of households with children have a female head of household. 78% of all households were headed by a female.

36% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 15% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Housing Choice Voucher program, 28% 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. 98% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

42% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 29% with 2 bedrooms and 30% with 3 or more bedrooms. 11% 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 Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership voucher holders in 2016 was $505 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $970. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $190.



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.


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