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Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership

75 DeMaio Drive
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut 6460

Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership serves Milford.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Milford, CT Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Family Public Housing Closed
Senior and Disabled Public Housing Closed

Other Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Phone: (203) 877-3223.

Closed: Milford, CT Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Milford Redevelopment and Housing Partnership (MRHP) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for three days in March, 2015. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were four ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Download and print the application online.
  2. Pick up an application in the Milford Mirror.
  3. Pick up an application in the New Haven Register.
  4. Pick up an application at one of the many Milford community service agencies.

Once the application has been completed, it must have been mailed to the MHRP.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Elderly; Disabled; Single; Displaced.

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

For more information, call the MHRP office at (203) 877-3223.

Last Updated on 08/29/2018.

Closed: Family Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Milford Redevelopment and Housing Partnership (MRHP) Family Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. It was last open in February, 2017. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

For more information, call the MHRP office at (203) 877-3223.

Last Updated on 08/29/2018.

Closed: Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

The Milford Redevelopment and Housing Partnership (MRHP) Senior/Disabled Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. The waiting list for Efficiencies and 1-Bedroom units was last open for one month from February until March, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were three ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Complete the application that was be printed in the "New Haven Register", "Connecticut Post" and the "Milford Mirror" newspapers.
  2. Pick up an application at the MRHP office.
  3. Pick up an application at the Milford Senior Center.

Once the paper application was been completed, it must be mailed to MRHP and postmarked no later than Thursday, March 7, 2019.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

350 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery. Applications will be randomly drawn on on March 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm, in the MRHP office Community Room at 75 DeMaio Drive, and numbered sequentially. Applicants do not need to be present.

For more information, contact the Milford Redevelopment and Housing Partnership.

Last Updated on 03/07/2019.

About Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership

Representatives of Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership may be available by phone at (203) 877-3223. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 10/20/2020, it is not known if Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership 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 Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership manages 180 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, 2019:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 167 1 12
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $939 $1 $1,148
Monthly Cost $156,736 $1 $13,770

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.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership

Catherine Mckeen Village

73 Jepson Dr
Milford, Connecticut

Foran Towers

264 High St
Milford, Connecticut

Island View Park

100 Viscount Dr
Milford, Connecticut

Demaio Gardens

75 DE Maio Dr
Milford, Connecticut

Alan Jepson Manor

174A Harrison Ave
Milford, Connecticut

Family Scattered Sites

76 Atwater St
Milford, Connecticut