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Daytona Beach Housing Authority

211 N. Ridgewood Avenue, Suite 300
Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Florida 32114

Daytona Beach Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

Daytona Beach Housing Authority serves Daytona Beach.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Daytona Beach, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Windsor Apartments Senior Public Housing Closed

Other Daytona Beach Housing Authority 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.

Daytona Beach Housing Authority Website: http://www.dbhafl.org/.

Daytona Beach Housing Authority Phone: (386) 253-5653.

Closed: Daytona Beach, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Daytona Beach Housing Authority (DBHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is currently closed. It was last open for two weeks from May until June 2017. Before that, it was open from December until February, 2016, and for two days in February, 2015. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Daytona Beach, FL is about 60 miles northeast of Orlando, FL.

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

Applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

For more information, visit the DBHA website.

Last Updated on 04/09/2019.

Closed: Windsor Apartments Senior Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior Public Housing Waiting List

The Daytona Beach Housing Authority (DBHA) waiting list for Senior Public Housing apartments at Windsor Apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from March 22, 2019, until an unconfirmed close date. 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 DBHA website.

Last Updated on 01/24/2020.

About Daytona Beach Housing Authority

More information about Daytona Beach Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.dbhafl.org/.

Representatives of Daytona Beach Housing Authority may be available by phone at (386) 253-5653. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

Open today from 8:00am to 5:00pm ET.

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
HCV Portability Status

As of September 28th, 2020, it is not known if Daytona Beach Housing Authority is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 04/12/2019, Daytona Beach Housing Authority is billing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Daytona Beach Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Daytona Beach Housing Authority manages 1,178 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 Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 908 6 18 53 168
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $599 $470 $591 $879 $501
Monthly Cost $543,761 $2,818 $10,646 $46,565 $84,181

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Daytona Beach Housing Authority

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 26% having issued approximately 48 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 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 15 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 $12,719 per year. 88% of households were very low income (VLI) and 54% were extremely low income (ELI). 33% of households had wages as a major source of income, 1% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 61% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

6% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 51% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 25% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 17% 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, 3% of which had two adults in the household. 41% of households with children have a female head of household. 76% of all households were headed by a female.

68% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 62% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Daytona Beach Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 19% include at least one person with a disability. 35% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 51% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

45% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 36% with 2 bedrooms and 20% with 3 or more bedrooms. 13% 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 Daytona Beach Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $340 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $623. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $131.



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 Daytona Beach Housing Authority

Maley Apartments

600 S Beach St
Daytona Beach, Florida

Lakeside Villages

101 Jesup Ct
Daytona Beach, Florida
Call For Rent
3 BR
Family & Senior

Caroline Village

12 Bishop Butts Cir
Daytona Beach, Florida

Low Income Housing Managed by Daytona Beach Housing Authority

Villages at Halifax II

128 Norma Dr
Daytona Beach, Florida
$570-781
1-3 BR