Housing Authority of Pompano Beach

321 West Atlantic Boulevard, Pompano Beach, FL

There are no open waiting lists offered by Housing Authority of Pompano Beach. Go to the Florida Section 8 Waiting Lists page or the Florida Public Housing Waiting Lists page for nearby housing applications.

Closed: Pompano Beach, Florida Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Pompano Beach (HAPB) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from August 8, 2019 at 12:00 a.m., until August 9, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Please note: As of September 9, 2019, applicants who applied to the waiting list can check the status of their pre-application here.

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

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Working Preference is given to families where the head of household, spouse, or co-head is working (20 hours weekly), attending school or a training program; or in which the head, spouse or co-head is 62 or older; or a person with a disability.
  • Resident Preference applies if applicant lives or works in the City of Pompano Beach.

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

For more information, read the HAPB Housing Choice Voucher public notice, or visit the HAPB website.

Last Updated on 10/08/2019.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Pompano Beach (HAPB) Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. It is not known when applications were last accepted.

For more information, visit the HAPB website.

Last Updated on 08/01/2019.

About Housing Authority of Pompano Beach

About the Housing Authority of Pompano Beach Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of Pompano Beach manages 847 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following table summarizes types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 771 62 14
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $1,083 $1,046 $499
Monthly Cost $834,975 $64,865 $6,991
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 9% having issued approximately 107 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 9 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 32 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 3 persons and has a household income of $16,424 per year. 91% of households were very low income (VLI) and 66% were extremely low income (ELI). 46% 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 50% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

2% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 67% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 18% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 12% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 0% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

62% of households included children, 3% of which had two adults in the household. 61% of households with children have a female head of household. 93% of all households were headed by a female.

96% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 91% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of Pompano Beach Housing Choice Voucher program, 16% include at least one person with a disability. 21% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 72% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

11% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 45% with 2 bedrooms and 44% 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 Pompano Beach voucher holders in 2016 was $462 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $969. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $145.

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 Pompano Beach

Ben Turner Ridge

210 / 230 NW 10th Street
Pompano Beach, Florida

Low Income Housing Managed by Housing Authority of Pompano Beach

Golden Villas and Golden Square

1325 / 1415 NW 18TH Dr
Pompano Beach, Florida
$851-1,307
1-4 BR
Affordable

Golden Acres

1050 N.W. 18th Drive
Pompano Beach, Florida