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Ormond Beach Housing Authority

100 New Britain Ave
Ormond Beach, Volusia County, Florida 32174

Ormond Beach Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of May 5th, 2021, Ormond Beach Housing Authority has 2 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Ormond Beach Housing Authority serves Ormond Beach.

The Ormond Beach Housing Authority serves from the Ormond Beach area to Port Orange, east of I-95.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Ormond Beach, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon
Ormond Beach, Florida Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Ormond Beach Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Ormond Beach Housing Authority Website: http://www.obha.org.

Ormond Beach Housing Authority Phone: (386) 677-2069.

COVID-19 Updates:

As of April 29, 2021, the OBHA website states, "OBHA remains closed to the public but continues to conduct business by phone and appointment only."

More information is available here.

Open Soon: Ormond Beach, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Ormond Beach Housing Authority (OBHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is opening soon. Applications will be accepted from May 10, 2021 until 500 applications have been received.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the OBHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the OBHA on May 4, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Ormond Beach, Florida.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (389) 677-2069.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/04/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Ormond Beach, Florida Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Ormond Beach Housing Authority (OBHA) Public Housing waiting list for 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted from May 3, 2021 until 500 applications have been received.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the OBHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the OBHA on May 4, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Ormond Beach, Florida. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (389) 677-2069.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/04/2021.

About Ormond Beach Housing Authority

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

Representatives of Ormond Beach Housing Authority may be available by phone at (386) 677-2069. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 05/05/2021, it is not known if Ormond Beach Housing Authority 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 Ormond Beach Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Ormond Beach Housing Authority manages 176 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, 2020:

Standard Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 155 9 12
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $769 $886 $447
Monthly Cost $119,197 $7,975 $5,362

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Ormond 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 16% having issued approximately 12 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 7 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 58 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.5 persons and has a household income of $13,766 per year. 86% of households were very low income (VLI) and 54% were extremely low income (ELI). 39% 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 58% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

4% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 62% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 19% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 15% 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.

55% of households included children, 3% of which had two adults in the household. 54% of households with children have a female head of household. 87% of all households were headed by a female.

69% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 64% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Ormond Beach Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 16% include at least one person with a disability. 27% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 63% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

20% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 39% with 2 bedrooms and 41% with 3 or more bedrooms. 21% 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 Ormond Beach Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $368 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $857. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $159.



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 Ormond Beach Housing Authority

Turnkey 41

1 Ramsey Ter
Ormond Beach, Florida