Pasco County Housing Authority

14517 7th Street
Dade City, Pasco County, Florida 33525

Pasco County Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of November 29th, 2021, Pasco County Housing Authority has 5 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Pasco County Housing Authority serves Pasco County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Pasco County Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Section 8 New Construction Open Until Further Notice
Senior/Disabled USDA Housing Open Until Further Notice
USDA Housing Open Until Further Notice
Affordable Housing Open Until Further Notice
Pasco County, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Pasco County Housing Authority Waiting Lists

During 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.

Pasco County Housing Authority Website: https://pascocountyhousing.org/.

Pasco County Housing Authority Phone: (352) 567-0848.

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Pasco County Housing Authority (PCHA) Public Housing waiting list for apartments at Bonnie Dale Villas, Citrus Villas, Cypress Villas I, Cypress Villas II, Pasco Terrace, and Sunny Dale Villas is currently open.

The PHCA is accepting applications as of September, 2018, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, print the application available online here. Select the "Apply Here" link in the Public Housing section.

For more information, visit the PCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (352) 567-0848.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 10/29/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Section 8 New Construction Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Pasco County Housing Authority (PCHA) Section 8 New Construction waiting list for apartments at Hudson Hills Manor is currently open.

To apply during the opening period, print the application available online here. Select a community link under the "Applications for Section 8 New Construction" section.

For more information, visit the PCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (352) 567-0848.

Last Updated on 10/29/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Senior/Disabled USDA Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Pasco County Housing Authority (PCHA) Senior (62+)/Disabled USDA Housing waiting list for apartments at Dade Oaks Elderly is currently open.

The PHCA is accepting applications as of October, 2021, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, print the application available online here. Select a community link under the "Applications for USDA Housing" section.

For more information, visit the PCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (352) 567-0848.

Last Updated on 10/29/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: USDA Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Pasco County Housing Authority (PCHA) USDA Housing waiting list for apartments at Lake George Manor, and Cypress Manor is currently open.

The PHCA is accepting applications as of October, 2021, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, print the application available online here. Select a community link under the "Applications for USDA Housing" section.

For more information, visit the PCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (352) 567-0848.

Last Updated on 10/29/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Affordable Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Pasco County Housing Authority (PCHA) Affordable Housing waiting list for apartments at Stonehenge Apartments and Sunset Hills is currently open.

The PHCA is accepting applications as of October, 2021, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, print the application available online here. Select a community link under the "Affordable Housing" section.

For more information, visit the PCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (352) 567-0848.

Last Updated on 10/29/2021.

Other Pasco County Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Pasco County, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Pasco County Housing Authority (PCHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is closed.

The PCHA last accepted Section 8 HCV applications for this waiting list from November 1, 2021 until November 10, 2021. 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.

1,000 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

For more information, visit the PCHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the PCHA on October 28, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Pasco County, Florida.

Last Updated on 11/10/2021.

About Pasco County Housing Authority

More information about Pasco County Housing Authority can be found on its website at https://pascocountyhousing.org/.

Representatives of Pasco County Housing Authority may be available by phone at (352) 567-0848. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 11/29/2021, it is not known if Pasco County 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 Pasco County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Pasco County Housing Authority manages 1,362 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of June 30th, 2021:

Standard Family Unification Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 1,168 2 33 159
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $690 $596 $918 $552
Monthly Cost $806,436 $1,191 $30,291 $87,747

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Pasco County 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 7% having issued approximately 196 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 8 years and 5 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 23 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 $14,520 per year. 90% of households were very low income (VLI) and 61% were extremely low income (ELI). 32% 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 65% 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, 55% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 22% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 21% 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.

51% of households included children, 6% of which had two adults in the household. 47% of households with children have a female head of household. 82% of all households were headed by a female.

47% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 26% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Pasco County Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 22% include at least one person with a disability. 33% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 67% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

23% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 38% with 2 bedrooms and 39% with 3 or more bedrooms. 17% 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 Pasco County Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $346 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $734. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $192.



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 Pasco County Housing Authority

C Villas II and Bonnie Dal

20543 Blanchette Ct
Dade City, Florida

Pasco Terrace

11801 Pasco Terrace Ct
Port Richey, Florida