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Plant City Housing Authority

1306 Larrick Lane
Plant City, Hillsborough County, Florida 33563

Plant City Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

Plant City Housing Authority serves Plant City.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Plant City, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Plant City Housing Authority Public Housing Closed

Other Plant City 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.

Plant City Housing Authority Website: https://plantcity.housingmanager.com/application/landing.

Plant City Housing Authority Phone: (813) 752-0569.

Closed: Plant City, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Plant City Housing Authority (PCHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

For more information, visit the PCHA application web portal here, or call the office at (813) 752-0569. Please note: The PCHA does not have an official website, but that page has updated wait list information.

Last Updated on 10/16/2018.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Plant City Housing Authority (PCHA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted for one day only, on November 17, 2020. 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.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Currently working at least 30 hours per week for the past 6 months
  • Due to natural disaster or catastrophe

It is not known how selected applicants were placed on the waiting list. 

The waiting list closed after 150 applications were submitted.

For more information, contact the Plant City Housing Authority.

Last Updated on 11/17/2020.

About Plant City Housing Authority

More information about Plant City Housing Authority can be found on its website at https://plantcity.housingmanager.com/application/landing.

Representatives of Plant City Housing Authority may be available by phone at (813) 752-0569. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 05/09/2021, it is not known if Plant City 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 Plant City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Plant City 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
Vouchers 171 5
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $699 $1,209
Monthly Cost $119,613 $6,047

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Plant City 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 9% having issued approximately 19 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 8 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 6 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.6 persons and has a household income of $16,027 per year. 86% of households were very low income (VLI) and 60% were extremely low income (ELI). 40% 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 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, 58% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 16% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 25% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 3% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

52% of households included children, 3% of which had two adults in the household. 51% of households with children have a female head of household. 88% of all households were headed by a female.

84% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 63% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Plant City Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 26% include at least one person with a disability. 34% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 76% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

19% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 35% with 2 bedrooms and 46% with 3 or more bedrooms. 23% 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 Plant City Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $418 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $706. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $158.



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 Plant City Housing Authority

Maryland Madison

401 S Maryland Ave
Plant City, Florida