Housing Authority of the City of Richmond

This housing agency serves Richmond, Indiana.

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Open Until Further Notice: Housing Authority of the City of Richmond Public Housing Waiting List

The Richmond Housing Authority (RHA) is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.The RHA offers three communities for families and senior/disabled individuals.To apply for public housing you must visit the RHA office to fill out an application, located at 58 S. 15th St., Richmond, IN 47374, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. Be sure to bring these documents with you: birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.The RHA does have a preference for applicants that live and/or work in Richmond.For more information, the RHAcan be reached by calling 765-966-2687, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm.

About The Agency

Housing Authority of the City of Richmond provides affordable housing for up to 577 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

58 South 15th Street, Richmond, IN

(765) 966-2687

Section 8 Application Checklist

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Keep track of everything you need to apply for a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher in this printable checklist created by Affordable Housing Online

How large is the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond?

Housing Authority of the City of Richmond serves 522 low-income households. The agency manages 277 Housing Choice Vouchers and 245 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 78 percent of households served by Housing Authority of the City of Richmond. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 96 percent of Housing Authority of the City of Richmond households.

How many Housing Authority of the City of Richmond residents are employed?

Working adults head 125 households and make up 24 percent of households served by Housing Authority of the City of Richmond.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond?

There are 386 female-headed renter households living in Housing Authority of the City of Richmond housing. Households headed by females are 74% of those served by the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Housing Authority of the City of Richmond renters?

Black 198
White 313
Hispanic 5

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Housing Authority of the City of Richmond?

There are 104 households headed by seniors served by the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond. Senior households are 20% of households in Housing Authority of the City of Richmond housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Housing Authority of the City of Richmond housing?

There are 125 persons with disabilities living in Housing Authority of the City of Richmond housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 24% of households served by the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Housing Authority of the City of Richmond?

The Housing Authority of the City of Richmond is rated as a standard performer by HUD.

HUD rates the performance of Public Housing Agencies. The department looks at physical condition of properties, financial condition, management operations, and use of Public Housing Capital Funds for improvements.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Housing Authority of the City of Richmond

Southview Geier Apartments

1101 S 16th St, Richmond, Indiana 47374

payment Subsidized

Merle Henderson Apartments

81 S 14th St, Richmond, Indiana 47374

payment Subsidized

Robert F. ( Bobby ) Smith Apartments

1407 N H St, Richmond, Indiana 47374

payment Subsidized