Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax

This housing agency serves Colfax, Louisiana.

Waiting List
Closed: Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Until Further Notice: Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax Public Housing Waiting List Learn More

Closed: Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

Open Until Further Notice: Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax (HATC) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.The HATC offers one Public Housing community with 90 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from 1 to 4 bedrooms.To apply, visit the HATC to pick up or fill out a pre-application in the office, located at 300 Park Ln, Colfax, LA 71417, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday, and on Fridays 8:00 am until 12:00 pm.Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above.No documents are needed at this time.Qualified applicants will be placed by the date and time the pre-application is received.For more information, call the HATC office at (318) 627-5945, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday, and on Fridays 8:00 am until 12:00 pm.

About The Agency

Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax provides affordable housing for up to 140 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

300 Park Lane, Colfax, LA

(318) 627-5945

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 Town of Colfax?

Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax serves 85 low-income households. The agency manages 53 Housing Choice Vouchers and 88 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 62 percent of households served by Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 88 percent of Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax households.

How many Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax residents are employed?

Working adults head 36 households and make up 43 percent of households served by Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax?

There are 65 female-headed renter households living in Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax housing. Households headed by females are 77% of those served by the Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax renters?

Black 71
White 14

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax?

There are 24 households headed by seniors served by the Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax. Senior households are 29% of households in Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax housing.

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

There are 15 persons with disabilities living in Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 18% of households served by the Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax?

The Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax 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.

How often does Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax open new waiting lists?

Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list was last opened on July 19, 2024 and closed on September 23, 2017.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Housing Authority of the Town of Colfax

100 Hud Loop

100 Hud Loop, Colfax, Louisiana 71417

payment Subsidized