Pineville Housing Authority

2731 Highway 28 East
Pineville, Rapides Parish, Louisiana 71360
(318) 473-9729

Open today from 8:00am to 4:00pm.

Pineville Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Pineville, Louisiana that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, and Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) programs.

Pineville Housing Authority serves Pineville.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Pineville, Louisiana Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Public Housing Closed

Other Pineville Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Pineville, Louisiana Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Pineville Housing Authority (PHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for five days in October, 2015. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Pineville, LA is about 90 miles north of Lafayette, LA.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to visit the PHA office to pick up an application.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Applicants that live and/or work in Pineville.

For more information, contact the Pineville Housing Authority.

Last Updated on 05/15/2019.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

The Pineville Housing Authority (PHA) Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for five days in May, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to pick up an application at the PHA office.

Once the paper application was completed, it must have been dropped off at the PHA office by June 28, 2019.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Live or work in Pineville, Louisiana.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received, by order of preference.

For more information, contact the Pineville Housing Authority.

Last Updated on 07/20/2019.

About Pineville Housing Authority

HCV Portability Status

As of 04/01/2019, Pineville Housing Authority is billing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 8:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:00pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

About the Pineville Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Pineville Housing Authority manages 149 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard
Vouchers 149
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $349
Monthly Cost $51,992

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Pineville 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 18% having issued approximately 9 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years and 8 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 8 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 1.9 persons and has a household income of $11,598 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 70% were extremely low income (ELI). 25% 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 75% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

3% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 54% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 27% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 16% 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.

36% of households included children, -1% of which had two adults in the household. 37% of households with children have a female head of household. 78% of all households were headed by a female.

57% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 57% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Pineville Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 34% include at least one person with a disability. 55% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 92% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

24% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 51% with 2 bedrooms and 25% with 3 or more bedrooms. 35% 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 Pineville Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $280 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $485. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $110.



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 Operated by Pineville Housing Authority

28 East Apartments

2731 Highway 28 E
Pineville, LA
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