Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division

809 Barrow Street
Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana 70360

Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program.

Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division offers Section 8 Housing rental assistance in Terrebonne Parish.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt., Federal Programs Division Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Other Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division Waiting Lists

Closed: Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt., Federal Programs Division Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List


The Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government Section 8 Rental Assistance Program was last open on March 4th, 2015 and ended on March 20th, 2015.


The applications needed to be picked up from the Department of Housing and Human Services in Houma.

Last Updated on 06/05/2015.

About Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division

Phone: (985) 873-6861.

HCV Portability Status

As of September 24th, 2022, it is not known if Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division 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.

As of September 24th, 2022, Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division manages 302 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, 2021:

Standard Ported Out Non-Elderly Disabled
Vouchers 237 4 59
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $629 $910 $489
Monthly Cost $149,065 $3,638 $28,860

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division

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 6% having issued approximately 68 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years0 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 21 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 $12,873 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 71% were extremely low income (ELI). 30% of households had wages as a major source of income, 0% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 68% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

4% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 60% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 20% 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.

59% of households included children, 1% of which had two adults in the household. 57% of households with children have a female head of household. 87% of all households were headed by a female.

87% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 82% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division Housing Choice Voucher program, 26% include at least one person with a disability. 40% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 91% 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, 26% with 2 bedrooms and 50% with 3 or more bedrooms. 20% 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 Terrebonne PH Consolid. Govt. Federal Programs Division voucher holders in 2016 was $307 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $687. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $96.



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.