St. Francois County Public Housing Agency

107 Industrial Drive
Park Hills, St Francois County, Missouri 63601

St. Francois County Public Housing Agency is a Public Housing Agency in Park Hills, Missouri that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program.

St. Francois County Public Housing Agency serves Bollinger County, Cape Girardeau County, Dunklin County, Iron County, Madison County, Mississippi County, Pemiscot County, Perry County, Sainte Genevieve County, St Francois County and Stoddard County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, Pemiscot, Perry, St Francois, Sainte Genevieve, and Stoddard County, Missouri Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Other St. Francois County Public Housing Agency Waiting Lists

Closed: Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, Pemiscot, Perry, St Francois, Sainte Genevieve, and Stoddard County, Missouri Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The St. Francois County Public Housing Agency (SFCPHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted for one day on February 13, 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.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information visit the SFCPHA website.

Sources: This information was confirmed by the Daily Journal Online.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, Pemiscot, Perry, St Francois, Sainte Genevieve, and Stoddard County, Missouri.

Last Updated on 02/14/2020.

About St. Francois County Public Housing Agency

More information about St. Francois County Public Housing Agency can be found on its website at http://site.eastmoaa.org/programs/housing/.

Representatives of St. Francois County Public Housing Agency may be available by phone at (573) 431-5391. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 02/26/2020, it is not known if St. Francois County Public Housing Agency 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 St. Francois County Public Housing Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, St. Francois County Public Housing Agency manages 1,929 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of September 30th, 2019:

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 1,797 17 3 33 76
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $385 $341 $270 $834 $344
Monthly Cost $691,347 $5,805 $811 $27,509 $26,143

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for St. Francois County Public Housing Agency

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 22% having issued approximately 89 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 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 2.5 persons and has a household income of $10,673 per year. 97% of households were very low income (VLI) and 69% were extremely low income (ELI). 34% of households had wages as a major source of income, 3% 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

8% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 57% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 19% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 15% 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.

56% of households included children, 4% of which had two adults in the household. 52% of households with children have a female head of household. 84% of all households were headed by a female.

47% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 46% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the St. Francois County Public Housing Agency Housing Choice Voucher program, 18% include at least one person with a disability. 32% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 80% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

16% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 42% with 2 bedrooms and 42% with 3 or more bedrooms. 27% 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 St. Francois County Public Housing Agency voucher holders in 2016 was $253 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $460. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $98.



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.