Bellevue Housing Agency

Waiting Lists

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Closed: Sarpy County, Nebraska Section 8 HCV

The Bellevue Housing Agency (BHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted for one day only on September 15, 2021. 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.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Live in Sarpy County
  • Work 25 or more hours a week
  • Disabled Status
  • Elderly (62+)
  • Veteran
  • Homeless
  • Taken Rentwise Class
  • Displaced by Federal or State recognized disaster

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

For more information, visit the BHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the BHA on August 19, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Sarpy County, Nebraska.

Last Updated on 03/15/2022.

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Unknown: Bellevue Housing Agency Public Housing

The status of this waiting list is unknown. If you have information regarding this waiting list contact us.

Last Updated on 08/20/2021.

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About Bellevue Housing Agency

8214 Armstrong Circle, Bellevue, NE | Visit Website | (402) 734-5448

Bellevue Housing Agency provides affordable housing for up to 324 low and moderate income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Public Housing programs..

Housing Authority Jurisdiction

Low-income housing managed by Bellevue Housing Agency is located in Sarpy County, NE.

Households with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher managed by this housing authority must rent within its jurisdiction.

About the Bellevue Housing Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Bellevue Housing Agency manages 284 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following table summarizes types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 241 40 3
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $644 $839 $1,390
Monthly Cost $155,205 $33,548 $4,171
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 8% having issued approximately 33 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years and 9 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 18 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 $13,510 per year. 97% of households were very low income (VLI) and 77% were extremely low income (ELI). 31% 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

4% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 54% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 23% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 19% 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.

53% of households included children, 5% of which had two adults in the household. 50% of households with children have a female head of household. 90% of all households were headed by a female.

41% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 31% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Bellevue Housing Agency Housing Choice Voucher program, 17% include at least one person with a disability. 34% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 60% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

28% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 33% with 2 bedrooms and 39% with 3 or more bedrooms. 11% 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 Bellevue Housing Agency voucher holders in 2016 was $328 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $683. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $129.

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.