Edgar Housing Authority

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Open Until Further Notice: Edgar Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting List

The Edgar Housing Authority (EHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for general occupancy.


The EHA offers one Public Housing community with 20 one bedroom units for general occupancy. Please only apply if your family composition can fit into a one bedroom unit.


There are two ways to apply:

  1. Visit the EHA office to pick up an application, located at 406 North B Street, Edgar, NE, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm CT, Monday-Thursday.
  2. Request to have an application mailed to you by calling (402) 224-3915 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Thursday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address  listed above during the times listed.


Documents are not needed at this time.


The EHA does have a preference for elderly and disabled applicants.


Important note: Applicants who have been placed on the waiting list must inform the housing authority immediately if your application information changes (such as contact information, income, and household members). In the case that the office sends a notice that does not get returned, or if application information is out of date, your name may be terminated from the waiting list. Contact the housing authority to find out how to update application information.


For more information, call the EHA office at (402) 224-3915 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Thursday.

About The Agency

Edgar Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 20 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher programs.

406 North B Street, Edgar, NE

(402) 224-3915

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 Edgar Housing Authority?

Edgar Housing Authority serves 19 low-income households. The agency manages 0 Housing Choice Vouchers and 19 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Edgar Housing Authority?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 63 percent of households served by Edgar Housing Authority. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 95 percent of Edgar Housing Authority households.

How many Edgar Housing Authority residents are employed?

Working adults head 6 households and make up 32 percent of households served by Edgar Housing Authority.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Edgar Housing Authority?

There are 12 female-headed renter households living in Edgar Housing Authority housing. Households headed by females are 68% of those served by the Edgar Housing Authority.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Edgar Housing Authority renters?

White 19

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Edgar Housing Authority?

There are 7 households headed by seniors served by the Edgar Housing Authority. Senior households are 37% of households in Edgar Housing Authority housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Edgar Housing Authority housing?

There are 5 persons with disabilities living in Edgar Housing Authority housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 27% of households served by the Edgar Housing Authority.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Edgar Housing Authority?

The Edgar Housing Authority is rated as a high 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.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Edgar Housing Authority

Leisure Village

406 N B St, Edgar, Nebraska 68935

payment Subsidized