Phillipsburg Housing Authority

This housing agency serves Phillipsburg, New Jersey.

Waiting List
Open Until Further Notice: Phillipsburg, New Jersey Public Housing Waiting List Learn More

Open Until Further Notice: Phillipsburg, New Jersey Public Housing Waiting List

The Phillipsburg Housing Authority (PHA) is accepting Public Housing waiting list applications from February 5, 2024, until further notice.

To apply while the waiting list is open, complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

50 applicants will be placed on the waiting list for each bedroom size by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the PHA website.

Sources: this information was verified by the PHA notice on January 23, 2024.

About The Agency

Phillipsburg Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 578 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher programs.

Monday 8:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

530 Heckman Street, Phillipsburg, NJ

(908) 859-0122

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 Phillipsburg Housing Authority?

Phillipsburg Housing Authority serves 560 low-income households. The agency manages 0 Housing Choice Vouchers and 560 public housing units.

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

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 73 percent of households served by Phillipsburg Housing Authority. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 94 percent of Phillipsburg Housing Authority households.

How many Phillipsburg Housing Authority residents are employed?

Working adults head 168 households and make up 30 percent of households served by Phillipsburg Housing Authority.

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

There are 425 female-headed renter households living in Phillipsburg Housing Authority housing. Households headed by females are 76% of those served by the Phillipsburg Housing Authority.

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

Black 95
White 392
Hispanic 73

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

There are 212 households headed by seniors served by the Phillipsburg Housing Authority. Senior households are 38% of households in Phillipsburg Housing Authority housing.

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

There are 128 persons with disabilities living in Phillipsburg Housing Authority housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 23% of households served by the Phillipsburg Housing Authority.

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

The Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg Housing Authority

Heckman House

525 Fisher Ave, Phillipsburg, New Jersey 08865

Heckman Terrace

427 Watson Pl, Phillipsburg, New Jersey 08865