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Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency

2101 W Grand Avenue
Clovis, Curry County, New Mexico 88101

Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of October 29th, 2020, Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency serves Clovis.

Waiting List Statuses
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Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice

Open Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Phone: (575) 769-7902.

Open Until Further Notice: Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency (CHRA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open until further notice.

To apply, pick up an application at the CHRA office, located at 2101 W Grand Avenue, Clovis NM. 

Once the application has been completed, submit your application in person to the CHRA office, only on Tuesdays and Thursdays between normal office hours at the address above.

There are no preferences.

Qualified applicants will be placed onto the waiting list by date and time of the application submission.

Please note: The CHRA estimates the wait time to receive a voucher is 6-8 months.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (575)769-7902.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/27/2018.

About Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency

Representatives of Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency may be available by phone at (575) 769-7902. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 10/29/2020, it is not known if Clovis Housing and Redevelopment 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 Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency manages 420 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, 2019:

Standard Homeownership Ported Out
Vouchers 412 6 2
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $479 $250 $834
Monthly Cost $197,396 $1,499 $1,668

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Clovis Housing and Redevelopment 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 19% having issued approximately 22 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 years and 1 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 19 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.2 persons and has a household income of $10,691 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 71% were extremely low income (ELI). 33% of households had wages as a major source of income, 11% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 54% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

11% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 49% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 20% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 20% 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.

48% of households included children, 6% of which had two adults in the household. 45% of households with children have a female head of household. 81% of all households were headed by a female.

79% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 16% of all heads of households being Black and 3% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency Housing Choice Voucher program, 21% include at least one person with a disability. 31% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 92% 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, 36% with 2 bedrooms and 41% with 3 or more bedrooms. 34% 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 Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency voucher holders in 2016 was $283 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $511. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $88.



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.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Clovis Housing and Redevelopment Agency

Grand Ave Homes I

2101 W Grand Ave
Clovis, New Mexico