Housing Authority of the City of Raton

309 Parsons Avenue
Raton, Colfax County, New Mexico 87740

Housing Authority of the City of Raton is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of September 21st, 2021, Housing Authority of the City of Raton has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Housing Authority of the City of Raton serves Raton.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Housing Authority of the City of Raton Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Housing Authority of the City of Raton Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Housing Authority of the City of Raton Phone: (575) 445-8021.

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing 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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Waiting List
The Housing Authority of the City of Raton (HACR) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The HACR offers one Public Housing community with 156 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from studio's to 4 bedrooms.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Visit the HACR to pick up a pre-application, located at 309 Parsons Ave., Raton, NM 87740, during normal office hours.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (575) 445-8021 during normal office hours.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards, proof of all income, birth certificates.

The HACR does not have a preference.

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the pre-application is received.

For more information, the HACR can be reached by calling (575) 445-8021 during normal office hours.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (575)445-8021.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 08/27/2015.

About Housing Authority of the City of Raton

Representatives of Housing Authority of the City of Raton may be available by phone at (575) 445-8021. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Housing Authority of the City of Raton does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of the City of Raton

Operation Breakthrough

313 N 4th St
Raton, New Mexico