Taos County Housing Authority

525 Ranchitos Road, Unit #962
Taos, Taos County, New Mexico
(575) 758-2460

Program Details

Taos County Housing Authority is a Section 8 and Public Housing Agency in Taos, New Mexico.

Taos County Housing Authority serves Cibola County, Colfax County, Los Alamos County, McKinley County, Mora County and Taos County.

Taos County Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Public Housing Waiting List: Open Indefinitely

Please note: The Taos County Housing Authority is managed by the Northern Regional Housing Authority (NRHA). The NRHA covers the Counties of Cibola, Colfax, Los Alamos, McKinley, Mora, Rio Arriba, Sandoval, San Juan, San Miguel, and Taos, NM.

The Northern Regional Housing Authority (NRHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The NRHA offers one Public Housing community in Taos, with 167 units for families and senior/disabled individuals, ranging in size from studios to 5 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the NRHA to pick up a pre-application, located at 525 Ranchitos Road, Taos, NM 87571, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm MT, Monday-Friday.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, visit the NRHA website, or call the office at (575) 758-2460 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.


After applying, learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/15/2015.

Taos County Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List: Closed


Please note: The Taos County Housing Authority is managed by the Northern Regional Housing Authority (NRHA). The NRHA covers the Counties of Cibola, Colfax, Los Alamos, McKinley, Mora, Rio Arriba, Sandoval, San Juan, San Miguel, and Taos, NM.

The Northern Regional Housing Authority (NRHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It is not known when the waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.


For more information, visit the NRHA website, or call the office at (575) 758-2460 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Last Updated on 09/15/2015.

About Taos County Housing Authority

More information about Taos County Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://northernregional.org/.

HCV Portability Status

As of 06/22/2018, it is not known if Taos County Housing Authority is accepting Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Taos County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Taos County Housing Authority manages 320 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

StandardPorted Out
Vouchers30119
Monthly Cost Per Voucher$461$672
Monthly Cost$138,756$12,777

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