Monroe Housing Authority

This housing agency serves Monroe, North Carolina.

Waiting List
Closed: Monroe Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Until Further Notice: Monroe Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting List Learn More

Closed: Monroe Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Monroe Housing Authority (MHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open in 2013. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.


For more information, call the MHA office at (704) 289-2514.

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

Monroe Housing Authority (MHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.The MHA offers one Public Housing community with 205 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.To apply, you must visit the MHA to submit an application in person, on Wednesdays between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm. The MHA is located at 504 Hough St, Monroe, NC 28112.Be sure to bring these documents with you when applying: birth certificates, social security cards, and photo IDs for all adult household members.No preferences were noted.For more information, the MHA can be reached by calling (704) 289-2514, during normal office hours.

About The Agency

Monroe Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 524 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

504 Hough Street, Monroe, NC

(704) 289-2514

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 Monroe Housing Authority?

Monroe Housing Authority serves 272 low-income households. The agency manages 397 Housing Choice Vouchers and -9 public housing units.

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

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 71 percent of households served by Monroe Housing Authority. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 92 percent of Monroe Housing Authority households.

How many Monroe Housing Authority residents are employed?

Working adults head 114 households and make up 42 percent of households served by Monroe Housing Authority.

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

There are 252 female-headed renter households living in Monroe Housing Authority housing. Households headed by females are 93% of those served by the Monroe Housing Authority.

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

Black 223
White 38
Hispanic 11

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

There are 62 households headed by seniors served by the Monroe Housing Authority. Senior households are 23% of households in Monroe Housing Authority housing.

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

There are 29 persons with disabilities living in Monroe Housing Authority housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 11% of households served by the Monroe Housing Authority.

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

The Monroe Housing Authority is rated as a standard 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.

How often does Monroe Housing Authority open new waiting lists?

Monroe Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list was last opened on July 14, 2024 and closed on July 14, 2024.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Monroe Housing Authority

901 Hart St

901 Hart St, Monroe, North Carolina 28110

payment Subsidized