Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority

This housing agency serves Blair County, Pennsylvania.

Waiting List
Closed: Blair County Housing & Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Open Until Further Notice: Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Public Housing Waiting List Learn More

Closed: Blair County Housing & Redevelopment Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Blair County Housing Authority (BCHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

To apply, applicants were required to visit the BCHA office.

This waiting list had no preferences.

Applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received.

For more information, call the BCHA at (814) 695-7548.

Open Until Further Notice: Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority Public Housing Waiting List

The Blair County Housing Authority (BCHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Call the BCHA at (814) 695-7548 to request an application by mail.
  2. Pick up an application at one of the following BCHA offices:
  • 1407 Blair St, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.
  • 105 Cranberry St, Tyrone, PA 17304.
  • 1311 N Cambria St, Bellwood PA 16617.

The following documentation is required when submitting the application: birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

There are no preferences.

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

For more information, call the BCHA at (814) 695-7548 during normal office hours.

About The Agency

Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority provides affordable housing for up to 584 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

1407 Blair Street, Hollidaysburg, PA

(814) 695-7548

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 Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority?

Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority serves 468 low-income households. The agency manages 505 Housing Choice Vouchers and 80 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 68 percent of households served by Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 95 percent of Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority households.

How many Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority residents are employed?

Working adults head 70 households and make up 15 percent of households served by Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority?

There are 313 female-headed renter households living in Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority housing. Households headed by females are 67% of those served by the Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority renters?

Black 14
White 445
Hispanic 9

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority?

There are 201 households headed by seniors served by the Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority. Senior households are 43% of households in Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority housing?

There are 187 persons with disabilities living in Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 40% of households served by the Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority?

The Blair County Housing and Redevelopment 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.

How often does Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority open new waiting lists?

Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list was last opened on July 22, 2024 and closed on July 22, 2024.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Center Hall

7 School St , Smethport, Pennsylvania 16749

bed 2-3
payment Subsidized

Riley Road Apartments

62 Main Street, Bradford Township, Pennsylvania 16701

bed 1
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Bell Court

1311 N Cambria St, Bellwood, Pennsylvania 16617

bed 1-2
payment Subsidized

Bradford High Rise

62 Main Street, Bradford Township, Pennsylvania 16701

bed 1
payment Subsidized