Bradford County Housing Authority

112 Dorsett Heights
Mansfield, Tioga County, Pennsylvania 16933

Bradford County Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Mansfield, Pennsylvania that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of December 7th, 2019, Bradford County Housing Authority has 3 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Tioga County, Pennsylvania Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Tioga County, Forestview Manor Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The McCallum Manor, Park Place, Keystone Manor, Page Manor, Bradford County Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Bradford County Housing Authority serves Bradford County and Tioga County.

The Tioga County Housing Authority and Bradford County Housing Authority operate together as the Tioga/Bradford Housing and Redevelopment Authority.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Tioga County, Pennsylvania Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Tioga County, Forestview Manor Senior and Disabled Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
McCallum Manor, Park Place, Keystone Manor, Page Manor, Bradford County Senior and Disabled Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Bradford County, Pennsylvania Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Bradford County Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Tioga County, Pennsylvania Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Tioga/Bradford County Housing Authority (TBCHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Tioga County is currently open, from November 26, 2018 at 12:00 pm ET, until further notice.

To apply, complete the application online here.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or Work Locally, Working/Employed, Veterans, Homeless, Victims of Domestic Violence, Displaced by Natural Disaster, Veterans.

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

For more information, visit the TBHRA website, or call the office at (570) 638-2151.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (570) 638-2151.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 03/07/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Tioga County, Forestview Manor Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

The Tioga County Housing Authority (TCHA) waiting list for Senior and Disabled Public Housing apartments at Forestview Manor is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least September 1, 2019, until further notice.

Forestview Manor is located in Elkland, PA.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Complete the online application here.
  2. Call (814) 258-5606 or (570) 638-2151

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the TCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (814) 258-5606 or (570) 638-2151.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/11/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: McCallum Manor, Park Place, Keystone Manor, Page Manor, Bradford County Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

The Tioga County Housing Authority (TCHA) waiting list for Senior and Disabled Public Housing apartments at McCallum Manor, Park Place, Keystone  Manor, and Page Manor is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least September 1, 2019 until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Complete the online application here.
  2. Call (814) 258-5606 or (570) 638-2151

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, read the TCHA public notice, or visit the TCHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (814) 258-5606 or (570) 638-2151.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/11/2019.

Other Bradford County Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Bradford County, Pennsylvania Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Tioga/Bradford Housing and Redevelopment Authority (TBHRA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Bradford County is currently closed. It was last open in December, 2018. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Live, Work, or Attend School Locally, Displaced by Government Action, Displaced by Natural Disaster, Referred by Local Assistance Program.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the TBHRA website here, or call the office at (570) 638-2151.

Last Updated on 12/03/2018.

About Bradford County Housing Authority

More information about Bradford County Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.tbhra.org/.

Representatives of Bradford County Housing Authority may be available by phone at (570) 638-2151. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 12/07/2019, it is not known if Bradford County Housing Authority 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 Bradford County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Bradford County Housing Authority manages 179 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

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

Standard Homeownership
Vouchers 176 3
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $294 $258
Monthly Cost $51,719 $775

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Bradford County Housing Authority

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 8% having issued approximately 23 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 5 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 44 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 1.6 persons and has a household income of $12,176 per year. 98% of households were very low income (VLI) and 69% were extremely low income (ELI). 9% of households had wages as a major source of income, 1% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 90% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

1% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 32% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 27% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 41% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 2% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

23% of households included children, 1% of which had two adults in the household. 19% of households with children have a female head of household. 73% of all households were headed by a female.

1% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 1% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Bradford County Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 46% include at least one person with a disability. 76% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 57% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

67% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 20% with 2 bedrooms and 12% with 3 or more bedrooms. 6% 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 Bradford County Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $306 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $356. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $94.



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 Operated by Bradford County Housing Authority

Keystone Manor

502 Church St
Athens, PA

Mccallum Manor

32 S Minnequa Ave
Canton, PA