Housing Authority of Fort Mill

105 Bozeman Drive, Fort Mill, SC

There are two waiting lists open now offered by Housing Authority of Fort Mill.

Housing Authority of Fort Mill Waiting Lists

Waiting ListStatus
Fort Mill, South Carolina Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Open Now
Multifamily Program Open Now

Housing Authority of Fort Mill offers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Moving to Work programs in Fort Mill, Indian Land and Tega Cay.

Go to the South Carolina Section 8 Waiting Lists page or the South Carolina Public Housing Waiting Lists page for more nearby housing applications.

Open Now: Fort Mill, South Carolina Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Fort Mill (HAFM) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is open.

The HAFM is accepting accepted applications for this waiting list from January 23, 2023 at 8:00 am, until January 30, 2023 at 7:59 am ET.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

There are preferences, and they are listed on the application.

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

For more information, visit the HAFM website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HAFM website on December 2, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Fort Mill, South Carolina.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (803) 547-6787.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 01/24/2023.

Open Now: Multifamily Program Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Fort Mill (HAFM) Multifamily Program waiting list is open.

The HAFM is accepting applications for this waiting list from January 23, 2023 at 8:00 am, until January 30, 2023 at 7:59 am ET.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the HAFM website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HAFM website on December 2, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Other rental assistance in Fort Mill, South Carolina.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (803) 547-6787.

Last Updated on 01/23/2023.

About Housing Authority of Fort Mill

About the Housing Authority of Fort Mill Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of Fort Mill manages 134 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following table summarizes types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 123 11
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $658 $768
Monthly Cost $80,908 $8,446
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 12% having issued approximately 12 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 6 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 58 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.5 persons and has a household income of $15,153 per year. 94% of households were very low income (VLI) and 62% were extremely low income (ELI). 34% 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 66% 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, 58% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 17% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 26% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

56% of households included children, 2% of which had two adults in the household. 55% of households with children have a female head of household. 95% of all households were headed by a female.

69% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 67% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of Fort Mill Housing Choice Voucher program, 15% include at least one person with a disability. 35% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 33% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

12% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 35% with 2 bedrooms and 53% with 3 or more bedrooms. 32% 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 Housing Authority of Fort Mill voucher holders in 2016 was $381 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $648. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $123.

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.