Everett Housing Authority

3107 Colby Avenue
Everett, Snohomish County, Washington
(425) 258-9222

Everett Housing Authority is a public housing agency in Everett, Washington that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, and Public Housing programs. As of February 17th, 2019, Everett Housing Authority has 4 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Douglas Grove and Wiggums Park Place Apartments Project-Based Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Senior Housing (62+) Waiting List is open indefinitely. The 55+ Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Homeless Supportive Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Everett Housing Authority serves Snohomish County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Douglas Grove and Wiggums Park Place Apartments Project-Based Voucher Open Indefinitely
Senior Housing (62+) Open Indefinitely
55+ Housing Open Indefinitely
Homeless Supportive Housing Open Indefinitely
Snohomish County, Washington Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Site-Based Project-Based Voucher Closed

Open Everett Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Indefinitely: Douglas Grove and Wiggums Park Place Apartments Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) is currently accepting Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list applications for 2 and 3-Bedroom apartments at Douglas Grove Apartments and 3-Bedroom apartments at Wiggums Park Place Apartments, from March 23, 2018 at 10:00 am PT until further notice.

To applycomplete the online application here.

For more information, visit the EHA website, or call the office at (425) 258-9222.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (425) 303-1148.

IMPORTANT: This is not the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. Section 8 Project-Based Voucher tenants are required to live in a specific apartment community or scattered site. After one year of occupancy, a Project-Based Voucher tenant may request to be placed on a waiting list to receive the next available Housing Choice Voucher or similar tenant-based rental assistance.

Last Updated on 09/13/2018.

Open Indefinitely: Senior Housing (62+) Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) is currently accepting Senior Housing waiting list applications until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

To applycheck availability online for a senior community here, and follow the instructions on how to apply.

For more information, visit the EHA website, or call the office at (425) 258-9222.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (425) 258-9222.

Last Updated on 09/13/2018.

Open Indefinitely: 55+ Housing Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) is currently accepting 55+ Housing waiting list applications until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

To applycheck availability online for a 55+ community here, and follow the instructions on how to apply.

For more information, visit the EHA website, or call the office at (425) 258-9222.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (425) 258-9222.

Last Updated on 09/13/2018.

Open Indefinitely: Homeless Supportive Housing Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) is currently accepting Homeless Supportive Housing waiting list applications for apartments at Pivotal Point Apartments until further notice.

Please note: According to the EHA, "Pivotal Point Apartments provides subsidized/income based permanent housing with supportive services to special needs applicants who have experienced homelessness."

To applycomplete the online application here.

For more information, visit the EHA website, or call the office at (425) 258-9222.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (425) 258-9222.

Last Updated on 09/13/2018.

Other Everett Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Snohomish County, Washington Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The status of this waiting list is unknown. If you have information regarding this waiting list contact us.

Last Updated on 11/17/2018.

Closed: Site-Based Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The status of this waiting list is unknown. If you have information regarding this waiting list contact us.

Last Updated on 12/10/2018.

About Everett Housing Authority

More information about Everett Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.evha.org/.

HCV Portability Status

As of 02/17/2019, it is not known if Everett 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 Everett Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Everett Housing Authority manages 3,054 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

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

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out Non-Elderly Disabled
Vouchers 2,253 2 191 86 200
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $981 $747 $948 $1,153 $779
Monthly Cost $2,209,528 $1,493 $181,133 $99,187 $155,875

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Everett 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 354 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 11 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 32 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.3 persons and has a household income of $15,121 per year. 97% of households were very low income (VLI) and 83% were extremely low income (ELI). 25% of households had wages as a major source of income, 5% 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

3% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 44% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 25% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 29% 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.

39% of households included children, 13% of which had two adults in the household. 31% of households with children have a female head of household. 70% of all households were headed by a female.

24% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 10% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Everett Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 28% include at least one person with a disability. 48% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 69% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

36% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 38% with 2 bedrooms and 26% with 3 or more bedrooms. 17% 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 Everett Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $371 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $912. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $104.



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.


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Apartment Communities managed by Everett Housing Authority

Lake Woods Senior Apartments I & II

12310 19th Pl W
Everett, WA
1-2 BR
55+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized

Hawkins House

9433 N Davies Rd
Lake Stevens, WA
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
Subsidized
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