Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County

2505 West Lewis Street
Pasco, Franklin County, Washington 99301
(509) 547-3581

Open today from 9:00am to 11:30am and 12:30pm to 5:30pm.

Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County is a Public Housing Agency in Pasco, Washington that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of July 18th, 2019, Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County has 2 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Affordable Housing Program Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County serves Franklin County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Public Housing Open Indefinitely
Affordable Housing Program Open Indefinitely
Franklin County, Washington Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County Waiting Lists

Open Indefinitely: Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County (HACPFC) Public Housing waiting list is currently open, since at least May, 2015, until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Pick up an application at the HACPFC administration office, located at 2505 W. Lewis Street, Pasco, WA 99301; during normal office hours.
  2. Download and print the application online here. Select either the "Housing Application (PDF)" link, or the "Solicitudes De Vivienda (PDF)" link.

The following documentation is required with the application: Photo ID for all adults; Birth certificates; Social Security Cards, Immigration Cards (if applicable); verification of income and/or employment, bank account verification, and vehicle registrations for all household members.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the HACPFC administration office at the address above.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Elderly; Disabled; Working. Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list, after sorting preferences.

For more information, visit the HACPFC Public Housing page, or the HACPFC website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (509) 547-3581.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/06/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Affordable Housing Program Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County (HACPFC) Public Housing waiting list is currently open, since at least June, 2019, until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Pick up an application at the HACPFC administration office, located at 2505 W. Lewis Street, Pasco, WA 99301; during normal office hours.
  2. Download and print the application online here. Select either the "Housing Application (PDF)" link, or the "Solicitudes De Vivienda (PDF)" link.

The following documentation is required with the application: Proof of current income; Photo ID and consent to criminal records check for all adult household members; and vehicle registrations for all household members.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the HACPFC administration office at the address above.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list, after sorting preferences.

For more information, visit the HACPFC Affordable Housing Program page, or the HACPFC website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (509) 547-3581.

Last Updated on 06/06/2019.

Other Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County Waiting Lists

Closed: Franklin County, Washington Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County (HACPFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for four days in May, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

For more information, visit the HACPFC Housing Choice Voucher page, or the HACPFC website.

Last Updated on 06/06/2019.

About Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County

More information about Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County can be found on its website at https://www.hacpfc.org/.

HCV Portability Status

As of 07/18/2019, it is not known if Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County 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.

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 9:00am-11:30am , 12:30pm-5:30pm
Tuesday 9:00am-11:30am , 12:30pm-5:30pm
Wednesday 9:00am-11:30am , 12:30pm-5:30pm
Thursday 9:00am-11:30am , 12:30pm-5:30pm
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

About the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County manages 236 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

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

Standard Family Unification Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 192 9 4 27
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $413 $402 $229 $1,033
Monthly Cost $79,213 $3,617 $914 $27,890

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County

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 10% having issued approximately 25 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years0 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 9 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 3 persons and has a household income of $13,871 per year. 97% of households were very low income (VLI) and 76% were extremely low income (ELI). 35% of households had wages as a major source of income, 9% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 53% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

2% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 59% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 18% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 21% 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.

53% of households included children, 17% of which had two adults in the household. 43% of households with children have a female head of household. 72% of all households were headed by a female.

62% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 19% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of the City of Pasco and Franklin County Housing Choice Voucher program, 16% include at least one person with a disability. 36% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 49% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

43% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 31% with 2 bedrooms and 25% with 3 or more bedrooms. 7% 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 the City of Pasco and Franklin County voucher holders in 2016 was $389 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $468. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $76.



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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