Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority

15 North Marr Street
Fond Du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin 54935

Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of September 22nd, 2019, Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority serves Fond du Lac County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

Please note: The Fond du Lac County Housing Authority and Fond du Lac Housing Authority operate as the Fond du Lac Housing Authority to cover Fond du Lac County, WI.

The Fond du Lac Housing Authority (FDLHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The FDLHA offers one Public Housing community with 242 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from 1 to 5 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the FDLHA to submit a pre-application in person, located at 15 North Marr Street, Fond du Lac, WI 54935, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm CT; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Be sure to bring these documents with you when applying: Birth certificates, Social Security Cards, photo IDs for all adult household members, school documentation (if an adult household member is a full time student), custody papers (if applicable), proof of all income, saving and checking account statements.

Please note: For a more detailed list of what to bring with you, follow this link.

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For more information, visit the FDLHA website, or call the office at (920) 929-3107 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (920)929-3107.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/04/2015.

About Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority

Representatives of Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority may be available by phone at (920) 929-3107. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 09/22/2019, it is not known if Fond Du Lac 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 Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority manages 402 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

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

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 401 1
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $349 $2,273
Monthly Cost $139,771 $2,273

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Fond Du Lac 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 19% having issued approximately 22 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 years and 1 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 11 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2 persons and has a household income of $12,949 per year. 98% of households were very low income (VLI) and 72% were extremely low income (ELI). 23% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 70% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

5% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 50% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 23% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 22% 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.

44% of households included children, 1% of which had two adults in the household. 41% of households with children have a female head of household. 79% of all households were headed by a female.

19% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 14% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 22% include at least one person with a disability. 49% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 3% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

47% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 36% with 2 bedrooms and 17% with 3 or more bedrooms. 5% 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 Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $325 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $429. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $91.



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 Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority

Fond Du Lac Co

235 Winnebago St
North Fond Du Lac, WI
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