Delille Inn

6924 Chef Menteur Hwy, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

Applicants must be 62 years or older to be eligible for an apartment.


Delille Inn was originally constructed in 1987 by the Sisters of the Holy Family, the oldest female-led African-American organization in the United States.

The 5-story complex is comprised of 38 one-bedroom and 13 studio apartments for low-income seniors and individuals that are in need of an accessible unit.

Apartments include a kitchenette, an electric range, a frost-free refrigerator, blinds, ample storage space, a fire alarm, an emergency call system, and more. Heating and cooling for each apartment is individually controlled by the resident.

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Studio and One Bedroom Waitling List Open is Open Now

Studio and One Bedroom Waiting List now open

Last updated on September 5th, 2019


Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
1 Bedroom (1/1) - Income Based

Delille Inn Details

  • 51 one bedroom units.
  • Mid Rise
  • Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly

Property Amenities

  • Coin-Operated Laundry
  • Laundry Facilities

Nearby Amenities

  • Near Bus Line

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly

Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly program, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one member age 62 years or older. Tenants pay rent based on household income. This rent is usually the highest of the following three amounts: either 30% adjusted monthly income, or 10% unadjusted monthly income, or, if receiving welfare assistance, the housing costs portion of this assistance.

New Orleans HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in New Orleans but actual income limits may differ for units at Delille Inn.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $14,750 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% $24,550 $28,050 $31,550 $35,050 $37,900 $40,700 $43,500 $46,300
80% $39,300 $44,900 $50,500 $56,100 $60,600 $65,100 $69,600 $74,100

Delille Inn is managed by Christopher Homes.

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