Affordable Housing Online is monitoring the federal government's response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. 

An extensive list of coronavirus resources for low-income households can be found here.

New Florida

2521 Independence Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70117

Redevelopment of the legacy public housing project completed in 2017.

New Florida Details

  • 52 bedroom units.
  • Public Housing

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

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 New Florida.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $14,800 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% $24,650 $28,200 $31,700 $35,200 $38,050 $40,850 $43,650 $46,500
80% $39,450 $45,050 $50,700 $56,300 $60,850 $65,350 $69,850 $74,350

New Florida is managed by Housing Authority of New Orleans.

Image of New Florida

Nearby Low Income Apartment Communities

Christopher Inn

2110 Royal St
New Orleans, Louisiana
Income Based
Studio-1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Delille Inn

6924 Chef Menteur Hwy
New Orleans, Louisiana
Income Based
1 BR
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Abundance Square at The Estates

3450 Desire Parkway
New Orleans, Louisiana
Income Based
1-4 BR

River Garden on Felicity

913 Felicity St
New Orleans, Louisiana
$1,250-1,325
2 BR