Waiting List Demographics

Waiting List Demographics

Housing Needs of Families on the PHA’s Waiting Lists
As of September 01, 2021
Waiting list type:     
x       Section 8 tenant-based assistance
         Public Housing
         Combined Section 8 and Public Housing
         Public Housing Site-Based or sub-jurisdictional waiting list (optional)
 
# of families
% of total families
 Annual Turnover
Waiting list total
117,718
 
 
Extremely low income <=30% AMI
87,423
74.26%
 
Very low income (>30% but <=50% AMI)
18,744 15.92%
 
Low income (>50% but <80% AMI)
8,992 7.64%
 
Families with children
66,337
56.35%
 
Elderly families
13,860
11.77%
 
Families with Disabilities
27,572
23.42%
 
Race/ethnicity (1)  White
52,644
44.72%
 
Race/ethnicity (2) African-American
56,548
48.04%
 
Race/ethnicity (3) American Indian
5,164 4.39%
 
Race/ethnicity (4) Asian
3,464
2.94%
 
Race/ethnicity (5) Pacific Islander
5,036 4.28%
 
Race not given 643 0.55%  

Is the waiting list closed (select one)?       Yes    X No 

If yes:
How long has it been closed (# of months)?   N/A

Does the PHA expect to reopen the list in the PHA Plan year?   N/A
Does the PHA permit specific categories of families even if generally closed?   N/A