Section 8 Information...

About Section 8...

The Section 8 Housing Assistance Program is a tenant-based assistance Federal Program which is regulated by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The program provides Rental assistance to eligible applicants based on the income of the household.

When the Atlantic City Housing Authority's Section 8 Housing Assistance Program wait list is open, notifications will be placed in The Press of Atlantic City newspaper, public service announcements will be placed on television and radio, and notification is sent to all area churches, social service agencies, and other community organizations.

You will be asked to complete an Initial Application. Based upon the information provided on the initial application, the eligibility of your family will be determined. Currently, your family income must be at or below the following income limits established by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development:



Monetary Requirements...

You will be asked to complete an Initial Application. Based upon the information provided on the initial application, the eligibility of your family will be determined.

Currently, your family income must be at or below the following income limits established by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development:

Income Level

One Person

Two Person

Three Person

Four Person

Five Person

Six Person

Seven Person

Eight Person

30% of Median

14,950

17,100

19,250

21,250

23,100

24,800

26,500

28,200

Very Low Income

24,900

28,450

32,000

35,550

38,400

41,250

44,100

46,950



 

 

 

Once your family has been determined eligible, your name will be placed on the Wait List for the Section 8 Housing Assistance Program.

It is your responsibility to notify the Housing Assistance Department should your address or family composition change while your name remains on the Wait List.




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Section 8 Housing Wait List is Currently CLOSED


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