Acceptance to the Section 8 program is based on the annual income of a family; in order for a family to qualify, its income cannot exceed 50 percent of the median income of the county in which it resides. The annual inco... More »

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As of 2015, the elderly, disabled and families are eligible for section 8 housing if their income is not more than 50 percent of the median income of the city or county where they live, reports the U.S. Department of Hou... More »

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Section 8 housing is run by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, but application requirements are set by local public housing authorities and vary from state to state, as reported by HUD. In general, app... More »

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Section 8 federal housing choice vouchers can help pay for any housing a participant selects that meets the requirements of the program, including a duplex rental in Orange County. The local Public Housing Agency inspect... More »

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To be approved for Section 8 housing, the local public housing agency, or PHA, must first approve a family's eligibility based on certain criteria, such as the family's size and gross annual income. Typically, the gross ... More »

To qualify for Section 8 housing, the family’s household income cannot exceed 50% of the median income for the county or metropolitan area where the family decides to reside. Each year the Department of Housing and Urban... More »

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You cannot apply online for the federal housing choice voucher program, also known as Section 8 housing, as of April 2015. Instead, you must apply in person at a Public Housing Agency location. More »

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