Housing Authorities in Orange County, California

There are 4 Housing Authorities in Orange County, California, serving a population of 3,155,816 people in an area of 791 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 788,954 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 197 square miles.

In California, Orange County is ranked 39th of 58 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 7th of 58 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Orange County Housing Authorities

Find Orange County, California housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Anaheim Housing Authority 201 South Anaheim Boulevard Anaheim, CA

Garden Grove Housing Authority 11277 Garden Grove Boulevard Garden Grove, CA

Orange County Housing Authority 1770 North Broadway Santa Ana, CA

Santa Ana Housing Authority 20 Civic Center Plaza Santa Ana, CA

About Orange County Housing Authorities

Orange County Housing Authorities are local government agencies established to construct, own, operate, and manage public housing and other forms of subsidized housing for low-income residents in Orange County, CA. Orange County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Orange County Housing Board.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • Finding Orange County low income and affordable housing
  • Section 8 housing applications
  • Orange County housing lottery and waitlist process
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Federal Housing Act (FHA)

Orange County Public Housing Statistics

Find Orange County HUD Housing Programs and Section 8 Housing Programs. Data Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), Picture of Subsidized Households: 2018.

Orange County HUD Housing Programs
 Orange CountyCalifornia
Subsidized Units27,021491,113
Occupied %89.0%90.0%
People Per Unit2.12.1
People Total53,702945,541
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$501$444
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$1,262$1,040
Average Months on Wait List5739
Orange County Section 8 Housing Programs
 Orange CountyCalifornia
Subsidized Units4,370102,161
Occupied %98.0%96.0%
People Per Unit1.51.7
People Total6,781167,519
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$369$365
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$1,255$1,096