Chicago Housing Authority in Chicago, Illinois

Popularity:#2 of 3 Housing Authorities in Chicago#13 of 18 Housing Authorities in Cook County#92 of 132 Housing Authorities in Illinois#2,408 in Housing Authorities

Chicago Housing Authority Contact Information

View Address, Phone Number, Fax Number, and Hours for Chicago Housing Authority, a Housing Authority, at South Wentworth Avenue, Chicago IL.

Chicago Housing Authority
3250 South Wentworth Avenue
Chicago, Illinois, 60616
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM-5:00 PM

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About the Chicago Housing Authority

The Chicago Housing Authority, located in Chicago, IL, is a government agency that operates and manages public housing in Cook County. The Housing Authority oversees low-income housing, including the application process, eligibility guidelines, and related resources. For example, Chicago residents can receive subsidies for low-income housing, access public housing programs, and learn about other resources for eligible Cook County residents from the Housing Authority.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • How to qualify for Chicago low income housing
  • Applying for housing subsidies in Chicago
  • Public housing programs in Chicago
  • The locations of low-income housing units
  • Chicago Section 8 landlord information

Chicago Public Housing Statistics

Find Chicago HUD Housing Programs, Public 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.

Chicago HUD Housing Programs
 ChicagoCook County
Subsidized Units102,478124,193
Occupied %92.0%92.0%
People Per Unit2.02.0
People Total186,406234,543
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$326$338
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$985$978
Average Months on Wait List2620
Chicago Public Housing Programs
 ChicagoCook County
Subsidized Units16,50917,153
Occupied %88.0%88.0%
People Per Unit2.02.0
People Total29,04030,064
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$309$310
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$1,293$1,298
Average Months on Wait List-27
Chicago Section 8 Housing Programs
 ChicagoCook County
Subsidized Units26,86232,251
Occupied %95.0%95.0%
People Per Unit1.81.7
People Total45,30152,241
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$298$299
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$1,097$1,046