Housing Authorities in El Paso, Texas

There are 2 Housing Authorities in El Paso, Texas, serving a population of 678,266 people in an area of 257 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 339,133 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 128 square miles.

In Texas, El Paso is ranked 283rd of 2209 cities in Housing Authorities per capita, and 283rd of 2209 cities in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of El Paso Housing Authorities

Find El Paso, Texas housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


El Paso Housing Authority 212 Lisbon Street El Paso, TX

Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo Housing Authority 332 Alton Griffin Street El Paso, TX

About El Paso Housing Authorities

El Paso 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 El Paso, TX. El Paso County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the El Paso Housing Board.

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

El Paso Public Housing Statistics

Find El Paso 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.

El Paso HUD Housing Programs
 El PasoEl Paso County
Subsidized Units12,81913,168
Occupied %83.0%83.0%
People Per Unit2.52.5
People Total26,50727,659
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$300$300
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$593$592
Average Months on Wait List3534
El Paso Section 8 Housing Programs
 El PasoEl Paso County
Subsidized Units3,7263,805
Occupied %87.0%87.0%
People Per Unit2.42.4
People Total8,1328,323
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$265$265
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$474$476