Housing Authorities in Hernando County, Florida

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Hernando County, Florida, serving a population of 179,144 people in an area of 473 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 89,572 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 236 square miles.

In Florida, Hernando County is ranked 14th of 67 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 7th of 67 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Hernando County Housing Authorities

Find Hernando County, Florida housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Brooksville Housing Authority 800 Continental Drive Brooksville, FL

Hernando County Housing Authority 1661 Blaise Drive Brooksville, FL

About Hernando County Housing Authorities

Hernando 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 Hernando County, FL. Hernando County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Hernando County Housing Board.

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

Hernando County Public Housing Statistics

Find Hernando County HUD 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.

Hernando County HUD Housing Programs
 Hernando CountyFlorida
Subsidized Units455195,822
Occupied %86.0%92.0%
People Per Unit2.12.2
People Total992407,463
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$342$343
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$797$744
Average Months on Wait List4149