Housing Authorities in Kankakee County, Illinois

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Kankakee County, Illinois, serving a population of 110,801 people in an area of 677 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 55,400 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 338 square miles.

In Illinois, Kankakee County is ranked 59th of 102 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 30th of 102 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Kankakee County Housing Authorities

Find Kankakee County, Illinois housing authorities, departments, and HUD.

Kankakee County Housing Authority 185 Saint Joseph Avenue Kankakee, IL

Kankakee Housing Authority 340 North Dearborn Avenue Kankakee, IL

About Kankakee County Housing Authorities

Kankakee 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 Kankakee County, IL. Kankakee County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Kankakee County Housing Board.

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

Kankakee County Public Housing Statistics

Find Kankakee County 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.

Kankakee County HUD Housing Programs
 Kankakee CountyIllinois
Subsidized Units1,655226,660
Occupied %81.0%91.0%
People Per Unit1.92.0
People Total2,552412,356
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$307$321
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$635$822
Average Months on Wait List1117
Kankakee County Public Housing Programs
 Kankakee CountyIllinois
Subsidized Units23146,016
Occupied %92.0%90.0%
People Per Unit2.01.9
People Total43478,640
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$271$277
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$787$809
Average Months on Wait List812
Kankakee County Section 8 Housing Programs
 Kankakee CountyIllinois
Subsidized Units59364,670
Occupied %91.0%95.0%
People Per Unit1.81.6
People Total1,013100,073
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$270$289
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$696$870