Housing Authorities in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

There are 5 Housing Authorities in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, serving a population of 198,753 people in an area of 1,064 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 39,750 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 212 square miles.

In Louisiana, Calcasieu Parish is ranked 34th of 64 parishes in Housing Authorities per capita, and 8th of 64 parishes in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Calcasieu Parish Housing Authorities

Find Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana housing authorities, departments, and HUD.

De Quincy Housing Authority 500 South Grand Avenue DeQuincy, LA

Iowa State Housing Authority 603 North Park Drive Iowa, LA

Lake Charles Housing Authority 800 Bilbo Street Lake Charles, LA

Sulphur Housing Authority 312 Brook Street Sulphur, LA

Vinton Housing Authority 810 Center Street Vinton, LA

About Calcasieu Parish Housing Authorities

Calcasieu Parish 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 Calcasieu Parish, LA. Calcasieu Parish ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Calcasieu Parish Housing Board.

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

Calcasieu Parish Public Housing Statistics

Find Calcasieu Parish 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.

Calcasieu Parish HUD Housing Programs
 Calcasieu ParishLouisiana
Subsidized Units4,82693,912
Occupied %74.0%88.0%
People Per Unit2.32.3
People Total8,306187,825
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$306$294
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$517$615
Average Months on Wait List1444
Calcasieu Parish Public Housing Programs
 Calcasieu ParishLouisiana
Subsidized Units1,10618,773
Occupied %95.0%92.0%
People Per Unit2.42.3
People Total2,48739,049
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$291$276
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$499$558
Average Months on Wait List714
Calcasieu Parish Section 8 Housing Programs
 Calcasieu ParishLouisiana
Subsidized Units64215,741
Occupied %96.0%94.0%
People Per Unit1.61.8
People Total99526,911
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$258$234
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$525$600