Housing Authorities in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana

There are 2 Housing Authorities in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, serving a population of 249,201 people in an area of 846 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 124,600 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 422 square miles.

In Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish is ranked 44th of 64 parishes in Housing Authorities per capita, and 28th of 64 parishes in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of St. Tammany Parish Housing Authorities

Find St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana housing authorities, departments, and HUD.

Covington Housing Authority 303 West 33rd Avenue Covington, LA

Slidell Housing Authority 1250 Martin Luther King Junior Drive Slidell, LA

About St. Tammany Parish Housing Authorities

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

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

St. Tammany Parish Public Housing Statistics

Find St. Tammany 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.

St. Tammany Parish HUD Housing Programs
 St. Tammany ParishLouisiana
Subsidized Units1,49293,912
Occupied %80.0%88.0%
People Per Unit2.02.3
People Total2,645187,825
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$334$294
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$601$615
Average Months on Wait List1644
St. Tammany Parish Public Housing Programs
 St. Tammany ParishLouisiana
Subsidized Units17418,773
Occupied %98.0%92.0%
People Per Unit2.32.3
People Total38839,049
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$346$276
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$395$558
Average Months on Wait List614
St. Tammany Parish Section 8 Housing Programs
 St. Tammany ParishLouisiana
Subsidized Units29515,741
Occupied %95.0%94.0%
People Per Unit1.41.8
People Total42526,911
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$311$234
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$599$600