Marion County Housing Authority

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Marion County Housing Authority Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Marion County Housing Authority, a Housing Authority, at Howard Street, Centralia IL.

Marion County Housing Authority
719 Howard Street
Centralia, Illinois, 62801

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About the Marion County Housing Authority

The Marion County Housing Authority, located in Centralia, IL, is a government agency that operates and manages public housing in Marion County. The Housing Authority oversees low-income housing, including the application process, eligibility guidelines, and related resources. For example, Centralia residents can receive subsidies for low-income housing, access public housing programs, and learn about other resources for eligible Marion County residents from the Housing Authority.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • How to qualify for Centralia low income housing
  • Applying for housing subsidies in Centralia
  • Public housing programs in Centralia
  • The locations of low-income housing units
  • Centralia Section 8 landlord information
Low-Income Housing in Centralia

The Marion County Housing Authority manages low-income housing in Centralia, including building projects designed to increase the number of low-income housing units. The Housing Authority provides information on low income housing locations, different types of low-income units, the number of units available, and the application process.

Centralia Low-Income Housing Eligibility

The Housing Authority can provide information on eligibility requirements for Centralia low income housing. The Marion County Housing Authority also manages the application process, including any lotteries or waitlists. You can contact the Housing Authority to learn about eligibility guidelines, submitting applications for low income housing, or joining the waitlist.

Marion County Section 8 Housing

The Section 8 program in Marion County provide vouchers for privately owned housing units. Offered at the federal level, through HUD's Housing Choice Voucher Program, Section 8 caps participants' rent at 30-40% of their income while property owners receive market rate rent. The Marion County Housing Authority pays the remainder of the rent. Landlords can visit the Housing Authority to join the program.

Public Housing Programs

In Centralia, the Housing Authority manages several different types of housing units, including apartments and single-family homes. Public housing programs in Marion County provide more than subsidies, they also offer a range of other services. For example, the Housing Authority can connect Centralia residents with programs for rent assistance, utility bill assistance, and crisis support.

State and Federal Subsidized Housing

Marion County Housing Authorities work together with the Illinois Department of Housing and HUD to provide subsidized housing in Centralia. Local Housing Authorities receive funding from HUD to subsidize housing and oversee public housing developments in Centralia. Centralia public housing programs follow HUD public housing standards and procedures when managing public housing.

Contact the Marion County Housing Authority

You may contact the Marion County Housing Authority by calling 618-532-1894, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Marion County Housing Authority, 719 Howard Street, Centralia, Illinois, 62801.