Housing Authorities in Grant County, New Mexico

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Grant County, New Mexico, serving a population of 28,382 people in an area of 3,961 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 14,191 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 1,980 square miles.

In New Mexico, Grant County is ranked 9th of 33 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 8th of 33 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Grant County Housing Authorities

Find Grant County, New Mexico housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Bayard Housing Authority 100 Runnels Drive Bayard, NM

Silver City Housing Authority 2545 N Silver St Silver City, NM

About Grant County Housing Authorities

Grant 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 Grant County, NM. Grant County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Grant County Housing Board.

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

Grant County Public Housing Statistics

Find Grant 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.

Grant County HUD Housing Programs
 Grant CountyNew Mexico
Subsidized Units73825,819
Occupied %88.0%85.0%
People Per Unit2.12.1
People Total1,34446,262
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$231$282
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$453$523
Average Months on Wait List3523
Grant County Public Housing Programs
 Grant CountyNew Mexico
Subsidized Units1563,988
Occupied %96.0%94.0%
People Per Unit2.22.4
People Total3368,928
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$248$274
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$428$461
Average Months on Wait List316
Grant County Section 8 Housing Programs
 Grant CountyNew Mexico
Subsidized Units505,582
Occupied %97.0%93.0%
People Per Unit2.32.0
People Total11110,164
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$138$248
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$571$525