Housing Authority of the County of Kern
Bakersfield, CA - 93301


Housing Authority of the County of Kern

601 - 24th Street
Bakersfield, CA - 93301
(661) 631-8500

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Last-Modified: 2021-05-05 10:03:28

Median apartment rental rate in this zip code: $858
Population in zip code: 12,325
Media age of those living in this zip code: 30.2
Media household income of those living in this zip code: $33,324
Average home value in this zip code: $187,764

The Housing Authority is an independent, local government agency providing safe, affordable housing to thousands of Kern County residents through special programs serving families, individuals, senior citizens, Veterans, the disabled, homeless persons, farm workers and emancipated foster youth. In addition to meeting the housing needs of over 15,000 low income Kern County residents, the Housing Authority partners with other local agencies to help residents become self-sufficient. The Authority is an active developer of affordable housing, acquiring and building housing to help meet the affordable housing needs in Kern County. Section 8 is a rent subsidy program, whereby low-income residents of Kern County are awarded vouchers, enabling them to obtain housing in the private sector. The Agency contracts with landlords to subsidize the participants' rents. The housing must meet HUD Housing Quality Standards for the Housing Authority to enter into a Housing Assistance Payment contract with the landlord. The subsidy is the difference between 30% of tenant income and the Section 8 Payment Standard amount for Kern County. Low-income Public Housing (LIPH) This federally-funded Program is administered at twelve (12) housing complexes, owned and operated by the Agency. Rents are based on 30% of the tenant's monthly net adjusted income or ceiling rents, based on the size of the unit - whichever is less. Families must pay a minimum of $50.00 for rent each month. There is a total of 899 LIPH units in Kern County. Applications for Low Income Public Housing may be obtained at the Central Office in the Applications Department at 601-24th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301 or at your local project office. For the location of a development near you, see Locations. All completed applications must be returned to the Applications Department in the Central Office either by mail or delivered personally. All eligibility interviews will be conducted at the Central Office in Bakersfield. Low-income Public Housing: Locations * Rio Vista 18 MacArthur Place, Bakersfield, CA 93308 Manager: Maria Leal, 661-392-7125 71 Units, 1-4 bedrooms * Adelante Vista 1104 South Robinson St., Bakersfield, CA 93307 Manager: Marie Everett-Alaniz, 661-324-3088 142 Units, 1-4 bedrooms * Valle Vista 327 Dover Pl., Delano, CA 93215 Manager: Victoria Lopez, 661-725-9676 62 Units, 1-4 bedrooms * Monte Vista 701 Meyer St., Arvin, CA 93203 Manager: Felicia Lane, 661-854-0520 50 Units, 1-4 bedrooms * Little Village 714 Smith St., Bakersfield, CA 93307 Manager: Hattie Glenn, 661-831-4248 155 Units, 1-4 bedrooms * Terra Vista 300 Terra Vista, Shafter, CA 93263 Manager: Maria Corpuz, 661-746-2583 35 Units, bedrooms 1-4 * Plaza Towers and Annex 3015 Wilson Rd., Bakersfield, CA 93304 Manager: Mary Alice Lopez, 661-832-3206 200 Units, Studios and 1 bedroom * Parkview 701 Meyer St., Arvin, CA 93203 Manager: Felicia Lane, 661-854-0520 28 Units, 1 bedroom * Homer Harrison 1910 Garces Hwy., Delano, CA 93215 Manager: Hannah Ortega, 661-725-6369 50 Units, 2-4 bedrooms * Haciendas del Sol 701 Meyer St., Arvin, CA 93203 Manager: Felicia Lane, 661-854-0520 36 Single family homes, 2-4 bedrooms * Milagro del Valle 106 -11th St., McFarland, CA 93250 Manager: Rosalia Herrera, 661-792-1614 46 Single family homes, 2-4 bedrooms * Maganda Park 312 S. Austin St., Delano, CA 93215 Manager: Rosalia Herrera, 661-721-8865 20 Single family homes, 2-4 bedrooms

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Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2021 - effective January 2021
Persons In Family Household Poverty Guideline
For Households with more than 8 persons, add $4,480 for each additional person.
1 $12,760
2 $17,240
3 $21,720
4 $26,200
5 $30,680
6 $35,160
7 $39,640
8 $44,120

*Alaska and Hawaii have different rates for HUD federal poverty guidelines.
These numbers above represent 100% of the Federal Poverty Rate. In order to get in some apartments the 100% rate changes to things like 200%. In these cases, you will only need to multiply the rate in each category by 2.

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