Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Pleasant Hill, CA

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Contra Costa County Public Housing Authority.

Income may not exceed 50% of the median income from the table below. The Housing Authority must provide 75 percent of vouchers to those whose income does not exceed 30% of the median income listed below.

HUD Income Limits 2022 in Pleasant Hill, California.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Contra Costa County, CA$142,800Very Low Income (50%)$50,000$57,150$64,300$71,400$77,150
Extremely Low Income (30%)$30,000$34,300$38,600$42,850$46,300
Low Income (80%) $74,200$84,800$95,400$106,000$114,500

Contra Costa County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Contra Costa County. Using the chart above, if you qualify as low income (Very Low Income OR Extremely Low Income), we recommend that you visit your local housing authority. They should be your first stop for housing and rental assistance programs.
1. To get on the waiting list for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8), visit the links provided below to the closest Contra Costa County housing authority to your city in your city.
2. You can also visit the Housing Authority for other low income housing programs with rent assistance.

Richmond California Housing Authority

330 24th Street
Richmond, CA - 94804
Contra Costa County
Website: http://www.ci.richmond.ca.us
Phone Number: 510-621-1300

Housing Authority of the County of Contra Costa

3133 Estudillo St
Martinez, CA - 94553
Contra Costa County
Website: http://www.contracostahousing.org
Phone Number: (925) 957-8000

City of Pittsburg Housing Authority

916 Cumberland Street
Pittsburg, CA - 94565
Contra Costa County
Website: http://www.ci.pittsburg.ca.us/
Phone Number: (925)252-6900

Contra Costa Housing Authority

3133 Estudillo Street
Martinez, CA - 94553
Contra Costa County
Website: https://contracostahousing.org/
Phone Number: (925) 957-8000

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Pleasant Hill, CA

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Pleasant Hill, CA. LIHTC apartment rents are not based on the tenants income. Income credit set aside brackets are selected during the apartment credit applications are used to determine the apartment rents.

The rents are based upon the Area Medium Income (AMI) and tenant based utilty allowances. At least 20% of these apartments (listed below), must provide these low rates for low-income tenants.

LIHTC Maximum Rents

The maximum allowable rents are equal to 30% of the Area Medium Income (AMI), less the utility allowances.

HUD Fair Market Rents for Pleasant Hill, CA Contra Costa County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1854Estimated $556.20 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$2274Estimated $682.20 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$3006Estimated $901.80 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$3578Estimated $1,073.40 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In Pleasant Hill, CA

Using the table above you can estimate what you would be paying by checking the LIHTC Maximum Rent section.

Contact these properties for openings and wait lists and price lists.

Hookston Senior Homes

80 W Hookston Rd
Pleasant Hill, CA - 94523
Total Apartment Units: 100
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 100
1 Bedroom apartments 84
2 Bedroom apartments 16
Years In Service Since: 1999
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES

Grayson Creek Apartments

100 Chilpancingo Pkwy
Pleasant Hill, CA - 94523
Total Apartment Units: 70
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 70
1 Bedroom apartments 16
2 Bedroom apartments 28
3 Bedroom apartments 26
Years In Service Since: 2003
Family Apartments: YES


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Pleasant Hill, CA

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development provides active listings of Section 8 and Multifamily apartments. We have listed them below for you to contact. Check with them to see if they have current availabilities and/or waiting lists. With Section 8 properties, you will need a voucher. Contact the Contra Costa County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Chilpancingo Vista

102 Chilpancingo Pky
Pleasant Hill, CA - 94523
Phone: (925) 685-2385
Total Apartment Units: 25
Type of Listing: 202/811

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.
Section 811 - Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
The Section 811 program allows persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible in the community by subsidizing rental housing


About our Data

Our data is collected from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development data along with computations based on their rules on apartments/housing.

How does HUD housing work in California?

You must qualify for the HUD apartments in the area you are searching. Then, you need to apply directly at the location or through the Public Housing Authority.