Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Lehigh Acres, FL

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Lee 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 Lehigh Acres, Florida.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Lee County, FL$83,200Very Low Income (50%)$28,150$32,200$36,200$40,200$43,450
Extremely Low Income (30%)$16,900$19,300$23,030$27,750$32,470
Low Income (80%) $45,050$51,450$57,900$64,300$69,450

Lee County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Lee 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 Lee 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.

Housing Authority Of The City Of Fort Myers

4224 Renaissance Preserve
Fort Myers, FL - 33916
Lee County
Website: http://www.hacfm.org
Phone Number: 239-344-3245

Fort Myers Housing Authority

4224 Michigan Avenue
Fort Myers, FL - 33916
Lee County
Website: http://www.hacfm.org/web/
Phone Number: (239) 344-3220

Lee County FL Housing Authority

14170 Warner Circle
North Fort Myers, FL - 33903
Lee County
Website: http://leecountyha.org/
Phone Number: (239) 997-6688

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Lehigh Acres, FL

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Lehigh Acres, FL. 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 utility 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 Lehigh Acres, FL Lee County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$979Estimated $293.70 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1231Estimated $369.30 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1603Estimated $480.90 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1820Estimated $546.00 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In Lehigh Acres, FL

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.

Park Place Apartments Ii (lehigh Acres)

146 Homestead Rd S
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Total Apartment Units: 35
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 35
1 Bedroom apartments 12
2 Bedroom apartments 23
Years In Service Since: 1994
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Vista Palms

10276 Stafford Creek Ct
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Total Apartment Units: 229
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 229
1 Bedroom apartments 56
2 Bedroom apartments 109
3 Bedroom apartments 64
Years In Service Since: 2002
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Heron Pond

1230 Village Lakes Blvd
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33972
Total Apartment Units: 156
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 156
1 Bedroom apartments 78
2 Bedroom apartments 78
Years In Service Since: 2003
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES

Heron Pond Ii

8421 Heron Pond Dr
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33972
Total Apartment Units: 100
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 100
1 Bedroom apartments 60
2 Bedroom apartments 40
Years In Service Since: 2009
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Lehigh Acres, FL

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 Lee County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

Country Cove Apartments

421 Gerald Avenue
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Phone: 239-995-6100
Total Apartment Units: 14
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

Woodward Manor Inc.

1301 Woodward Court
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Phone: 239-369-1414
Total Apartment Units: 90
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

Glendale Village

4 Beth Stacey Blvd
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Phone: 239-995-6100
Total Apartment Units: 14
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

Sunshine Villas

1291 Broad St W
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Phone: (239) 369-9161
Total Apartment Units: 48
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously 202/81

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.

Sunshine Villas Annex

1291 Broad St W
Lehigh Acres, FL - 33936
Phone: (239) 369-9161
Total Apartment Units: 168
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously 202/81

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.


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 Florida?

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.