Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Fort Walton Beach, FL

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Okaloosa 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 Fort Walton Beach, Florida.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Okaloosa County, FL$90,600Very Low Income (50%)$30,800$35,200$39,600$43,950$47,500
Extremely Low Income (30%)$18,450$21,100$23,750$27,750$32,470
Low Income (80%) $49,250$56,250$63,300$70,300$75,950

Okaloosa County Public Housing Authorities

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

Fort Walton Beach Housing Authority

27 Robinwood Drive SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL - 32548
Okaloosa County
Website: http://fwbha.com/
Phone Number: (850)243-3224

Crestview Housing Authority

371 W. Hickory Ave
Crestview, FL - 32536
Okaloosa County
Website: http://www.chafl.com
Phone Number: (850) 682-2413

Active Public Housing Authority Listings In Fort Walton Beach, FL

We have listed the current list of public housing authority properties in Fort Walton Beach, FL. These are Section 8 property listings, that will need a voucher or approval from the public housing authorities listed above. Contact them to see if their are openings or waiting lists.

Charlie Hill Terrace

50 Ed Brown St Sw
Phone Number: (850)243-3224
Website: http://fwbha.com/
Fort Walton Beach, FL - 32548
Total Apartment Units: 124
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 124
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Fort Walton Beach, FL

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Fort Walton Beach, 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 Fort Walton Beach, FL Okaloosa County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$987Estimated $296.10 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1172Estimated $351.60 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1542Estimated $462.60 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1997Estimated $599.10 - utility allowance

Available LIHTC Properties In Fort Walton Beach, 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.

Heather Glenn

1600 Hunt Club St
Fort Walton Beach, FL - 32547
Total Apartment Units: 168
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 168
1 Bedroom apartments 40
2 Bedroom apartments 72
3 Bedroom apartments 32
4 Bedroom apartments 24
Years In Service Since: 2004
Family Apartments: YES

HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Fort Walton Beach, 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 Okaloosa County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.

White Sands Manor Ii

45 Windham Avenue Sw
Fort Walton Beach, FL - 32548
Phone: (850) 244-7162
Total Apartment Units: 53
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

Westminster Manor

40 Windham Ave Se
Fort Walton Beach, FL - 32548
Phone: 850-244-7162
Total Apartment Units: 95
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized

Choctaw Village

859 Gibson Road
Fort Walton Beach, FL - 32547
Phone: 850-862-4200
Total Apartment Units: 48
Type of Listing: Subsidized - Previously Insure

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.