Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In State College, PA

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Centre 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 State College, Pennsylvania.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Centre County, PA$97,300Very Low Income (50%)$34,100$38,950$43,800$48,650$52,550
Extremely Low Income (30%)$20,450$23,400$26,300$29,200$32,470
Low Income (80%) $54,500$62,300$70,100$77,850$84,100

Centre County Public Housing Authorities

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

Centre County Housing Authority

121 Beaver Farm Lane
Bellefonte, PA - 16823
Centre County
Website: https://www.centrecountyhousingauthority.com/
Phone Number: (814) 355-6965

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In State College, PA

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in State College, PA. 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 State College, PA Centre County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1055Estimated $316.50 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1212Estimated $363.60 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1548Estimated $464.40 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1644Estimated $493.20 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In State College, PA

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 Crest Terrace Apartments

1400 Martin St
State College, PA - 16803
Total Apartment Units: 240

Yorkshire Village Apartments

879 Southgate Dr
State College, PA - 16801
Total Apartment Units: 40

Beaver Court Apartments

120 E Beaver Ave
State College, PA - 16801
Total Apartment Units: 89
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 89
1 Bedroom apartments 80
2 Bedroom apartments 1
Years In Service Since: 1994
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES

Sylvan View

1510 Martin St
State College, PA - 16803
Total Apartment Units: 49
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 49
3 Bedroom apartments 49
Years In Service Since: 1994
Family Apartments: YES

Pheasant Glen Apartments

447 W Clinton Ave
State College, PA - 16803
Total Apartment Units: 92
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 92
3 Bedroom apartments 68
4 Bedroom apartments 24
Years In Service Since: 1997
Family Apartments: YES

Waupelani Heights Apartments

460 Waupelani Dr
State College, PA - 16801
Total Apartment Units: 34
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 34
2 Bedroom apartments 24
3 Bedroom apartments 10
Years In Service Since: 2003
Family Apartments: YES

Limerock Court

234 Limerock Terr
State College, PA - 16801
Total Apartment Units: 36
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 36
2 Bedroom apartments 17
3 Bedroom apartments 19
Years In Service Since: 2013
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Stonebridge Senior

1680 Bristol Ave
State College, PA - 16801
Total Apartment Units: 58
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 58
1 Bedroom apartments 24
2 Bedroom apartments 34
Years In Service Since: 2015
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Atherton Place

1311 S Atherton St
State College, PA - 16801
Total Apartment Units: 12
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 12
2 Bedroom apartments 12
Years In Service Since: 2016
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in State College, PA

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

Mount Nittany Residences

301 Rolling Ridge Dr
State College, PA - 16801
Phone: 814-234-1323
Total Apartment Units: 151
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized


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 Pennsylvania?

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.