223 S Winnebago St
Rockford, IL - 61102
The Rockford Housing Authority provides assistance through a variety of programs established by Congress and funded through the Department of Housing and Urban Development. These programs include:
Low Income Public Housing
Public Housing provides assistance for low-income families, the elderly and people with disabilities. In Rockford, this program includes a variety of housing opportunities, including multi-family developments, high-rise towers and scattered site homes. The Rockford Housing Authority's low-income public housing program includes four family developments that consist of one-to-six bedroom apartments totaling 669 units. Also included are four high-rise towers, which house elderly residents and residents with disabilities. These apartments house approximately 1,000 families.
The Rockford Housing Authority has made a commitment to develop housing for persons with special needs. Under the low-income public housing programs, three developments were developed to accommodate persons with disabilities.
The Rockford Housing Authority also has a very active scattered site rental program that consists of single-family and duplex homes located throughout Rockford. The RHA owns and maintains 333 scattered site homes under the low income public housing program.
The Rockford Housing Authority administers over a thousand Housing Choice Vouchers. In addition, the Authority also administers 330 Moderate Rehabilitation units, including both family and elderly/handicapped apartments. Project-based units are predominantly designed for people with special needs.
|Median apartment rental rate in this zip code||$734|
|Population in zip code||17,721|
|Median age of those living in this zip code||34.1|
|Average household income of those living in this zip code||$40,226|
|Average home value in this zip code||$72,086|
|Oct 23, 2019||$500.00||Cost added by an applicant|
|Sep 12, 2019||$500.00||Cost added by current tenant|
|Aug 5, 2016||$400.00||Cost added by someone who called|
|Oct 19, 2019||$500.00|
|Mar 2, 2016||$1,000.00||Cost added by someone who called|
|Aug 27, 2016||$200.00|