Compton Local Housing Authority is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Compton Local Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Compton Local Housing Authority administered a total of 803 Section 8 Vouchers. Compton Local Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Compton Local Housing Authority is located at 600 N. Alameda, Compton, CA, 90220 and serves the city of Compton. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Compton Local Housing Authority at, (310) 605-3080 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
The Compton Local Housing Authority (LHA) was established in 1969 pursuant to State legislation. On December 1, 1976, the LHA entered into an Annual Contributions Contract with HUD and received allocation of Section 8 Certificate units. The Housing Authority provides assistance without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or disability status.
To carry out its mission, the LHA operates two programs: the Housing Choice Voucher Program, which provides monthly rental assistance to participants who want to rent from a private landlord, but cannot afford the full monthly rental payment; and the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program, which assists families in creating plans that will lead to economic independence.
The mission of the Compton Local Housing Authority is to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity, and a suitable living environment free from discrimination.
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Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Los Angeles County, CA: