Housing Authority of The City of Moundsville

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Public Housing Guidelines

Moundsville Housing Authority has 248 units of public housing that the agency leases to low and moderate income families.  Apartments range in size from efficiency to five bedrooms.  Prior to leasing an apartment, applicants must pass a criminal background check, prior rental history check, and meet admissions requirements regarding family composition and income limits. To be eligible for an apartment, you must be at least 18 years of age and the household income can not exceed the following federally established limits: 

2021 Median Family Income: 63,600


 Household Size
 1
 2
 3
 6
 7
Low Income
 $36,700
 $41,950
 $47,200
$52,400
$56,600
$60,800
 $65,000
$69,200
Very Low Income
 $22,950
 $26,200
 $29,500
$32,750
$35,400
$38,000
 $40,650
$43,250
 Extremely  Low
 $13,800
 $17,420
$21,960
$26,500
$31,040
$35,580
$40,120
$43,250

Flat Rent

Residents have a choice of paying no more than 30% of their total household income for rent, or they may pay flat rent. The minimum rent is $50.00

Flat Rent Rates as of 01/01/2021

 Bedroom Size
 Flat Rent
Bedroom Size 
Flat Rent 
  0 Bedroom
 $455
  3 Bedrooms
$765
  1 Bedroom
 $460
 4 Bedrooms
$925
 2 Bedrooms
 $595
 5 Bedrooms
 $1065

How to Apply

Pre-Applications are available on our website and for pick up at the administrative offices during normal business hours.

Public Housing Properties

General Housing

KERMIT COURT

10 Total Units

2 - Efficiency

8 - One Bedroom

 

GATTS COURT

10 Total Units

4 - Efficiency

6 - One Bedroom

 

FRANCINE COURT

20 Total Units

6 - Efficiency

14 - One Bedroom

 

GOLDEN TOWERS

93 Total Units

56 - Efficiency

35 - One Bedroom

2 - Two Bedroom

 

HELFER PAVILION

39 Total Units

25 - Efficiency

14 - One Bedroom

Handicapped Accessible Housing

We have three two-bedroom and two three-bedroom apartments that are handicap accessible at our Dorsey Street/Burley Court complex.

 

At our Helfer Pavilion building we currently have two one-bedroom accessible apartments.

 

We also have eleven conversion apartments at the Golden Towers, which are two efficiency apartments combined to make one large apartment.

 

Family Units

DORSEY STREET

76 Total Units

33 - Two Bedroom

27 - Three Bedroom

14 - Four Bedroom

2 - Five Bedroom


Our family units now have a 

state-of-the-art security 

surveillance system in place 

around the perimeter of the 

housing project to add an extra 

layer of protection for our 

residents and their children.