Eureka Housing Authority

About Us

The Housing Authority of the City of Eureka and County of Humboldt are operated out of the same office at 735 West Everding Street, Eureka, CA 95501. Located in Humboldt County, where the redwoods meet the ocean, the office is located in a central site that allows for simple access for Humboldt County residents. Established over 140 years ago, the City of Eureka and County of Humboldt attracted miners, loggers and fishermen to the untamed wilderness. Today the County offers everything from beaches to four star restaurants, from hiking to locally produced plays and musicals. For more information please visit the Eureka Chamber of Commerce website.

 

The Housing Authority of the City of Eureka was incorporated on August 6, 1946. The Housing Authority was established to provide clean, decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for low-income families. The Housing Authority of the City of Eureka is an independent agency, with operations separate from those of the City of Eureka. Currently the Housing Authority owns and operates several housing projects throughout the City of Eureka, including Eureka Family Housing, Eureka Senior Housing and Public Housing Projects.   The projects are low rent and provide housing to families, seniors and individuals that meet income eligibility requirements.

 

The Housing Authority of the County of Humboldt was incorporated on December 1, 1970. The Housing Authority of the County of Humboldt was established to help obtain clean, decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for low-income families. The Housing Authority is an independent agency, with operations separate from those of the County of Humboldt. Currently the Housing Authority administers assistance through the Section 8, Housing Choice Voucher program. The program allows income eligible individuals to apply vouchers towards rent for qualified housing throughout the County of Humboldt.