MANHATTAN HOUSING AUTHORITY
PROGRAMS
For more detailed information on how the Public Housing and Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher programs work, please click below.
Public Housing
Program Description
Section 8 HCV
Program Description
Public Housing Program:
Provides housing to income qualified applicants.  The Housing Authority currently has five properties totaling 202 units, with efficiency,
1, 2, 3, and 4 bedroom units.  The Housing Authority also manages a sixth property (Flint Hills Place Improvements) with 30
dual-designated Public Housing/Low Income Housing Tax Credit units.

Look below to see if you meet the income guidelines for the Public Housing Program.  

For more information about applying for Public Housing please
click here.
Number of Persons                Income Limits
in the Household
                   (cannot exceed this amount)           
1                                                 $34,800
2                                                 $39,800
3                                                 $44,750
4                                                 $49,700
5                                                 $53,700
6                                                 $57,700
7                                                 $61,650
8                                                 $65,650
Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program:
Provides rental assistance to income qualified applicants who lease a rental unit from a private landlord.  The Manhattan Housing
Authority's Section 8 HCV service area includes Manhattan and Ogden in Riley County, and extends into Pottawatomie County to
include the communities of St. George and Wamego.  

The Section 8 HCV waiting list time is approximately 12 months.

Use the Income Limits below to see if you meet the income guidelines for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program.  

For more information about applying for Section 8 please
click here.
Number of Persons               Income Limits
in the Household
              (cannot exceed this amount)                
1                                                 $21,750
2                                                 $24,850
3                                                 $27,950
4                                                 $31,050
5                                                 $33,550
6                                                 $36,050
7                                                 $38,550
8                                                 $41,000
Gardens at Flint Hills Tax Credit Program:
Provides rental housing to income qualified applicants at below located at the corner of Manhattan and Kimball that has 2 and 3
bedroom units.  For more information about applying for The Gardens at Flint Hills please
click here.

Look below to see if you qualify for the Tax Credit Program.  
50% of Area Median Income
Number of Persons           Income Limits                        Rent
in the Household
           (cannot exceed this amount)                                                       
1                                      $21,750                                2 Bedroom  $475         
2                                      $24,850                                3 Bedroom  $525
3                                      $27,950
4                                      $31.050
5                                      $33,550
6                                      $36,050
7                                      $38.550
8                                      $41,000
60% of Area Median Income
Number of Persons          Income Limits                        Net Rent
in the Household
         (cannot exceed this amount)                                                       
1                                      $26,100                                  2 Bedroom $610                
2                                      $29,820                                  3 Bedroom $675
3                                      $33,540
4                                      $37,260
5                                      $40,260
6                                      $43,260
7                                      $46,260
8                                      $49,200
Flint Hills Tax Credit Program:
Provides rental housing to income qualified applicants at below market rents.  The Housing Authority currently has property located at
the corner of Manhattan and Kimball that has 1,2, 3 and 4 bedroom units.  For more information about applying for FHI Tax Credit
please
click here.

Look below to see if you qualify for the Tax Credit Program.  
60% of Area Median Income
Number of Persons          Income Limits                        Net Rent
in the Household
           (cannot exceed this amount)                                                    
1                                      $26,100                              1 Bedroom $410
2                                      $29,820                              2 Bedroom $530               
3                                      $33,540                              3 Bedroom $610
4                                      $37,260                              4 Bedroom $660
5                                      $40,260
6                                      $43,260
7                                      $46,260
8                                      $49,200
Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program:

Provides security and utility deposits to income qualified individuals.  Income guidelines are equal to those of the Section 8 Housing
Choice Voucher program.

For more information about applying for Tenant Based Rental Assistance please
click here.
Program Brochures
40% of Area Median Income
Number of Persons       Income Limits
in the household          
(cannot exceed this amount)             Net Rent                                           
1                                      $17,400                               1 Bedroom $370               
2                                      $19,880                               2 Bedroom $445
3                                      $22,360                               3 Bedroom $510
4                                      $24,840                               4 Bedroom $565
5                                      $26,840
6                                      $28,840
7                                      $30,840
8                                      $32,800