Public Housing

The County of San Diego Housing Authority administers several publicly-owned rental housing units within San Diego County. These rental units are available to low-income families, senior citizens, and disabled persons.  

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You must be a senior citizen (62 years of age or older), a disabled individual, or a low-income family.

You must either live in an unincorporated area of San Diego County, or in the cities of Chula Vista, Coronado, Del Mar, El Cajon, Escondido, Imperial Beach, La Mesa, Lemon Grove, Poway, San Marcos, Santee, Solana Beach, or Vista.

Your household's annual gross income must be at or below 50% of San Diego's AMI.

If you meet the above requirements and wish to apply for Public Housing, you may submit an application on-line at  If you require specific accommodation to complete the application, please contact our office at (858) 694-4801 or toll free at (877) 478-LIST.