Public Announcement

The Chester Housing Authority will accept online applications for the public housing waiting list beginning September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. *We will be accepting applications for one, two and three-bedroom units only
To complete the pre-application, go to:
Applicants may use any computer, tablet or smart-phone with internet access to apply, including free computers at public libraries. Applicants needing a reasonable accommodation can submit a written request to:
Chester Housing Authority
Attn: Maria Zissimos, Esq
1111 Avenue of the States,
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013

Income Eligibility

To be eligible your total household income may not exceed the following amounts based on household size:
1 Person 2 People 3 People 4 People 5 People 6 People 7 People 8 People
$48,950 $55,950 $62,950 $69,900 $75,500 $81,100 $86,700 $92,300
The Chester Housing Authority does not discriminate based on race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or familial status. We provide equal access to persons with disabilities to our programs, services and activities.  

THE CHESTER HOUSING AUTHORITY is the city of Chester’s largest affordable housing provider. We administer and manage approximately 2,400 units.

OUR MISSION is to provide quality, safe, and affordable housing for low and moderate-income households in a discrimination-free environment. In doing so, we strive to integrate CHA residents and developments into the neighboring communities and to serve as a catalyst for revitalization and development for participant families in the city of Chester, Pennsylvania.

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Free Training Opportunities

The CHA Resident Training Academy provides free online and onsite training opportunities for healthcare, technology and personal development. Visit the link below for more information or to register for classes. Learn More

Contact Us

Chester Housing Authority
1111 Avenue of the States
Chester, PA 19013
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Call 610-904-1111

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