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The St. Joseph Housing Authority located in St. Joseph, MO
strives to provide Safe, Decent, and Affordable Housing
for you and your family.

Our Mission
SJHA’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. SJHA is working to strengthen the housing market to bolster the economy and protect consumers; meet the need for quality affordable rental homes; utilize housing as a platform for improving quality of life; build inclusive and sustainable communities free from discrimination, and transform the way SJHA does business.


New Website
Welcome to the new website for the Housing Authority of the City of St. Joseph, this is where you can find everything you need to know about the Housing Authority of the City of St. Joseph, MO.

   New VAWA Webpage (Click Here)

Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Learn about COVID Mortgage, Rent, and Housing Assistance Programs in Missouri here
Public Notice of Waitlist Closure
Effective August 1, 2024 @ 8:00AM CDT the following SJHA program waitlist will be closed- •
Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8) Due to current wait times for HCV vouchers exceeding 24 months.
Applicants already on the waitlists will not be affected and we will continue to process all applications based on when they were received.