Cocoa Housing Authority

Welcome to the Cocoa Housing Authority (“CHA”) where we provide quality affordable housing to low and moderate income families. CHA provides a stable foundation and opportunities for growth and development in a living environment free of discrimination. We believe that by fostering strong communities and promoting resident self-sufficiency we help improve the lives of the families we serve.

Latest News


Effective July 1, 2018,  as required by the
Department of Housing and Urban Development: Cocoa Housing Authority will have a No-Smoking Policy that bans smoking in all of its dwelling structures and on the property.

We are looking for Housing Choice Voucher Landlords  (Section 8).  We are seeking owners who would like to list their property with us.  Please contact us at 321-636-8535.

As of August 17, 2017,  Cocoa Housing Authority has stopped accepting Housing Choice applications for the Section 8 Program. Further Information; please call 321-636-8535.

We have a new Ross Program – ROSS is an exciting HUD funded program that empowers and equips residents in Public Housing with the skills, tools, resources and services needed to achieve economic independence, also known as self sufficiency.  Contact Hattie at 321-636-8535- ext 109 for more information.

Employment Opportunity


Please click here or contact Cocoa Housing Authority for further information.

“This opportunity is covered under Section 3 of the HUD Act of 1968”

Assistant Property Manager.

Cocoa Housing is seeking candidates with three years of increasingly responsible experience in managing LIHTC properties. Experience in PBRA, public housing and/or housing choice vouchers preferred. Affordable housing/apartment management credentials strongly preferred (LIHTC, COS, CAM). Job duties may include processing all applicant files for move in/recertification, obtaining 3rd party verification, confirming eligibility and preparing files. Salary range is $26,900-$45,100 based on experience.

If you are interested in this position, please see the career tab at the top of this page, for a detailed job description and application, and/or visit the office at 828 Stone Street between the hours of 7:30am and 5:00pm. Equal Employment Opportunity. Pre-employment background/assessment testing required.

Clerical Position

The Cocoa Housing Authority is seeking individuals with clerical experience to assist in day-to-day operations. Job duties may include clerical support, answering telephones, greeting and assisting walk-in customers, working with children and resident services. Starting pay is $8.10 per hour. If you are interested, please visit the office at 828 Stone Street between the hours of 7:30 am and 5:00 pm, to complete an employment application. Public housing residents, housing choice voucher residents and lower income persons are encouraged to apply. Equal Employment Opportunity. Pre-employment background/assessment testing required.


Public Housing waiting list is currently CLOSED.

Application for Housing (PDF)

Preferences Sheet (PDF)

Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently CLOSED.

Application for HCV-S8 (PDF)

Preferences Sheet (PDF)

  • Veterans participating in the Volunteers of America – SSVF Program
  • Individuals and families whose head of household is:1) Disabled (as defined under the Social Security Administration Act)AND2) Under the age of 62