92% of applicants were employed at time of application.
85% of primary applicants are between 20 and 49 years old.
4% of applicants were unemployed.
4% of all applicants are disabled
29% live in FEMA trailers that are too small and have a departure deadline quickly approaching.
At time of application, 34% of applicants live in rented or mobile homes significantly more than the applicants can afford.
16% are forced to live in homes and apartments that are not safe.
An additional 15% are in some form of subsidized housing.
Who Lives In Habitat Homes?
Look at some of the places that Habitat Homeowners work!
Beau Rivage Hotel & Casino
The Grand Casino
Imperial Palace Casino
The Isle Casino
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Biloxi Public Schools
Gautier Middle School
Gulfport School District
Harrison County School District
Moss Point School District
Pascagoula School District
City of Gulfport
Boys & Girls Club
Gulf Coast Community Action Agency
Jackson County Civic Action Committee
Keesler Air Force Base
Keesler Federal Credit Union
Biloxi Regional Medical Center
Coastal Family Health Center
Garden Park Medical Center
Gulf Coast Medical Center
Gulfport Memorial Hospital
Lakeview Nursing Center
Ocean Springs Hospital
Singing River Hospital System
AT&T (formerly Cingular Wireless)
Pat Peck Nissan
The Salvation Army
I had a great time. Only wish it were a little cooler so we could have gotten more done. I was impressed with the NCCC kids. They were friendly, and more importantly, motivated. I look forward to getting down there again to contribute.
We are pledged to the letter and spirit of US policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin.
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