Enterprise Housing Authority
300 Mildred Street
Enterprise, Coffee County, AL

334-347-2538

Section 8 Waiting List Status: Open Indefinitely

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Enterprise Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. This is what we know as of our most recent update on October 15th, 2015.

The Enterprise Housing Authority (EHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open. This waiting list is open indefinitely.


To apply, pick up a pre-application at the EHA office, located at 391 Mildred St., Enterprise, AL 36330, during normal office hours.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the EHA office at the address above, during normal office hours.

No preferences have been identified.

For more information, call the EHA office at (334) 347-2538.

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Enterprise Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update October 15th, 2015.

The Enterprise Housing Authority (EHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.


To apply, pick up a pre-application at the EHA office, located at 391 Mildred St., Enterprise, AL 36330, during normal office hours.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the EHA office at the address above, during normal office hours.

No preferences have been identified.

For more information, call the EHA office at (334) 347-2538.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Enterprise Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 149 affordable rental units. It also administers 190 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Enterprise Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Small, meaning it administers 50 - 249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Enterprise Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (44%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (56%) to that of all housing authorities in Alabama, Enterprise Housing Authority has a smaller proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in Alabama.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Enterprise Housing Authority scored an average of 92 points as of the last set of publicly available data. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2003 and a low score of 77 in 2007. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Alabama is 73.82.

Enterprise Housing Authority has an average score that is more than the average Alabama housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Enterprise Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 2/11/10 Plan
2009 12/19/08 Plan
2008 11/16/07 Plan
2007 1/18/07 Plan
2006 11/4/05 Plan
2005 12/17/04 Plan
2004 11/6/03 Plan
2002 4/9/02 Plan
2001 2/12/01 Plan
2000 4/5/00 Plan