Pell City Housing Authority
110 32nd Street N
Pell City, Saint Clair County, AL

205-338-7012

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Pell City Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update December 18th, 2015.

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


The PCHA offers one Public Housing community with 78 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from 1 to 4 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the PCHA office to pick up a pre-application, located at 110 32nd St. N, Pell City, AL 35125, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Fridays from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm CT.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Fridays from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income.

The PCHA does not have a preference.

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the pre-application is received.

For more information, call the PCHA office at (205) 338-7012 from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Fridays from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Pell City Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 78 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Pell City Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units.

Pell City Housing Authority is among the 58% of Alabama housing authorities that only offer public housing. Section 8 assistance in its target area is administered by another nearby housing authority.

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

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 Pell City Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 9/2/10 Plan
2007 8/31/07 Plan
2006 8/10/06 Plan
2005 8/26/05 Plan
2004 11/1/04 Plan
2002 9/26/02 Plan
2001 10/29/01 Plan
2000 12/20/00 Plan