Union County Housing Authority
715 W Main Street
Lake Butler, Union County, FL

386-496-2047

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Union County Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update May 22nd, 2015.

The Union County Housing Authority is currently accepted public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.


This housing authority offers one apartment community with 122 units, ranging in size from 1 to 4 bedrooms.

To apply for public housing you must visit the housing authority to pick up an application, located at 715 West Main St., Lake Butler, FL, Monday-Thursday between the hours of 7:30am and 5:30pm, or you can request an application be mailed to you by calling 386-496-2047.

Once the application has been completed it must be hand delivered to the address listed above. Be sure to bring these original documents: birth certificates, social security cards, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members. 

This housing authority does not have a preference: Your application is placed by date and time received.

More information can be found by visiting the housing authority website at http://www.unioncountyhousing.com/, or they can be reached with any questions you may have by calling 386-496-2047, Monday-Thursday between the hours of 7:30am and 5:30pm.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Union County Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 122 affordable rental units.

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

Union County Housing Authority is among the 20% of Florida 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 Union County Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 3/12/10 Plan
2008 5/13/08 Plan
2007 2/28/07 Plan
2006 8/24/06 Plan
2005 6/6/06 Plan
2004 8/18/04 Plan
2000 6/1/00 Plan