Housing Authority of the City of Harlem
Milledgeville
Harlem, Columbia County, GA

706-556-3025

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Housing Authority of the City of Harlem Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update July 17th, 2015.

The Housing Authority of the City of Harlem (HACH) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.


The HACH offers one Public Housing community with 44 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the HACH to submit an application, located at 140 E Milledgeville Rd, Harlem, GA 30814, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, on Wednesdays only.

Be sure to bring these documents with you when applying: birth certificates, social security cards, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The HACH does not have a preference. 

Qualified applicants will be placed by the date and time the application is received.

For more information, the HACH can be reached by calling (706) 556-3025, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Thursday.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of the City of Harlem administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 44 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of the City of Harlem is determined to be a Very Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 1 - 49 public housing units.

Housing Authority of the City of Harlem is among the 88% of Georgia 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 Housing Authority of the City of Harlem.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 3/23/11 Plan
2008 9/26/08 Plan
2007 9/12/07 Plan
2006 9/14/06 Plan
2005 9/2/05 Plan
2004 9/15/04 Plan
2003 11/5/03 Plan
2002 9/20/02 Plan
2001 10/2/01 Plan
2000 8/31/00 Plan