Valdosta Housing Authority
610 East Ann Street
Valdosta, Lowndes County, GA


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Valdosta Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update October 19th, 2015.

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

The VHA offers four Public Housing communities with 536 units for families and senior/disabled households.

To apply, you must call the VHA to make an intake appointment at (229) 242-4130, Ext. 201 during normal office hours.

Be sure to bring these documents with you to your appointment: Birth certificates, Social Security Cards, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, call the VHA office at (229) 242-4130 during normal office hours.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Valdosta Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 4 projects which contain 536 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Valdosta Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium High public housing authority, meaning it manages between 500 - 1,249 public housing units.

Valdosta Housing Authority 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 (, 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 Valdosta Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 7/26/10 Plan
2008 6/27/08 Plan
2007 8/10/07 Plan
2006 7/25/06 Plan
2005 9/20/05 Plan
2004 8/16/04 Plan
2003 2/4/04 Plan
2002 11/15/02 Plan
2001 10/15/01 Plan
2000 10/31/00 Plan