Carroll County Housing Authority
525 3rd Street
Savanna, Carroll County, IL

815-273-7081

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

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

The Carroll County Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and elderly/disabled individuals.


This housing authority has one elderly/disabled community with 50 one bedroom units, one family apartment community with 24 units with 2-4 bedrooms, and 60 row homes scattered throughout Carroll County.

To apply for public housing you can stop by their office that is located at 525 3rd St., Savanna, IL 61074, or have an application mailed to you by calling 815-273-7081, during normal office hours.

Once you have completed the application it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above.  Please be sure to include copies of birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for all adult household members, with your application.

This Housing Authority does go by a preference, your application is accepted by date and time received.

For more information please call the Housing Authority during normal office hours at 815-273-7081.
The Carroll County Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and elderly/disabled individuals.

This Housing Authority has one elderly/disabled community with 50 one bedroom units, one family apartment community with 24 units with 2-4 bedrooms, and 60 row homes scattered throughout Carroll County.

This Housing Authority does go by a preference, your application is accepted by date and time received.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Carroll County Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 89 affordable rental units.

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

Carroll County Housing Authority is among the 32% of Illinois 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 Carroll County Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 9/30/10 Plan
2008 9/30/10 Plan
2007 3/2/07 Plan
2006 2/17/06 Plan
2005 2/7/05 Plan
2004 3/1/04 Plan
2003 2/6/03 Plan
2002 6/17/02 Plan
2001 2/5/01 Plan
2000 7/14/00 Plan