Dewitt County Housing Authority
100 S Railroad Street
Clinton, Dewitt County, IL

217-935-8804

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

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

The Dewitt county Housing Authority is now accepting applications for public housing for families and senior/disabled individuals.


The current wait list is approximately 3 months.

This is a first come first served and do not go by preferences.
The Dewitt county Housing Authority is now accepting applications for public housing for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To obtain an application please visit their office at 100 S. Railroad St., Clinton, IL 61727 to pick one up, or you can have one mailed to you by calling 217-935-8804.

Once you have received your application please call them at 217-935-8804 to set up an interview to finish the application process.

The current wait list is approximately 3 months.

This is a first come first served and do not go by preferences.

For more information please call the Housing Authority.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Dewitt County Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 245 affordable rental units.

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

Dewitt 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 Dewitt County Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2011 3/5/12 Plan
2010 10/7/10 Plan
2008 9/8/08 Plan
2007 8/14/07 Plan
2006 7/24/06 Plan
2005 8/17/05 Plan
2004 9/10/04 Plan
2003 8/25/03 Plan
2002 9/3/02 Plan
2001 7/30/01 Plan
2000 8/4/00 Plan