Housing Authority of Morehead
200 Heritage Place
Morehead, Rowan County, KY

606-784-4314

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Housing Authority of Morehead Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update September 25th, 2015.

The Housing Authority of Morehead (HAM) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applicaitons for families and senior/disabled households.


The HAM offers one Public Housing community with 222 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from studios to 4 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the HAM office to pick up a pre-application, located at 200 Heritage Pl, Morehead, KY 40351, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above,  from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, call the HAM office at (606) 784-4314, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of Morehead administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 222 affordable rental units.

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

Housing Authority of Morehead is among the 66% of Kentucky 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 Morehead.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 12/18/09 Plan
2009 10/10/08 Plan
2008 12/5/07 Plan
2007 11/29/06 Plan
2006 10/13/05 Plan
2005 11/10/04 Plan
2004 11/14/03 Plan
2003 12/2/02 Plan
2002 12/4/01 Plan
2001 12/8/00 Plan
2000 3/22/00 Plan