Gallatin Housing Authority
401 N Boyers Avenue
Gallatin, Sumner County, TN


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Gallatin Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update August 5th, 2015.

The Gallatin Housing Authority (GHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The GHA offers one Public Housing community with 427 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply:
  1. Visit the GHA to submit a pre-application in person, located at 401 North Boyers Ave., Gallatin, TN 37066, Monday-Friday from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm CDT (closed from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm).
  2. Download the online pre-application here, then print and complete.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm (closed from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm), Monday-Friday.

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

The GHA does have a preference for: veteran or disabled individuals.

For more information, visit the GHA website, or call the office at (615) 452-1661 during normal office hours.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Gallatin Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 427 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Gallatin Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 public housing units.

Gallatin Housing Authority is among the 68% of Tennessee 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 Gallatin Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2011 10/21/10 Plan
2010 10/21/10 Plan
2009 11/17/08 Plan
2008 11/14/07 Plan
2007 11/13/06 Plan
2006 11/16/05 Plan
2005 10/25/04 Plan
2004 10/27/03 Plan
2003 11/18/02 Plan
2002 12/17/01 Plan
2001 12/21/00 Plan
2000 5/1/00 Plan