Greeneville Housing Authority
100 Cox Circle
Greeneville, Greene County, TN


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Greeneville Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update August 4th, 2015.

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

The GHA offers one Public Housing community with 324 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the GHA to pick up a pre-application, located at 100 Cox Cir., Greeneville, TN 37743, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm EDT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

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

The GHA does have a preference for: elderly, disabled, and working families.

For more information, the GHA can be reached by calling (423) 638-3111 from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Greeneville Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 324 affordable rental units.

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

Greeneville 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 Greeneville Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2011 6/9/11 Plan
2010 6/24/10 Plan
2009 6/1/09 Plan
2008 6/23/08 Plan
2007 5/17/07 Plan
2006 7/2/06 Plan
2006 7/2/06 Plan
2005 6/9/05 Plan
2004 5/7/04 Plan
2003 6/20/03 Plan
2002 6/17/02 Plan
2001 5/22/01 Plan
2000 7/20/00 Plan