Rogersville Housing Authority
902 Locust Street
Rogersville, Hawkins County, TN

423-272-8540

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

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

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


The RHA offers one Public Housing community with 204 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

There are four ways to apply:
  1. Visit the RHA to pick up an application, located at 902 Locust St., Rogersville, TN 37857, from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm EDT, Monday-Thursday; and on Friday from 8:30 am until 12:00 pm.
  2. Request to have an application faxed, emailed, or mailed by calling (423) 272-8540, from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Friday from 8:30 am until 12:00 pm.
Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. 

No documents are needed at this time.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, the RHA can be reached by calling (423) 272-8540, from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Friday from 8:30 am until 12:00 pm.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Rogersville Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 204 affordable rental units.

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

Rogersville 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 (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 Rogersville Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2011 7/21/11 Plan
2010 7/26/10 Plan
2009 9/10/09 Plan
2008 9/23/08 Plan
2007 8/30/07 Plan
2006 9/26/06 Plan
2005 8/12/05 Plan
2004 9/2/04 Plan
2003 8/14/03 Plan
2002 9/10/02 Plan
2001 10/1/01 Plan
2000 11/8/00 Plan