Trenton Housing Authority
128 Burnett Drive
Trenton, Gibson County, TN


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

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

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

The THA offers one Public Housing community with 209 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the THA to pick up an application, located at 128 Burnett Dr., Trenton, TN 38382, from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm CDT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above. If no one is in the office, you can place the application in the drop box that is in front of the office. 

No documents are needed at this time.

The THA does not have a preference. 

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the application is received.

For more information, the THA can be reached by calling (731) 855-1231 from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Trenton Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 209 affordable rental units.

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

Trenton 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 Trenton Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 10/6/10 Plan
2008 7/31/08 Plan
2007 7/25/07 Plan
2006 8/2/06 Plan
2005 7/27/05 Plan
2004 8/5/04 Plan
2003 7/22/03 Plan
2002 8/21/02 Plan
2001 8/17/01 Plan
2000 8/16/00 Plan