Harlem Housing Authority

140 East Milledgeville Road
Harlem, Columbia County, Georgia 30814

Harlem Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of May 28th, 2022, Harlem Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Harlem Housing Authority serves Harlem.

Harlem Housing Authority operates in partnership with the Warrenton Housing Authority, Thomson Housing Authority, and Crawfordville Housing Authority as East Georgia Housing Authority Partners. Each housing authority uses the same application, but manages its own waiting lists.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Harlem Housing Authority Public Housing Open Soon

Open Harlem Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Soon: Public Housing Waiting List

The Harlem Housing Authority Public Housing waiting list for 3, 4 and 5-Bedroom apartments is opening soon

The HHA will accept applications for this waiting list every Wednesday from May 11, 2022 until further notice. 

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application available here.

Once the application has been completed, it must be returned to the Harlem Housing Authority, located at 140 E Milledgeville Rd, Harlem, GA 30814, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm and from 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm ET.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • An applicant who is a veteran with an adult family member enrolled in an employment training program, currently working twenty-five (25) hours a week, or attending school on a full-time basis. For applicants who are currently working, employment shall have been held for at least the past six (6) months. This preference is also extended equally to all elderly families and all families whose head or spouse is receiving income based on their inability to work.
    • Applicant with an adult family member enrolled in an employment training program, currently working twenty-five (25) hours a week, or attending school on a full-time basis. For applicants who are currently working, employment shall have been held for at least the past six (6) months. This preference is also extended equally to all elderly families and all families whose head or spouse is receiving income based on their inability to work
  • Displaced person(s): Veterans who qualify under VAWA, and individuals or families displaces by government action including persons residing in units declared uninhabitable via local code enforcement action or whose dwelling has been extensively damaged or destroyed as a result of a disaster declared or otherwise formally recognized pursuant to Federal Disaster Laws who are also veterans. B. Displaced person(s): Persons who qualify under VAWA, and individuals or families displaced by government action including persons residing in units declared uninhabitable via local code enforcement action or whose dwelling has been extensively damaged or destroyed as a result of a disaster declared or otherwise formally recognized pursuant to Federal Disaster Laws.
  • All other applicants who also hold a veteran status.
  • All other applicants.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the East Georgia Housing Authority Partners website.

Sources: This information was verified by the East Georgia Housing Authority Partners Facebook page on May 9, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Harlem, Georgia. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (706) 556-3025.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/10/2022.

About Harlem Housing Authority

More information about Harlem Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.egahousing.org/.

Representatives of Harlem Housing Authority may be available by phone at (706) 556-3025. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Harlem Housing Authority does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Harlem Housing Authority

Harlem Housing Authority Scattered-Site Duplexes

140 Milledgeville Road, Harlem, Georgia
Harlem, Georgia