Housing Authority of Newnan

48 Ball Street
Newnan, Coweta County, Georgia 30263

Housing Authority of Newnan is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, and Moving to Work programs.

Housing Authority of Newnan serves Newnan.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Newnan, Georgia Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Housing Authority of Newnan Public Housing Closed

Other Housing Authority of Newnan Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Housing Authority of Newnan Phone: (770) 253-6461.

Closed: Newnan, Georgia Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Newnan (HAN) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from February 24, 2021 until February 25, 2021. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Live or work in Coweta County and have a member of the household who is disabled and between the ages of 18 and 61.

40 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HAN website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HAN on February 24, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Newnan, Georgia.

Last Updated on 02/25/2021.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Newnan (HAN) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to visit the HAN to submit an application in person.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

For more information, contact the Housing Authority of Newnan.

Last Updated on 11/10/2020.

About Housing Authority of Newnan

Representatives of Housing Authority of Newnan may be available by phone at (770) 253-6461. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

Office Hours

Open today from 9:00am to 4:00pm ET.

Day Hours
Monday 9:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-4:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-4:00pm
Friday 9:00am-4:00pm
HCV Portability Status

As of 01/25/2022, it is not known if Housing Authority of Newnan is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Housing Authority of Newnan Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of Newnan manages 87 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of September 30th, 2021:

Homeownership Family Unification Moving To Work
Vouchers 2 12 73
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $684 $930 $858
Monthly Cost $1,367 $11,156 $62,621

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Housing Authority of Newnan

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 13% having issued approximately 9 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 6 years and 10 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 72 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.8 persons and has a household income of $17,713 per year. 86% of households were very low income (VLI) and 60% were extremely low income (ELI). 46% of households had wages as a major source of income, -1% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 52% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

-1% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 63% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 19% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 19% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, -1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

59% of households included children, 6% of which had two adults in the household. 57% of households with children have a female head of household. 97% of all households were headed by a female.

95% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 92% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of Newnan Housing Choice Voucher program, 12% include at least one person with a disability. 26% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 22% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

2% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 36% with 2 bedrooms and 63% with 3 or more bedrooms. 40% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Housing Authority of Newnan voucher holders in 2016 was $431 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $1,194. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $218.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of Newnan

Milo Hunter Homes

58 Spence Ave
Newnan, Georgia

Sallie Jones Mordicue Homes

2 Cliff Cir
Newnan, Georgia

John Jordan Homes

128 W Washington St
Newnan, Georgia

Summit Point Apartments

257 E Broad St
Newnan, Georgia