Macon Housing Authority

This housing agency serves Bibb County, Georgia.

Waiting List
Closed: Bibb County, Georgia Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Closed: 2, 3, 4, and 5 Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Anthony Homes, Inc Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: 1 Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List Learn More

Closed: Bibb County, Georgia Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Macon Housing Authority (MHA) last accepted Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from March 27, 2023, until March 29, 2023. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to call the MHA.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Elderly/Disabled head of household
  • Veteran's preference
  • Regular household

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

For more information, visit the MHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the MHA public notice on March 8, 2023.

Closed: 2, 3, 4, and 5 Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List

The Macon Housing Authority (MHA) waiting list for 2, 3, 4, and 5-Bedroom Public Housing apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from June 15, 2018, until an unconfirmed close date. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete an application on Fridays only at Macon Housing Authority Central Office.

The waiting list had the following preferences: Working, disabled, elderly, households with other types of income, and homeless households living in a shelter.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the MHA Public Housing page, or the MHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the Macon Housing Authority, as of April 22, 2020.

Closed: Anthony Homes, Inc Public Housing Waiting List

The Macon Housing Authority (MHA) last accepted Public Housing waiting list applications for Anthony Homes Apartments from October 9, 2023, until October 12, 2023.

There were three ways to apply while the waitlist was open,

  1. Print the paper application.
  2. Call MHA to request an application.
  3. Email MHA to request an application.

Once the paper application was completed, it was to be either:

  1. Mailed to the Macon Housing Authority.
  2. Email the application to MHA.
  3. Dropped off at the drop box located at MHA office.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Working Families
  • Disabled/Elderly Families
  • Homeless Families living in a shelter.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the MHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the MHA public notice on October 10, 2023.

Closed: 1 Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List

The Macon Housing Authority (MHA) Public Housing waiting list for 1 Bedroom units is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

For more information, visit the MHA Public Housing page, or the MHA website.

About The Agency

Macon Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 4,482 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

Monday 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday 8:00am-12:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

2015 Felton Avenue, Macon, GA

Visit Website(478) 752-5000

Section 8 Application Checklist

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How large is the Macon Housing Authority?

Macon Housing Authority serves 3,347 low-income households. The agency manages 3,646 Housing Choice Vouchers and 212 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Macon Housing Authority?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 67 percent of households served by Macon Housing Authority. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 90 percent of Macon Housing Authority households.

How many Macon Housing Authority residents are employed?

Working adults head 903 households and make up 27 percent of households served by Macon Housing Authority.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Macon Housing Authority?

There are 2911 female-headed renter households living in Macon Housing Authority housing. Households headed by females are 87% of those served by the Macon Housing Authority.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Macon Housing Authority renters?

Black 3,213
White 100
Hispanic 33

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Macon Housing Authority?

There are 870 households headed by seniors served by the Macon Housing Authority. Senior households are 26% of households in Macon Housing Authority housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Macon Housing Authority housing?

There are 669 persons with disabilities living in Macon Housing Authority housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 20% of households served by the Macon Housing Authority.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Macon Housing Authority?

The Macon Housing Authority is rated as a high performer by HUD.

HUD rates the performance of Public Housing Agencies. The department looks at physical condition of properties, financial condition, management operations, and use of Public Housing Capital Funds for improvements.

How often does Macon Housing Authority open new waiting lists?

Macon Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list was last opened on March 27, 2023 and closed on March 29, 2023.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Macon Housing Authority

Anthony Homes

1793 Wren Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31204

2009 Vineville

2009 Vineville Ave, Macon, Georgia 31204

Tindall Senior Towers

1855 Felton Ave, Macon, Georgia 31201

Hunt School Village

990 Kitchens Rd, Macon, Georgia 31211

A L MILLER VILLAGE

2241 MONTPELIER AVE, Macon, Georgia 31204

Tindall Fields I

1849 Tindall Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31201

Murphey Homes

900 A Street, Macon, Georgia 31206

Davis Homes

905 Main St, Macon, Georgia 31204

Mcafee Towers

1212 Gray Hwy, Macon, Georgia 31211

Pendleton Homes

3401 Houston Ave, Macon, Georgia 31206

Bobby Jones Shakespeare

3720 Maple Ct, Macon, Georgia 31204