Housing Authority - City of Alton

PO Box 967
Alton, Madison County, Illinois
(618) 465-4260

Housing Authority - City of Alton is a public housing agency in Alton, Illinois that participates in the Public Housing program. As of December 14th, 2018, Housing Authority - City of Alton has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Housing Authority - City of Alton serves Alton.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Public Housing Open Indefinitely

Open Housing Authority - City of Alton Waiting Lists

Open Indefinitely: Public Housing Waiting List

The Alton City Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and elderly/disabled individuals. 


This Housing Authority has two apartment complexes dedicated to the elderly/disabled individuals and two apartment complexes dedicated to families, located throughout Alton City.


To apply for public housing, visit their office during normal business hours Monday- Friday, located at 2406 Crawford Ave., Alton, IL 62002.


Once the application is completed you must hand deliver it on Wednesday's only between the hours of 9am-5pm.  All adults in the household must be present.  Also, be sure to bring birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for 18 an older applicants.


This Housing Authority lists the following preferences that may improve your spot on the waiting list as:  working for 6 months, elderly, disabled, veteran, homeless, local, or training/education.


The wait time for public housing is approximately one year.


For more information the Housing Authority can be reached by calling 618-683-4791 during normal business hours.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (618)465-4260.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/03/2016.

About Housing Authority - City of Alton

HCV Portability Status

Housing Authority - City of Alton 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.


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