Housing Authority of the City of Freeport

1052 W Galena Avenue
Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois 61032

Housing Authority of the City of Freeport is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of December 5th, 2021, Housing Authority of the City of Freeport has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Housing Authority of the City of Freeport serves Freeport.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Housing Authority of the City of Freeport Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Housing Authority of the City of Freeport 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 the City of Freeport Website: http://www.freeporthousing.org.

Housing Authority of the City of Freeport Phone: (815) 232-4171.

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Waiting List
The Housing Authority of the City of Freeport (HACF) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications.


The HACF offers three Public Housing communities.



There are two ways to apply:

  1. Pick up a paper application at the HACF office, located at 1052 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport, IL 31032.
  2. Complete the online application here.

Once the paper application is completed, it must be mailed to the address above. 


Important note: Applicants who have been placed on the waiting list must inform the housing authority immediately if your application information changes (such as contact information, income, and household members). In the case that the office sends a notice that does not get returned, or if application information is out of date, your name may be terminated from the waiting list. Contact the housing authority to find out how to update application information.


For more information, visit the HACF website, or call the office at (815) 232-4171.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (815)232-4171.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 10/24/2016.

About Housing Authority of the City of Freeport

More information about Housing Authority of the City of Freeport can be found on its website at http://www.freeporthousing.org.

Representatives of Housing Authority of the City of Freeport may be available by phone at (815) 232-4171. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Housing Authority of the City of Freeport 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 Housing Authority of the City of Freeport

Parkside Westview Home

110 N Sheridan Ave
Freeport, Illinois

Parkside Westview Home

643 N Waddell Ave
Freeport, Illinois

Hosmer Apartments

601 N Walnut Ave
Freeport, Illinois