Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois

303 N 1st Street
Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois 62837

Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of December 5th, 2021, Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois serves Wayne County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois Public Housing Closed

Open Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois 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 County of Wayne Illinois Phone: (618) 842-9008.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Wayne County Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and elderly/disabled individuals.


To apply for public housing you must apply in person to 303 N. 1st St. #1 Fairfield, IL 62837, Monday-Friday during normal office hours. Please be sure to bring originals of birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for each adult household member.  Also, all adult household members must be present at the time you apply because fingerprinting will be done at the office.


This Housing Authority does not go by a preference system, your application is taken by time and date received.


For more information the office can be reached during normal office hours by calling 618-842-9008.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (618)842-9008.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/22/2015.

Other Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois Waiting Lists

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List
The Wayne County Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and elderly/disabled individuals.



The approximate wait time for public housing is 3-6 months.


This Housing Authority does not go by a preference system, your application is taken by time and date received.The Wayne County Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and elderly/disabled individuals.


To apply for public housing you must apply in person to 303 N. 1st St. #1 Fairfield, IL 62837, Monday-Friday during normal office hours. Please be sure to bring originals of birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for each adult household member.  Also, all adult household members must be present at the time you apply because fingerprinting will be done at the office.


This Housing Authority does not go by a preference system, your application is taken by time and date received.


For more information the office can be reached during normal office hours by calling 618-842-9008.

Last Updated on 05/22/2015.

About Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois

Representatives of Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois may be available by phone at (618) 842-9008. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 12/05/2021, it is not known if Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois 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 the County of Wayne Illinois Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois manages 22 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:

Standard
Vouchers 22
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $294
Monthly Cost $6,473

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of the County of Wayne Illinois

Fairfield High Rise

303 N 1st St
Fairfield, Illinois