Vermilion Housing Authority

1607 Clyman Lane
Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois 61832

Vermilion Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), and Family Unification Program (FUP) programs. As of August 7th, 2022, Vermilion Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Vermilion Housing Authority offers Public Housing and Section 8 Housing rental assistance in Vermilion County.

The Housing Authority of the City of Danville and the Housing Authority of the County of Vermilion merged into the Vermilion Housing Authority in 2020.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Vermilion Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Vermilion County, Illinois Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Vermilion Housing Authority Waiting Lists

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Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

The Vermilion Housing Authority (VHA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2020, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period:

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Vermilion County Resident
    Has a legal domicile in Vermilion County
  • Veteran
    Head of household has served in the United States Armed Forces and who was discharged or released from such service under conditions other than dishonorable
  • Working
    Head/Spouse/Co-head work a minimum of twenty (20) hours per week
  • Elderly
    Head/Spouse/Co-head is 62 years or older
  • Disabled
    Head/Spouse/Co-head is disabled
  • Displaced by Natural Disaster
    Fire, flood, earthquake or other federally declared disaster that has caused the unit to be uninhabitable
  • Displaced by Domestic Violence
    Displaced by domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking

It is not known how selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the HACD website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HACD on November 20, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Allerton, Danville, Fairmount, Georgetown, Hoopeston, and Rossville, Illinois. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (217) 443-0621.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/20/2020.

Other Vermilion Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Vermilion County, Illinois Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Vermilion Housing Authority (VHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from December 7, 2020, 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 the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Live, work, or attend school in Vermilion County
  • Veteran
    • Head of household has served in the United States Armed Forces and who was discharged or released from such service under conditions other than dishonorable
  • Working
    • Head/Spouse/Co-head work a minimum of twenty (20) hours per week
  • Elderly
    • Head/Spouse/Co-head is 62 years or older
  • Disabled
    • Head/Spouse/Co-head is disabled
  • Displaced by Natural Disaster
    • Fire, flood, earthquake or other federally declared disaster that has caused the unit to be uninhabitable
  • Displaced by Domestic Violence
    • Displaced by domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking

It is not known how selected applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, read the VHA public notice, or visit the VHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the VHA on November 20, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Vermilion County, Illinois.

Last Updated on 06/06/2021.

About Vermilion Housing Authority

More information about Vermilion Housing Authority can be found on its website at https://www.vermilionhousing.com/.

Representatives of Vermilion Housing Authority may be available by phone at (217) 443-0621. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of August 7th, 2022, it is not known if Vermilion Housing Authority is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 04/22/2019, Vermilion Housing Authority is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Vermilion Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Vermilion Housing Authority manages 472 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 Family Unification Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 355 5 22 90
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $498 $360 $1,307 $393
Monthly Cost $176,735 $1,802 $28,759 $35,413

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Vermilion Housing Authority

Churchill Towers, Madisonct., Carver Pkadd

101 E Seminary St
Danville, Illinois

Mer Che Manor

723 Oak St
Danville, Illinois

Fair Oaks Addition

901 Fowler Ave
Danville, Illinois

Beeler Terrace

329 Washington Ave
Danville, Illinois

Madison Court

215 E. Madison Ave.
Danville, Illinois