Ottumwa Housing Authority

Waiting Lists

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Open: Ottumwa Housing Authority Public Housing

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

The Ottumwa Housing Commission (OHC) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The OHC offers three Public Housing communities with 359 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply:
  1. Visit the OHC to pick up a pre-application, located at 935 W Main St., Ottumwa, IA 52501, during normal office hours.
  2. Request that a pre-application be mailed to you by calling (641) 682-8369 during normal office hours.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. 

No documents are needed at this time.

The OHC does not have a preference. 

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the pre-application is received.

For more information, call the OHC office at (641) 682-8369 during normal office hours.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (641)682-8369.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 08/17/2015.

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About Ottumwa Housing Authority

935 West Main Street, Ottumwa, IA | Visit Website | (641) 682-8369

Ottumwa Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 596 low and moderate income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Public Housing programs..

Housing Authority Jurisdiction

Low-income housing managed by Ottumwa Housing Authority is located in Ottumwa, IA.

Households with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher managed by this housing authority must rent within its jurisdiction.