Fort Scott Housing Authority

315 Scott Avenue
Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas 66701

Fort Scott Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of September 17th, 2021, Fort Scott Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Fort Scott Housing Authority serves Fort Scott.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Fort Scott Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Fort Scott Housing Authority 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.

Fort Scott Housing Authority Phone: (620) 223-4570.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Fort Scott Housing Authority (FSHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The FSHA offers one Public Housing community with 188 units for families and senior/disabled individuals, ranging in size from studio's to 4 bedrooms.

There are two ways to apply:
  1. Visit the FSHA to pick up a pre-application, located at 315 Scott Ave., Fort Scott, KS 66701, from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm CT, Monday-Friday.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (620) 223-4570, from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards, proof of all income, birth certificates, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The FSHA does have a preference for: Working, elderly, or disabled.

For more information, the FSHA can be reached by calling (620) 223-4570, from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (620)223-4570.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 08/14/2015.

About Fort Scott Housing Authority

Representatives of Fort Scott Housing Authority may be available by phone at (620) 223-4570. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Fort Scott Housing Authority 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 Fort Scott Housing Authority

Ks040 - 01

315 Scott Ave
Fort Scott, Kansas