Topeka Housing Authority

Waiting Lists

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Open: Topeka 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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Topeka Housing Authority (THA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently open. Pre-applications are being accepted since at least March 2020, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (785) 357-8842 during normal office hours.
  2. Email the THA at to request a pre-application.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed to The Topeka Housing Authority, 2010 SE California Ave, Topeka, KS 66607.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the THA website.

Sources: This information was verified by a representative of the THA, and its website, as of March 18, 2020

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Topeka, Kansas. 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 (785)357-8842.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 03/24/2022.

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Closed: Topeka Housing Authority Section 8 HCV

The Topeka Housing Authority (THA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open from June 2015 until June 2016, and before that in June 2014. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were three ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Visit the THA to pick up a pre-application.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed or faxed.
  3. Request to have a pre-application emailed.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must have been mailed or hand delivered to the THA. 

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live and/or work in Topeka, employed, elderly, disabled.

For more information, visit the THA website, or call the office at (785) 357-8842 during normal office hours.

Last Updated on 06/14/2017.

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About Topeka Housing Authority

2010 Southeast California Avenue, Topeka, KS | Visit Website | (785) 286-7277

Topeka Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 2,094 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 Topeka Housing Authority is located in Topeka, KS.

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