Housing Authority of Richmond

502 Ellis Court
Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky 40476

Housing Authority of Richmond is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of October 28th, 2021, Housing Authority of Richmond has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Housing Authority of Richmond serves Richmond.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Housing Authority of Richmond Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Housing Authority of Richmond 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 Richmond Phone: (859) 623-1321.

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Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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

The HAR offers four Public Housing communities with 277 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from studios to 5 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the HAR office to pick up a pre-application, located at 502 Ellis Ct., Richmond, KY 40475 during normal office hours.

Once the pre-application has been completed, you must call the HAR at (859) 623-5968 to schedule an appointment to hand in the pre-application.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, proof of all income, photo IDs for all adult household members, food stamps award letter (if applicable).

The HAR does have a preference point system and they will go over them during the appointment.

For more information, call the HAR office at (859) 623-5968 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 (859)623-5968.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/25/2015.

About Housing Authority of Richmond

Representatives of Housing Authority of Richmond may be available by phone at (859) 623-1321. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Housing Authority of Richmond 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 Housing Authority of Richmond

B E Willis Manor

502 Ellis Ct
Richmond, Kentucky

Smith Village

410 Smith Vlg
Richmond, Kentucky