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Housing Authority of Ruston

615 N Farmerville Street
Ruston, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana 71270

Housing Authority of Ruston is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of March 7th, 2021, Housing Authority of Ruston has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Housing Authority of Ruston serves Ruston.

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

Open Housing Authority of Ruston Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Housing Authority of Ruston Phone: (318) 255-3644.

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Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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

The Housing Authority of Ruston (HAR) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applicaitons for families and senior/disabled households.

The HAR offers one Public Housing community with 298 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from studios to 4 bedrooms.

There are two ways to apply:
  1. Visit the HAR to pick up a pre-application, located at 615 N Farmerville St., Ruston, LA 71270, from 8:00 am until 3:30 pm CT, Monday-Friday.
  2. Visit the HAR to submit a pre-application in person at the address listed above, from 8:30 am until 11:00 am; and 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Once the pre application has been completed, it can be dropped off to the address listed above, from 8:30 am until 11:00 am; and 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Be sure to bring these documents with you when applying: Social Security Cards and birth certificates for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income.

The HAR does have a preference for: Employed, elderly, or disabled.

For more information, call the HAR office at (318) 255-3644 from 8:00 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 (318)255-3644.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/11/2015.

About Housing Authority of Ruston

Representatives of Housing Authority of Ruston may be available by phone at (318) 255-3644. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Housing Authority of Ruston 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 Ruston

Eastwood, Fam, Maryland Pl., Eld.

1004 Lewis St
Ruston, Louisiana