Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI

2180 Terry Road, Jackson, MS

There are three waiting lists open now offered by Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI.

Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Waiting Lists

Waiting ListStatus
Multiple Properties Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Cade Courtyard, and Jessie Banks (Home) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
PHA Owned Housing Open Until Further Notice
Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Holmes, Madison, Rankin, Simpson, Warren, and Yazoo County, Mississippi Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Beechwood Estates, Downing Court, Hermanville Apartments, Oxford Court, Taylor Court and Valley Court Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Closed
Delta Circle and Fouce' Commons Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Closed
Lincoln Garden Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Closed

Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI offers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Family Self-Sufficiency and Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) programs in Claiborne County, Copiah County, Hinds County, Holmes County, Madison County, Rankin County, Simpson County, Warren County and Yazoo County.

Go to the Mississippi Section 8 Waiting Lists page or the Mississippi Public Housing Waiting Lists page for more nearby housing applications.

Open Until Further Notice: Multiple Properties Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Multiple Properties is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least March 2021, until further notice.

Please note: This waiting list is for the following properties:

  • Cedar Estates - Vicksburg MS, 3-5 Bedroom single family dwellings
  • Charley Patton Apartments - Edwards MS, Three Bedroom Units Only
  • Copiah Cove - Hazlehurst MS, Three Bedroom Units Only
  • Hickman Heights-Jackson MS
  • Lindsey Gardens PBV - Yazoo City MS
  • Magnolia Crossing - Yazoo MS
  • Meadowhill Estates - Hazlehurst MS, single family units
  • Mileston Apts - Tchula MS, 1, 2, 3 Bedroom Units
  • Payton Garden Apts - Pearl MS, Three Bedroom Units Only
  • Ridgewood Road Apts - Yazoo City MS, Three Bedroom Units Only
  • Rolling Acres - Vicksburg MS, 1-6 Bedroom single family & apartments
  • Sam Estes Apt - Canton MS, Three Bedroom Units Only
  • Sugarhill Apts - Port Gibson MS, Three Bedroom Units Only
  • Urban Court - Vicksburg MS, 1-4 Bedroom apartments
  • Waltersville Estates - Vicksburg MS, 1-4 Bedroom apartments
  • Windsor Estates - Yazoo City MS, 2 & 3 bedroom units located in Yazoo City MS
  • Woodcreek Homes - Canton MS, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom located on Frey Lane in Canton MS
  • Woolwine Court PBV - Yazoo City MS
  • Woolwine Ext PBV - Yazoo City MS

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website.

Sources: This information was verified by the the MRHA VI website on March 5, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental assistance in Vicksburg, Edwards, Hazlehurst, Yazoo City, Jackson, Tchula, Pearl, Canton, Port Gibson and Canton, Mississippi.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (601) 373-7040.

IMPORTANT: This is not the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. Section 8 Project-Based Voucher tenants are required to live in a specific apartment community or scattered site. After one year of occupancy, a Project-Based Voucher tenant may request to be placed on a waiting list to receive the next available Housing Choice Voucher or similar tenant-based rental assistance.

Last Updated on 03/29/2022.

Open Until Further Notice: Cade Courtyard, and Jessie Banks (Home) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

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

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Cade Courtyard, and Jessie Banks (Home) is currently open.

The MRHA VI is accepting applications for this waiting list from the earliest confirmed date of March 25, 2022, until further notice.

Please note: This waiting list is for the following properties:

  • Cade Courtyard - Jackson MS, Elderly
  • Jessie Banks (Home)

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website.

Sources: This information was verified by the the MRHA VI on March 25, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental assistance in Jackson, Mississippi.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (601) 373-7040.

IMPORTANT: This is not the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. Section 8 Project-Based Voucher tenants are required to live in a specific apartment community or scattered site. After one year of occupancy, a Project-Based Voucher tenant may request to be placed on a waiting list to receive the next available Housing Choice Voucher or similar tenant-based rental assistance.

Last Updated on 03/25/2022.

Open Until Further Notice: PHA Owned 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.

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI (MRHA VI) waiting list for PHA Owned Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least July, 2018, until further notice.

Please note: 

  • The head of household must be at least 21 years old.
  • These units do not offer rental assistance.

To apply, complete the online application here.

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via 601-373-7040.

Last Updated on 06/16/2021.

Closed: Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Holmes, Madison, Rankin, Simpson, Warren, and Yazoo County, Mississippi Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI (MRHA VI) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for three days in August 2015, and before that in October 2010. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online pre-application.

Please note: The head of household must have been at least 21 years old.

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website, or call the office at (601) 373-7040. 

Last Updated on 07/16/2018.

Closed: Beechwood Estates, Downing Court, Hermanville Apartments, Oxford Court, Taylor Court and Valley Court Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI (MRHA VI) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Beechwood Estates, Downing Court, Hermanville, Oxford Court, Taylor Court and Valley Court is currently closed. It is not yet confirmed when this waiting list was last open.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website.

Sources: This information was verified by the the MRHA VI website on March 5, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental assistance in Vicksburg, Jackson and Hermanville, Mississippi.

Last Updated on 03/29/2022.

Closed: Delta Circle and Fouce' Commons Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Delta Circle and Fouce' Commons is closed.

It is not known when the MRHA VI last accepted applications for this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website.

Sources: This information was verified by the the MRHA VI on March 25, 2022.

Last Updated on 03/25/2022.

Closed: Lincoln Garden Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for  1, 2, 3, and 4-Bedroom apartments at Lincoln Garden is closed.

The MRHA VI last accepted applications for this waiting list from March 9, 2022, until April 8, 2022. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the MRHA VI website.

Sources: This information was verified by the the MRHA VI on March 25, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental assistance in Jackson, Mississippi.

Last Updated on 03/29/2022.

About Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI

About the Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI manages 5,120 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following table summarizes types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH Non-Elderly Disabled
Vouchers 4,170 17 5 39 9 75
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $619 $400 $638 $1,035 $200 $578
Monthly Cost $2,579,371 $6,792 $3,188 $40,363 $1,803 $43,357
Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 15% having issued approximately 327 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 8 years and 5 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 41 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.7 persons and has a household income of $13,133 per year. 93% of households were very low income (VLI) and 67% were extremely low income (ELI). 32% of households had wages as a major source of income, 0% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 68% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

1% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 65% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 20% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 14% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

59% of households included children, 2% of which had two adults in the household. 58% of households with children have a female head of household. 93% of all households were headed by a female.

99% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 98% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI Housing Choice Voucher program, 23% include at least one person with a disability. 36% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 80% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

8% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 26% with 2 bedrooms and 66% with 3 or more bedrooms. 34% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI voucher holders in 2016 was $327 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $614. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $160.

1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI

Sam Estes Estates

101 King Ranch Circle
Canton, Mississippi

Low Income Housing Managed by Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VI

Lincoln Garden Apartments

4125 Sunset Dr
Jackson, Mississippi
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Rent Assisted

Downing Court, Oxford Court and Taylor Court

404 TAYLOR ST
Jackson, Mississippi
Call For Rent
1-3 BR

Mileston

45 Tchula Townhouse Drive
Tchula, Mississippi
Family & Senior

Copiah Cove

1001 John M. Hall Drive
Hazlehurst, Mississippi
Family & Senior