Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority

1210 Proper Street
Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi 38834

Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of December 8th, 2021, Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority serves Itawamba County, Lee County, Monroe County, Pontotoc County, Prentiss County, Tippah County, Tishomingo County and Union County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Unknown

Open Tennessee Valley Regional 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.

Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Website: http://www.tvrha.com/.

Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Phone: (662) 286-8437.

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Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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

The TVRHA offers 12 Public Housing communities with 1,208 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the TVRHA to pick up an application, located at 1210 Proper Street, Corinth, MS, between the hours of 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the Public Housing property of your choice that is listed on the front of the application. Be sure to call the property before you hand deliver, there may be certain days that applications are not accepted.

Be sure to include these documents with your application: birth certificates, social security cards, proof of income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, the TVRHA can be reached by calling 662-286-8437 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 6622868437.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/03/2015.

Other Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Unknown: Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List
The status of this waiting list is unknown. If you have information regarding this waiting list contact us.

Last Updated on 07/14/2017.

About Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority

More information about Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.tvrha.com/.

Representatives of Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority may be available by phone at (662) 286-8437. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 12/08/2021, it is not known if Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority manages 1,516 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of September 30th, 2021:

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 1,478 4 12 22
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $415 $259 $348 $1,191
Monthly Cost $613,710 $1,035 $4,175 $26,202

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority

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 21% having issued approximately 78 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 years and 6 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 20 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.5 persons and has a household income of $12,508 per year. 93% of households were very low income (VLI) and 59% 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

5% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 61% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 18% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 16% 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.

61% of households included children, 2% of which had two adults in the household. 60% of households with children have a female head of household. 90% of all households were headed by a female.

72% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 71% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 17% include at least one person with a disability. 33% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 73% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

9% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 39% with 2 bedrooms and 50% with 3 or more bedrooms. 30% 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 Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $303 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $460. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $117.



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 Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority

West Hills ,

700 Beechwood Cir
Corinth, Mississippi

Hickory Oak Terrace

203 Hickory Ter
Corinth, Mississippi

Mimosa Willow Fort Robinett Corinth Scat

405 W Waldron St
Corinth, Mississippi

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9 County Road 8320
Rienzi, Mississippi

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324 E Winter St
Okolona, Mississippi

Pinecrest High Cir Parkview

120 Highland Cir
Guntown, Mississippi

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4 Wilemon Dr
Fulton, Mississippi

Meadow Park Haven Acres Coggins

3396 Brooks St
Tupelo, Mississippi