The Housing Authority of the City of Canton

120 Faith Lane
Canton, Madison County, Mississippi 39046

The Housing Authority of the City of Canton is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of September 17th, 2021, The Housing Authority of the City of Canton has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Housing Authority of the City of Canton serves Canton.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
The Housing Authority of the City of Canton Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open The Housing Authority of the City of Canton 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.

The Housing Authority of the City of Canton Phone: (601) 859-4032.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 the City of Canton (HACC) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for families ands senior/disabled individuals.

The HACC offers one Public Housing community with 150 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the HACC to pick up an application, located at 120 Faith Lane, Canton, MS, between the hours of 8:30 am until 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered on Thursdays to the address listed above, between the hours of 8:30 am until 5:00 pm.

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.

The HACC does not have a preference. 

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time received.

For more information, the HACC can be reached by calling 601-859-4032, 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 (601)859-4032.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/03/2015.

About The Housing Authority of the City of Canton

Representatives of The Housing Authority of the City of Canton may be available by phone at (601) 859-4032. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

The Housing Authority of the City of Canton 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 The Housing Authority of the City of Canton

Joe Prichard Homes

201 Dobson Ave
Canton, Mississippi