The Housing Authority of the City of Richton

203 Walnut Avenue N
Richton, Perry County, Mississippi

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

The Housing Authority of the City of Richton serves Richton.

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

Open The Housing Authority of the City of Richton 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 Richton Phone: (601) 788-6231.

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Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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

The HACR offers one Public Housing community with 56 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the the HACR to pick up an application, located at 203 Walnut St., Richton, MS 39476, between the hours of 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Thursday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above.

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

The HACR does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: working families, elderly, disabled, or displaced by government action or natural disaster.

For more information the HACR can be reached by calling (601) 788-6231, between the hours of 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Thursday.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (601)788-6231.

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 Richton

Representatives of The Housing Authority of the City of Richton may be available by phone at (601) 788-6231. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

The Housing Authority of the City of Richton 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 Richton

Walley Rich Ritchie

342 Walnut Ave
Richton, Mississippi