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Hannibal Housing Authority

3614 Navajo Street
Hannibal, Marion County, Missouri 63401

Hannibal Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of January 25th, 2021, Hannibal Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Hannibal Housing Authority serves Hannibal.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Hannibal Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Hannibal, Missouri Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Hannibal Housing Authority 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.

Hannibal Housing Authority Website:

Hannibal Housing Authority Phone: (573) 221-7575.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Hannibal Housing Authority (HHA) Public Housing waiting is currently open, since at least April, 2019, until further notice. Waiting lists for a specific community or bedroom size may be closed.

To apply, complete the online application here. Applicants must also submit the information detailed on the HHA website here. Select the "Click for Important Application Information" link.

For more information, visit the HHA website here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (573) 221-7575.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 04/03/2019.

Other Hannibal Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Hannibal, Missouri Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Hannibal Housing Authority (HHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open in March, 2018. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were two ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Visit the HHA to pick up an application.
  2. Download and print the application online.

Once the application was completed, it must have been mailed or hand delivered to the HHA.

For more information, visit the HHA website here.

Last Updated on 04/03/2019.

About Hannibal Housing Authority

More information about Hannibal Housing Authority can be found on its website at

Representatives of Hannibal Housing Authority may be available by phone at (573) 221-7575. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 01/25/2021, it is not known if Hannibal 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 Hannibal Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Hannibal Housing Authority manages 129 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2019:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 128 1
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $354 $640
Monthly Cost $45,318 $640

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Hannibal 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 16% having issued approximately 9 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 5 years and 2 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 7 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.6 persons and has a household income of $10,227 per year. 100% of households were very low income (VLI) and 78% were extremely low income (ELI). 46% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 51% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

3% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 67% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 18% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 12% 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, 4% of which had two adults in the household. 57% of households with children have a female head of household. 86% of all households were headed by a female.

27% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 26% of all heads of households being Black and -1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Hannibal Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 18% include at least one person with a disability. 35% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 88% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

18% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 42% with 2 bedrooms and 40% with 3 or more bedrooms. 21% 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 Hannibal Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $223 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $496. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $88.

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 Hannibal Housing Authority


100 N 11th St
Hannibal, Missouri